Sawan 2022: Do not make mistakes in the month of Shravan, these mistakes will have to bear heavy consequences
Shravan month is going on. This month is very special for the devotees of Sanatan Dharma. In such a situation, it is very important for you to avoid some mistakes in the holy month. Tulsi has been given a special place in Hinduism. Tulsi is considered dear to Lord Vishnu. Having a Tulsi plant in the house is considered auspicious. There are many rules regarding Tulsi, which you must know.
How long should Tulsi be kept?
If you have kept Tulsi in your worship house, then it should be changed in 10 to 12 days. When basil leaves become dry, they should be changed. However, according to religious texts, the Tulsi plant is considered sacred. No matter how old it becomes, it remains sacred.
How many basil leaves should be kept?
If you keep Tulsi leaves in the house of worship, then many times people will ask you to keep two leaves or seven leaves. According to religious belief, two leaves should be kept. Although some devotees say to keep 7 leaves of Tulsi.
There are two types of Tulsi, which one to keep?
There are two types of Tulsi used in Hinduism. Ram Tulsi and Shyama Tulsi. Both have their own importance. Ram Tulsi is green in colour. It is also known as Bhagyatulsi. Apart from this, there is Shyama Tulsi. One who is dear to Shri Krishna. They are black and purple in colour.
Tulsi is not offered to every deity
Apart from Lord Krishna in Sanatan Dharma, Tulsi is offered to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi, but Tulsi is never offered to Lord Shiva. Apart from this, Tulsi is also not offered to Lord Ganesha. Tulsi is not offered to Shiva because Shiva is cursed.