RARE COINCIDENCE OF SHANI JAYANTI VAT SAVITRI AND SOMVATI AMAVASYA AFTER 30 YEARS 30th May 2022
A rare coincidence of Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri, and Somavati Amavasya is occurring on 30th May 2022, which is very important, and may be beneficial for humans, as Sarvartha Siddhi yoga and Sukarma Yoga are also occurring on the same day. On the same day, i.e. 30th May 2022, Saturn will be present in its zodiac sign Aquarius. According to the Hindu calendar, Shani Jayanti is celebrated on Amavasya of the month of Jyeshtha. In mythology, this day is assumed to be the birthday of Lord Shani, and therefore, it is celebrated and Lord Shani is worshipped on this day. It is assumed that Lord Shani governs the deeds of humans and gives results as per their deeds, and therefore Shani Jayanti is assumed to be special. It is said that, if a person performs prayers and worships Lord Shani, following all rules and procedures, then he can get rid of Shani Dosh, and Sade Sati. Due to the blessings of Lord Shani, one can overcome all the mental, physical and financial problems.
Special coincidence on Shani Jayanti
In 2022, Shani Jayanti is special in the sense that, this year, there is a coincidence of Somavati Amavasya and Vat Savitri vrat are on Shani Jayanti, and this coincidence is occurring after 30 years. On this day, Shani will be present in the zodiac sign Aquarius, which is governed by Lord Shani. Apart from this, on this day, there is a coincidence between Shani Jayanti and Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga also. This means that any person who performs prayers and worships Lord Shani may get his desired results.
Significance Of Shani Jayanti
Due to the coincidence of Somvati Amavasya, Vat Savitri Vrat, and Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga on Shani Jayanti, this day, i.e 30th May 2022, will be a special day. On Somavati Amavasya, people take baths in holy rivers, donate things, and worship their ancestors. It is also considered that, if people worship their ancestors on this day, it can reduce the effect of Shani Dosha. Shani Jayanti is special for those people who are suffering from Shani Dosha and worshipping Lord Shani on this day is considered fruitful. As Shani Dosha causes lots of troubles in a person’s life, therefore, it is always beneficial to take measures to get relief from such problems.
What devotees do on Shani Jayanti
According to mythology, worshipping Lord Shani, on Shani Jayanti is assumed auspicious. On this day, black things, such as black clothes, black gram, black sesame, and urad dal, are donated. It is considered that by doing such things one can get relief from the troubles which may be caused due to Shani Dosha. Also, Lord Shani is pleased and a person gets special blessings from Lord Shani. On Shani Jayanti, a mustard oil lamp is lighted under the banyan tree in the evening and mantras for Lord Shani are chanted. It is assumed that by doing such things, Shani Dosha in a person’s Kundli gets removed, and he/she can make economic progress also.
Muhurta of Shani Jayanti
Shani Jayanti is on 30th May 2022, Monday and there is Amavasya on this day, and Amavasya will start at 2:54 p.m. on 29th May 2022 and will continue up to 4:59 p.m. on 30th May 2022. Worshipping Lord Shani during this duration will be very beneficial and those devotees, who perform prayers, will get favorable results.
How to worship Lord Shani?
For worshipping Lord Shani on Shani Jayanti, devotes should wake up early in the morning and take bath. After this, remembering Lord Shani take a Sankalp for Vrat. Then lay down a black cloth on a small stool and put the Statue of Lord Shani on it. If it is not available, then betel can be put in place of the statue as a symbol, and bathe it with Panchmrit and Panchgavya. After this, apply sindoor, vermilion, and kajal and offer blue-colored flowers, shrifal, and fruits. Mustard oil and sesame oil are also offered to Lord Shani, and after lighting a lamp, Shani Chalisa, and Shani Mantra are chanted. As the last step, Arti is done and Lord Shani is asked to forgive any mistakes done in past.
Other yogas on Shani Jayanti
Apart from the coincidence of Somavati Amavasya and Shani Jayanti, two more auspicious yogas forming on this day, i.e. 30th May 2022, are Sukarma Yoga and Sarvartha Siddhi yoga. On this day, people bathe in holy rivers and worship the lord to get success in their works. Sarvartha Siddhi yoga will start on 30th May 2022 at 7:12 a.m. and will continue up to 31st May 2022 at 5:24 a.m. Sukarma yoga will also be there from early morning to 11:39 p.m. on 30th May 2022, and both the yogas are very good, and auspicious occasions are performed during this time.
Significance of Somvati Amavasya
Somavati Amavasya is a sacred day to Soma and has special significance also Lord Shiva is worshipped on this day. On this special day, people worship their ancestors and the tree of Peepal. It is assumed that Peepal protects against germs in case anybody is suffering from any disease. Another significance of this puja is that it brings prosperity and happiness to your house. It is also said that the Peepal tree is the place of deities and is auspicious on this day.
In all, it can be said that the coincidence of Shani Jayanti and Somavati Amavasya is very auspicious and people suffering from Shani Dosha in their Kundli can get relief from their troubles, if they worship Lord Shani, with proper procedure. As two more auspicious yogas are forming on this day, i.e. 30th May 2022, Shani Jayanti becomes very special and people performing prayers and worshipping Lord Shani will get good results and they can get rid of their troubles. While performing prayer and worshipping Lord Shani, it should be remembered that all the rules of Puja should be followed properly.
Article by: Jyotirvid Pawan Kumar