Basant Panchami is celebrated on the Panchami in the bright moon phase of the month of Magha. This date is exactly 40 days prior to Holi, which is said to be the official spring festival in India. Vasant Panchami is celebrated, mainly by Hindus across the world, and is a popular festivity in the neighbouring country of Nepal as well. South Indians also enjoy celebrating this day as Sri Panchami. Vasant Panchami is said to be dedicated to the Goddess of knowledge, power and enlightenment - Goddess Saraswati. Some people also take this opportunity to share Vasant Panchami 2021 wishes and messages, Happy Vasant Panchami WhatsApp Stickers and Vasant Panchami Facebook Status Pictures with family and friends.