India is a country of fairs and festivals. It is the land of religious festivals during the whole year. Various types of the festivals celebrated in all of the twelve months of a year. In the year 2012 there are some following festivals will be time to enjoyment and joyous of happiness of the month of June.

Indian Festivals In June 2012:

  • 01 June – Kurma Jayanti
  • 02 June – Sani Trayodasi
  • 04 June – Jyeshta Purnima
  • 21 June – Rath Yatra
  • 24 June – Skanda Panchami

All of above are the festivals which will be come in the month of June, 2012. Among all of them some of are the most important festivals which are celebrated by the most of the people in India by various religion and casts.

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Importance of Vat Savitri Vrat In India :

Vat Savitri Vrat is a famous festival of married women of Hindu religion. This is the festival which most famous in North India and this festival also known as the name of Sbitri Brata in Orissa the state of Rajasthan. This is the festival which is observed as on the day of full moon in the month of Jyesta according to Hindu calendar. This is the festival which is celebrated by the married women.

Married women worship the Vat (In Hindi Barghad) tree with ritual acts in desire of a long and happy life of their husbands. They prayed for good fortune of their husband. There is a beautiful myth behind the celebration of this festival in India. It was the story of a person Styavan and his wife Savitri.

Savitri was married with the Styavan by impressing from him because he was most dedicated to serve his parents. But once a time “Narad Muni” told her that her husband will be dying after three days but she was so much loved her husband. To turn the written of lord she tried a trick against the “Yama” the lord of death. When Lord “Yama” was come to take the soul of her husband “Styavan” she also followed him. Fist of all Yama was ignored her but after a long time he asked to her why she is following him. Then she replied that I will not be live without her husband. Yama said it is not possible to turn the rule of nature or lord but I can give you three boons.

Savitri through a trick of third boon she desire for children of her and Yama said “Granted”. It was the trick which made this possible. Yama was impressed with her and give a year of time of life for Styavan. So it is the power of a women which can make any impossible into possible. Women followed fast that time and worship Vat and Savitri.

Vat Savitri Vrat in year 2012 :

In year 2012 Vat Savitri Vrat will be celebrated by women. This is the festival which will be most important for all married women to bring a chance for batter fortune of their husbands.

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