According to the Drik Panchang, Vishwakarma Puja falls on the last day of the Bengali month Bhadra, also known as Bhadra Sankranti or Kanya Sankranti.
The Vishwakarma Puja is celebrated on the birthday of Lord Vishwakarma, who is considered the divine architect. This day plays an important role in the lives of those who use any type of equipment to earn a living.
In the puja, people worship their tools in factories or offices and pray for prosperity. Vishwakarma Puja falls on Kanya Sankranti. This year, the day will be observed on September 17. According to the Drik Panchang, Vishwakarma Puja falls on the last day of the Bengali month Bhadra, also known as Bhadra Sankranti or Kanya Sankranti.
Date of Vishwakarma Puja
Vishwakarma puja will be observed on Saturday 17th September 2022
Vishwakarma Puja Muhurat
According to Drik Panchang, the Vishwakarma puja muhurat will start at 07:36 on September 17.
Vishwakarma Puja Vidhi
On this day, devotees place clay idols or portraits of Lord Vishwakarma at their workplaces such as factories, offices and other commercial establishments. Besides the idol, the equipment used in the workplace is also revered. They chant mantras, offer flowers and an assortment of sweets to the idol, and seek blessings.
The Dwarka of Lord Krishna is believed to have been built by none other than Lord Vishwakarma. It is also known as Biswakarma in many parts of India. Vishwakarma Jayanti is widely celebrated in states like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Tripura, Odisha, Assam, West Bengal and Karnataka. There is also a reference to Lord Vishwakarma in the Rig Veda. He is also revered and celebrated as the main god of engineers and architects or those involved in the field of construction.
(Edited by : Priyanka Deshpande)