When is Narasimha Jayanti celebrated 2022
When is Narasimha Jayanti celebrated in 2022 is given below? Narasimha Jayanti is a very important Hindu festival and it’s celebrated on Vaisakh Chaturdashi which is the 14th day of Shukla Paksha. Narasimha Swamy is the 4th incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Narasimha Swamy looks like a lion-man means his face was like a lion and his remaining frame is like a man. This Year 2022 Narasimha Jayanti will be on May 14th Saturday. The Narasimha Jayanthi starts with the sun rising on May 14th and it continues until May 15th. all the devotees of Narasimha Swamy will continue fasting on these days. On this day everyone will wake up early in the morning and will do the special pujas and pray to god. On this day some people will donate clothes to poor people. Check out more information about When is Narasimha Jayanti celebrated in 2022 is below.
Sri Narasimha Jayanthi Date on 2022:
Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Jayanthi falls on 14th May 2022 this year. Celebrations will be grandly on all Narasimha Swamy Temples.
Why was Sri Narasimha Jayanthi celebrated?
As per Hindhu Sanathana Dharma, Lord Narayana took an avatar of Lord Narasimha to destroy the demon king hiranyakashipu. Hiranyakashipu hates lord Vishnu because Lord Vishnu killed his elder brother hiranyaksha. then Hiranyakashyapa will pray for Brahma and Brahma will offer a boon ” he asked Brahma that no one not to kill him in the air and land and animal and has not to kill me and any living or nonliving things not to kill me” then Brahma will grants the boon then the Hiranyakashyapa will kill the people and he has ruled the people these things will hate by his son named Prahlada and he use to tell his father but he will not bother that one-day Hiranyakashyapa will think to kill the Prahlada his own son then the Prahlada will pray to the pillar then lord Vishnu by the Narasimha avatar he comes and kills the Hiranyakashyapa as we all know Narasimha is not man and animal he is a man-lion means head with lion and remaining body with the man. On the day of Narasimha Jayanthi, sree Lakshmi Narasimha swamy killed the Demon king hiranyakashipu. From that day, Narasimha Jayanthi is celebrated as a festival on Vaishakha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi every year.