India has always been a country of great people and scholars. Many prominent and great people have taken birth on this holy land of our country hence India is called the country of scholars. Maharishi Valmiki was one of those greatest people of our country. He was a saint and he was a man of simple life and high thinking. He was very knowledgeable as well as a man of great personality. He is very famous all over the country, because he was one of the greatest poets of the ancient period of India. So lets have a look at two different essays given below. I sincerely hope that this essay will be helpful in providing you maximum information about Valmiki Jayanti or Pargat Day. Maharishi Valmiki is one of the greatest poets of our country. He was the son of Charshani and Sumali. He was born in India only, but his date of birth is still in dispute, because no concrete evidence has been found about his birth so that anything can be said about his exact date of birth.
But including the time period of Ramayana, it is said that he must have been between the first century and the fifth century. His old name was Ratnakardah, but due to his great deeds, he became famous as Maharishi Valmiki. He is the most famous poet of our country.
Saint Valmiki has also been honored with the titles Maharishi and Adi Kavi where Maharshi means Great Saint or Great Sage, and Adi Kavi means First Poet. It is he who told us about the first verse or shloka of Sanskrit. He is also the author of the great holy book of our Hindu epic Ramayana.Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti also known as Pargat Day is one of the famous festivals of our Hindu religion. Here we can conclude from the word Jayanti that it is celebrated as the occasion of the birth anniversary of the great sage Valmiki. It is celebrated on the full moon day i.e. on the full moon day. There are many temples of Maharishi Valmiki and many Valmiki pilgrimage sites, which are decorated on the occasion of Valmikis birthday. Here the idol of Valmiki is decorated with flowers and garlands of flowers. This festival is celebrated all over India with full zeal and enthusiasm.
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