Parshuram Jayanthi Date, When is Parshuram Jayanti in 2017?, Parashuram Jayanti 2017, Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Tritiya, 28th April 2017
Jayanti means birth anniversary. Parshuram Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Lord Parshuram. He is the fifth son of Sage Jamadagni and Renuka. His weapon is parashu (axe). He is believed to be sixth incarnation of lord vishnu. Parshuram jayanti is observed on the Shukla paksha tritiya of the hindu month of Vaishaka. This year, Parshuram Jayanti falls on Friday, 28th April 2017.
According to Varah Puran, by observing a fast on Parshuram Jayanti day will reborn to become a great king. Every year, this festival is almost coincides with the akshaya tritiya. Parashuram puja is observed during the pradosh kaal on tritiya tithi.