Guru Purnima is an Indian and Nepalese festival dedicated to teachers in India and Nepal. This festival is traditionally celebrated by Hindus, Jains and Buddhists, to pay their respects to their teachers and express their gratitude. The day is observed to pay respects and express gratitude to teachers, Guru, Acharya(Your Pathfinder).
The festival is celebrated on the full moon day in the Hindu month of Ashadha. Thousand of devotees visit the famous Saibaba temple in Shirdi in Maharahstra marking the day. People from different cities across the country walk to the town to take part in the festival.
Guru Purnima Messages, SMS for Sharing
1.May you all become more successful than your Guru. Wish you all a Happy #GuruPurnima.
2.My gurus have been my torchbearers in chosen paths… My mother, my teachers, my coaches
3.May we never cease learning from our role models, teachers and people around us.
4.As you walk with the Guru,
you walk in the light of Existence,
away from the darkness of ignorance.
You leave behind all the problems of your life and
move towards the peak experiences of life.
Happy Guru Purnima.
5.Salutations to all the Gurus for imparting knowledge&teachings which are the lessons of life &for life
6.It is an incomparable journey where the Guru leads you
from the visible to the invisible,
from the material to the divine,
from the ephemeral to the eternal.
Thanks for being my Guru
“Happy Guru Purnima”
7.Guru Brahma Gurur Vishnu, Guru Devo Maheshwaraha. Guru Saakshat Para Brahma, Tasmai Sree Gurave Namaha.
8.May guru’s blessings Always shower on you Wish you a very Happy Guru Purnima.
Guru Purnima Legend and Tradition
As per Buddhists Tradition- the festival is celebrated by Buddhists in honor of the lord Buddha who gave His first sermon on this day at Sarnath,Uttar Pradesh, India.
As per yogic Tradition- Guru Purnima is celebrated as the occasion when Shiva became the first guru, as he began the transmission of yoga to the Saptarishis
As per Hinduism- Guru Purnima is celebrated in honor of the great sage Vyasa, who is seen as one of the greatest gurus in ancient Hindu traditions and a symbol of the Guru-shishya tradition. Vyasa was not only believed to have been born on this day, but also to have started writing the Brahma Sutras on ashadha sudha padyami, which ends on this day.
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Happy Guru Purnima on Twitter
all who influenced my life,positive way,teaching me,what I am today,lil lessons in life’s journey thru gems strewn my way!Happy Guru Purnima
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) July 19, 2016
On the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, may Guru’s blessings always shower on u.Have a blessed #GuruPurnima pic.twitter.com/z4jtOBqRhA
— Ravi Shankar Prasad (@rsprasad) July 19, 2016
On #GuruPurnima today HRM Shri @PrakashJavdekar to felicitate MPs who are from Academic background.@narendramodi @DrMNPandeyMP @upendrarlsp
— Ministry of HRD (@HRDMinistry) July 19, 2016
गुरु पूर्णिमा के अवसर पर शुभकामनायें। Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 19, 2016