Tulsidas Jayanti 2021 | Famous Saint and Poet
The birth of Mahakavi Tulsidas is celebrated on the seventh day of the Shukla Paksha of the month of Shravan. Tulsi Das Ji was a devotee of Lord Shree Rama. Tulsi Das Ji composed many compositions like Kavitavali, Dohavali, Hanuman Bahuk, Parvati Mangal, Ramlala Nahchhu, but the Sri Ramacharitra Manas composed by him means a lot to all the people of Hinduism.
Short details of Tulsidas Ji’s Life: –
The name of Lord Shri Rama is revealed as soon as Goswami Tulsidas ji is named. Swami Tulsidas Ji composed the Ramcharit Manas. He was born on Samvat 1589. It is believed that he was born in a small village named Rajapur in the Banda district of Uttar Pradesh. Tulsidas ji’s mother’s name was Hulasi and his father’s name was Atmaram Dubey.
After the death of his mother, he was abandoned by his father as an inalienable one. Therefore his childhood went through a lot of hardships. Maid took care of him. But when the maid also left him, he had to suffer a lot to eat. People also closed their gates as inauspicious. In such adverse circumstances, it was the struggle that saved their existence. Tulsi Das ji is the first poet in the world to call his creations as parents.
When is Tulsidas Jayanti 2021:-
On the occasion of this festival, we have seen an official holiday in few of the states in India. According to the Hindu Panchang, Tulsidas Jayanti is falling on 15th August 2021.
Tulsidas’s life changed by one thing said by his wife:-
Tulsi Das ji was married to Ratnavali. He loved his wife very much. He was very fascinated with his wife. Once his wife had gone to Maiden. In the torrential rain at night, Tulsi Das went to his maternal aunt to meet his wife. Tulsi’s wife Vidushi was a woman, she was very ashamed of this act of her husband. He taunted Tulsi Das Ji and said that
शरीर का मांस हड्डी तक, प्यार जितना तपोर।
तिसु अधो जो राम प्रति, अविसि मिटिहि भवभीति।
That is, if the love was with the flesh body, if the love was with Lord Rama, it would have crossed Bhavsagar. This talk of his wife changed the direction of Tulsi Das’s life. And they became Rama in devotion to Rama.
Tulsidas Ji got fame through Ramcharitmanas:-
Tulsidas ji had composed Ramcharitmanas and with this he also became immortal. His’s Ramcharitmanas is not just words but it has the power to end anyone’s suffering. Their different Couplets and Quadruped are used to ease the pain.
Swami Narharidas ji guided to Tulsi Das Ji:-
One day Swami Narharidas visited a village and there Tulsidas ji met with him. Swami Narharidas was inspired by him and he guided Tulsi Das Ji to the life ahead. This meeting became a valuable turn in his life. He not only wrote about the devotion of Rama in Ram Katha, but also imagined a happy society and showed people the way to live an ideal life.
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