Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti or Pargat Diwas is commemorated for the birth anniversary of ancient Hindu saint and poet Valmiki. It is one of the most pious fests of Hinduism. Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti is observed on the full moon day of Ashwin month. This year it will be celebrated on 9th October.
He is regarded as a treasure of Sanskrit literature. The epic Ramayana was first written by him in the Sanskrit language. The Ramayana is one of Hinduism’s most regarded texts today, according to the modern world. Maharishi Valmiki is regarded as a figure of knowledge, wisdom, and illustrious reputation.