Follow these 7 rules in the month of Kartik, you will get immense wealth and prosperity.
The month of Kartik has special significance in Hindu mythology and ancient texts. According to religious scriptures, fasting and penance are of special importance during this entire month of Kartik. The Puranas say that Lord Narayana spoke to Brahma, Brahma to Narada and Narada to Maharaj Prithu in reference to the overall greatness of the month of Kartik.
In the month of Kartik, these 7 rules are taken as the principal, which results in good results and all desires are fulfilled. These 7 rules are as follows: Candlestick:
According to the scriptures, the most important task in the month of Kartik is to light a lamp. During this month, lamps are lit in rivers, ponds, lakes etc. Doing so will lead to the attainment of virtue.
During this month, special importance is given to the worship and consumption of Tulsi. Although it is best to consume and worship Tulsi every month, it is still considered auspicious to worship Tulsi in Kartik.
Sleeping on the floor:
Sleeping on the ground is considered to be the third biggest task of the month of Kartik. Sleeping on the floor brings a sense of contentment to the mind and eliminates other disorders.
Do not apply oil:
Only once in the month of Kartik, on the day of Narak Chaturdashi (Kartik Krishna Chaturdashi), oil should be applied on the body. Applying oil on other days is prohibited in the month of Kartik.
Prohibition of eating dal:
Do not eat meat, lentils, gram, peas etc. in the month of Kartik.
Observance of celibacy:
Observance of celibacy in the month of Kartik is considered very important. Failure to do so will result in guilt on the part of the husband and wife.
Those who fast in the month of Kartik should behave like an ascetic, that is, speak less, do not slander or dispute with anyone, keep restraint in mind, etc.