This festival is completely dedicated to Lord Sun and celebrate all across India. Since Lord Sun is considered the source of energy and life, he is regarded with great respect by the devotee. It is celebrated every year.
What Does It Mean By Surya Puja on Chhath
Chhath Pooja is one of the prominent Hindu festivals and celebrated all across the country. On this day, Lord Surya is worshipped by the devotee. Without worshipping Lord Sun, there is no value of Chhath pooja and it would not be considered accomplished.
The word Chhath associate to Chhathi Maiya who is the consort of Lord Surya. Apart from it, Chhath symbolized the number SIX as this festival goes to four days constantly. As per mythology, it is believed that Karna started this pooja as he was the sun of Lord Surya.
How Many Times It Is celebrated
This festival is dedicated to Lord Surya and devotee having great firm in Lord Surya always celebrate it with great enthusiasm. Saying would not be wrong that is one of the most difficult Surya Puja as it goes up to 4 days and strict fast rule and regulation re followed by all the devotees. They have to take fast without taking water for up to 2 days.