Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Happy Guru Purnima 2018 Wishes,Quotes : Importance of Guru Purnima

Every year Guru Purnima is celebrated on a Full moon day in the month of ashadha of the shakha samvat. This day is celebrated by Hindus, Buddhists, Jains. On this special occasion, thousands of devotees meet their gurus to express gratitude toward them. There is a long history behind this day. This year Guru Purnima falls on 27 July.
The terms Guru consist of Gu-Darkness and Ru-Light. That means a guru is a person that removes all darkness of your path and brings light into your life. So this day is dedicated to all Gurus. In Nepal, this day is celebrated as teachers day.
On this Day Lord Buddha gave his first sermon after achieving enlightenment under the bodhi tree on the full moon followers of Buddha worship him on this day. Buddha said ” If you want to give instructions to other first direct yourself and then give direction to another person. Dalai Lama said that the enemy is a good Teacher.