Guru Purnima is a Full Moon day dedicated to one’s Guru. It is also called the Full Moon of the Guru.A Full Moon is a day for prosperity and divinity and on this day through the divine grace of Guru onecan receive merits worth several hundreds of hours of meditation,by simply surrendering oneself with love, respect and devotion to one’s Guru. The day is also celebrated to honor the birth of the ancient sage, Guru Ved Vyasa, who edited the four Vedas, wrote the 18 Puranas, the Mahabharata and the Srimad Bhagavata.
Who is a Guru?
Guru Brahma Guru Vishnu Guru Devo Maheshwara;Guru Sakshath Parambrahma Tasmai Shri Gurave Namaha;It means - Guru, is the creator Brahma; Guru is the preserver Vishnu; Guru is also the destroyer Shiva,Guru is the Absolute truth and happiness. I offer all reverential salutations to such a great teacher.