Magh Purnima (February 27, 2021) celebrates Guru Ravidas Jayanti.
Guru Ravidas Jayanti is Designated on 27th Feb
01 March 2021 Current Affairs:According to the Hindu lunar calendar, on the full moon day of the month of Maga, Magh Purnima (February 27, 2021) celebrates Guru Ravidas Jayanti.
About Guru Ravidas:
He is a 14th century saint and religious reformer of the Bhakti movement in Northern India. It is believed that he was born into a cobbler family in Varanasi. He is highly praised for his belief in one God and his impartial religious poetry. He devoted his life to abolishing the caste system and publicly despised the concept of Brahman society. His devout singing had an immediate impact on the Bhakti movement, and his poems were included in the Sikh religious text “Guru Granth Sahib”