Shani Amavasya in 2013
Shani Amavasya dates for the year 2013 are 9th of February and 8th of June. Shani Amavasya in simple term is the day when Saturday or Shani is the no Moon day. As the sky stays deprived of Moon in Amavasya and indicates darkness, Amavasya is not considered as auspicious. But, Shani Amavasya is one of those New Moon nights that are considered auspicious. Certain kind of tasks are always advised to be done during Shani Amavasya for favorable results. Shani Amavasya is that one day which is believed to be highly significant for the people who are affected by the influence of Shani. Planet Saturn is one of the most powerful planets according to studies of Vedic Astrology. Saturn teaches lessons of life to his native mainly through sufferings and pains. A person under the bad influence of Saturn will have to go through the worst phase of his life. Each sector of life such as health, finance, love and many more get affected and adversities might break the self confidence of a person.
Shani Amavasya is auspicious indeed but only for some sort of work like Shraddha and Shani Puja. Like all other Amavasyas, Shani Amavasya also does not give better results if any work is initiated. It is recommended for all to not to carry out works apart from Shani Puja and Shraddha on the day of Shani Amavasya.
Importance of Shani Amavasya
While celebrating Shani Amavasya in 2013, one should understand the significance of this festival. There are many rituals and prayers that are dedicated to the Lord Shani. Performing the rituals that are meant to please Shani on Shani Amavasya increases the value of rituals by 100 times. Any person can easily reduce the malefic effects. It doesn�t matter whether a person is influenced by Shani or not but almost everyone offer prayers in the respect of Lord Shani to please him.
Visiting the Shani temple is the basic trend followed by all the devotees on Shani Amavasya. It is not an easy task to please Lord Shani. The scriptures state that Lord Shani likes mustard oil. Along with prayers, people offer mustard oil to steal the blessings of Lord Shani. Many religious followers of Lord Shani can be seen on roads who go door to door so that people could make some donation in the name of Lord Shani. It is the way of commemorating Lord Shani. Pleased or delighted Shani can bless a person with vast happiness and a complete life. Therefore, it is very auspicious to worship Lord Shani on the day of Shani Amavasya. The troubles of person start to get disappear and the person is left with hurdles free life.
People, on whom the Shani Sade Sati or Dhaiyaa is going on must perform rituals that delight Lord Shani. There life is already destined to go through tough times but worshipping Lord Shani on this very day can prove to be extremely beneficial. All the experienced priests advice the Shani influenced people to surely worship on the day of Shani Amavasya in any case.
Planet Shani (Saturn)
Planet Saturn is rigid and the temper of Shani rises easily. Saturn is slower moving planet and due to this it has very intense effect on the individuals. It stays for almost seven and half year in a single Zodiac sign and affects three signs all together. Also has some effects on the other signs too depending upon its position. Saturn is not a planet that deals with a person in a patient manner but it emphasizes on taking test of a person at each step.
The myth related to planet Saturn goes like that the planet Saturn only has negative effects on its natives. But, most of the people are unaware of the fact that the if the Saturn is positive then a person can become a king in a very short span of time. It is all just the matter of time and position of Saturn in one�s birth chart.
You can be the creator of your own destiny. The most auspicious day to please Lord Shani is right in front of you. Therefore, get ready and make it sure to worship the Lord Shani on the day of Shani Amavasya in 2013.