Dussehra is also known as Vijayadashami. Dussehra is the Major festival of Hindu. It is observed on the tenth day of the Navratri. Dussehra falls in the Georgian month of September and October. This year Dussehra is falling on the 25 of October.
Dussehra is celebrated All over India. Dussehra is celebrated Differently As per Different regions of India. This year due to the COVID-19 celebration of Dussehra is banned in India.
Meaning Of Vijayadashami:- Vijayadashami Consist of Two words Vijaya means Victory and Dashami means Tenth. The name itself suggests Victory over the devil on the Tenth day of the festival.
Importance of Dussehra
According to Ramayan On this day, Ravan kidnapped Sita’s wife of ram.Ram request Ravan to release her but Ravan refused the request this leads to war between ram and Ravan. Ravan received a boon from Lord Bramha he could not be killed by God, No one can kill Ravan. He has ten heads.
Day by Day the pester of Ravan increased. So Lord Vishnu incarnates as Ram.Ram killed Ravan ends the Devil raj. Finally big victory over the Devil so this Day is celebrated as Vijayadashami.
According to Mahabharat on this day battle start between Arjun and the entire kuru Army. A battle between Kaurav and Pandavas. Arjun alone defeated the entire kuru army it was called Arjun’s day. So this day is celebrated as the Dusshera.
Celebration of Dussehra in Different Region
In Northern India Dussehra is celebrated in honor of ram.Ram Lila and drama is performed on the ground. Artist gives a performance on the stage.
In Southern, India Dussehra has celebrated in a variety of ways. The celebration starts with Durga puja and lighting up the temple.
Mysore Dussehra festival is most popular across India. In Mysore, People from all over the world will be gathered in Mysore palace. Mysore Dussehra festival organized for the past four Centuries.
In Western India Durga’s Image immersed in the water on this day.In Gujarat Effigies of Ravan Burnt.
In Eastern India, This day is observed as the Bijoya Dashami.Image of Durga Immersed in water.
The first festival season of festivities is finally over in India and Now we are celebrating Dussehra today. some people observed fast on these 9 days, and others simply dressed up and felt good about themselves, but what is important for this festival holds special importance, and before you start your Dussehra on a note, here are some collections of messages and quotes for you to share to your loved ones, friends, family members so that you can make their day too. This Time Ninth Day of Navaratri and Dussehra both are observed on one day.
Messages For Dussehra:-
- D – Devil in
U – Your life by giving you
S – Splendid
S – Sparkling
E – Energy which brings
H – Happiness
R – Riches
A – Abundance
- May good triumph over evil,
May you achieve the strength and Faith to follow the path of success.
Happy Dussehra to all!
- Lakshmi ka Hath ho,
Saraswati ka Sath ho,
Ganesh ka niwas ho,
aur maa durga ke ashirwad se aapake jeevan mai prakash hi prakash ho …. .
Happy Vijaya Dashami.
- May this Dussehra bring you lots of joy, success, and prosperity, and may your worries burn away with the effigy of Ravana. Wishing you a year full of smiles and happiness.
- A time for celebration,
A time for victory of good over bad,
A time when the world sees the example of the power of good.
Let us continue the same true spirit.
- Everyday sun rise to give us a message –
‘Darkness will always be beaten by light’.
Let us follow the same natural rule and
Enjoy the festival of good over evil.
- As the candlelight flame,
your life may always be happy.
As the mountain high,
you move without shy.
As sunshine creates morning glory
the fragrance fills years as flory.
All darkness is far away,
as light is on its way.
Wishing you all a Happy Dussehra!
- Troubles as light as Air,
Love as deep as Ocean,
Friends as Solid as Diamonds,
Success is as bright as Gold.
May you bless all these.
- On this auspicious occasion, I wish the color, bliss, and beauty of this festival
be with you throughout the year!
- An auspicious day to start with any good work.
It was today that good won victory over bad.
May this day clear all hurdles of your life and start a new era of well-being.