Guru Purnima 2021 July 24 Vyasa Purnima

Guru Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day in the Hindu month of Ashadha. Guru Purnima is a traditional festival dedicated to express gratitude and respect for their spiritual and academic teachers. In 2021, Guru Purnima or Vyasa Purnima is celebrated on July 24.

Guru Purnima is also called Vyasa Purnima as it is the birth anniversary of Veda Vyasa. Veda Vyasa is well known as the author of Hindu epic Ramayana. The festival is also celebrated by Buddhists in the honor of Gautama Buddha to commemorate the day when Buddha gave his first sermon at Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Guru Purnima - Vyasa Purnima

2022 Guru Purnima

Next year, Guru Purnima fesival is on Tuesday, July 13, 2022.