This is a festival which is commemorated to mark the birth of Lord Vishwakarma who is the creator of the universe. Also known as Biswakarma Day or Vishwakarma Jayanti, this festival is celebrated on 17th September every year with great joy in the states like Karnataka, Assam, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. On this day, people working in factories and industrial areas pray for safe working conditions and success in their respective fields. The workers worship their tools besides worshipping Lord Vishwakarma.
Importance of this day
Vishwakarma Puja is an auspicious day for the followers of Hinduism. On this day, Lord Vishwakarma is honoured and worshipped. In the Rig Veda, his contributions have been briefed. The community of workers celebrate this festival with great joy.