Guru Purnima is a national festival celebrated all over India and this festival is dedicated to the Guru of this world. Guru here does not mean God but it means a teacher who teaches his disciples about the good deeds and the bad deeds. If we have a look at the calendar for this year then the Guru Purnima 2018 date is the 9th of July which is a Sunday. The festival of guru purnima started centuries back, probably during the ancient times when people actually worshiped the Guru Vyasa who was the writer of the 4 vedas. However in today’s world people celebrate this festival as a mark of worshiping their teacher and showing their gratitude and love towards them. Teaching as we know is a very hard job and that is the main reason why Indians celebrate this festival with so much gust and galore.
Guru Purnima 2018 Date : When is Guru Purnima Festival?
In 2016 Guru Purnima was on 19th July.
In 2017 Guru Purnima was on 9th July.
In 2018 Guru Purnima is on 27th July.