Varaha Jayanti Friday 21st August 2020
Varaha Jayanti is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Lord Vishnu in Varaha form, which was the third incarnation of Lord Vishnu during Satya Yuga. Lord Vishnu temples perform special puja on the occasion of Varaha Jayanti.
It is believed that worshipping Lord Varaha Swamy brings all kinds of happiness, health and wealth to the devotee. Half boar half-human Varaha had defeated Hiranyaksha and destroyed all evils. Thus, devotees worship him and pray for goodness to prevail.