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Festivals of Surya

  1. Ratha Saptami (Magha Shukla Paksha Saptami)
  2. Chhath Puja (Karthik Shukla Paksha Shasthi)


Ratha Saptami:

  • Ratha Saptami is the day in which the Sun God (Surya) is worshipped. Ratha Saptami falls on the Magha Shukla Paksha Saptami.
    - Aditya Hridayam (Valmiki Ramayana)
    - Suryashtakam





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    Chhath Puja:

    Sri Surya Chhath Puja is the festival worshipping the Sun God (Surya) for sustaining the lives of living beings on earth. Chhath Puja falls on the Karthik Shukla Paksha Shasthi.

    Refer to:
    - Stotras of Sri Suryadeva


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    Tridevis: Saraswati - (Lakshmi - Tulasi - Bhoomi) - Parvati
    Others: Murugan - Surya - Ganga - Yamuna - Narmada - Others
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