Vishwakarma Puja: A day to worship Deity of Universe architect
Vishwakarma Puja (the Festival Day of Vishwakarma) is celebrated on 17 th September . The festival is observed primarily in factories and industrial areas, often on the shop floor.
Vishwakarma is known as the divine architect of world. As a mark of reverence he is not only worshipped by the engineering and architectural community but also by all professionals. It is customary for craftsmen to worship their tools in His name.
Vishwakarma Puja 2009 is celebrated by all industrial houses, artists, craftsman and weavers. The festival is observed on the Kanya Sankranti Day (September) which follows the Ganesh Puja.