Bhageerathi Jayanthi is celebrated on 28-May-15, Jyeshta Shukla Dashami day. It is on this day, the very sacred Ganga river appeared on earth. As we know, King Bhagiratha succeeded in bringing this great Ganga from the heavens to the earth after a long penance.
Early morning snaana on this day is important wherever you are and remember to chant and pray Ganga, Ganga during the snaana.
Please chant the following shloka during snaana:
GangA gangEthi yObrooyAth yOjanAnAm shathairapi |
muchyathe sarva pApEbhyo Vishnu lOkamsa gacHathi ||
Gange-cha Yamune-chaiva, Godavari Saraswati |
Narmade Sindhu Kaveri Jale-asmin Sannidhim Kuru ||
And on this auspicious day whenever you get time through the day, keep chanting this mantra!
OM Namah Shivayai, Narayanyai, Dasa Harayai, Gangayai Namo Namah!!
|| Sri Krishnarpanamasthu ||