Today, Friday, 17th September, the festival of Vishwakarma Puja is being celebrated all over the country. Kanya Sankranti will also be celebrated as the sun is entering Virgo on this day. Also, this time the yoga of worship of Lord Vishwakarma is being formed in Savarth Siddhi Yoga. Along with Vishwakarma Jayanti, Vaman Jayanti and Parivartini Ekadashi will also be celebrated on this day.
Why is this day used to worship machines in industries, factories?
Devashilpi Baba Vishwakarma is known as the world's first engineer and architect. Machines are worshipped in industries, factories on the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja on 17th September every year. On the day of Vishwakarma Puja, Vishwakarma is worshiped in factories, workshops, masons, craftsmen, and industrial houses.
Why is worship done in factories on this day?
Lord Vishwakarma is also known as the first engineer in the world. According to religious beliefs, Lord Vishwakarma was the architect and engineer of the deities. On this day, all types of machines including machines of industrial factories are worshipped. According to beliefs, Lord Vishwakarma is the God who has been the god of creation every time. All the things that are creative in the whole world, which lead to life, are the gift of Lord Vishwakarma. Gratitude is expressed by worshiping Lord Vishwakarma.
The auspicious time of worship:-
On Friday, September 17, from 6:07 am to September 18, on Saturday, the time of worship is from 3:36 pm.