Nag Panchami is celebrated on the fifth day of Shukla Paksha and on this year Nag panchami on July 25. As per the Hindu festival, the devotees pray to snake or nagas and offer milk to the serpent god. The women worship the serpent god as their brother who stands by them during any obstacles.
Remember while worshipping nag devta on Nag panchami on July 25 that turmeric (haldi) is offered to the serpent god, agarbati is lighted up and sweets are offered to the nag devta. It is said that you excavate or start any construction today, it is a bad omen and no one should plough the earth on Nag panchami on July 25.
Apart from even ploughing the land today, it is inauspicious for even a threat to be inside a needle, offering tawa and iron pan on fire on this day is considered inauspicious. It is said that if you pray to nag devta on Nag panchami on July 25, the defects from Rahuls and Ketu can be removed from your kundli.
Nag panchami on July 25: Do’s and Don’t to follow on Nagpanchami
As per the Bhavishya Purana, nine serpents have to be worshipped today, you have to put a photo of nag devta on a wooden post, offer haldi, roli, rice and flowers to the devta with raw milk and perform aarti later on to please the nag devta.