Datta Jayanthi Celebrations Dec 1, 2009
DATTATREYA JAYANTHI / PURNIMA
Dec 1st Tuesday
Lord Dattatreya was born on the full moon day of Margaseersha Month and this year Datta Jayanthi Celebrations was celebrated on Dec 1st.
Sri Satyanarayana Vrata was performed followed by Lord Dattatreya Puja. Mahaprasad Dinner was served to all devotees.
Datta / Audumbara Deeksha
Is a special deeksha(fasting ritual) to please Lord Dattatreya and can be done for 1,3,5,7,9,16,21 or 40 days.
1. Cooked food should be taken once a day only. It should not contain salt, chillies, curds or any sour ingredients.