Samba Dashami Wishes
When is Samba Dasami celebrated?
It is celebrated on the 10th day of the Sukla Paksha of Pausha Masa or waxing phase of moon in Paush month (December – January)
Who is Samba?
Samba is son of Lord Krishna.
How Samba had a Leprosy cure ?
Samba was afflicted with leprosy. He was cured by the Sun as he performed 12 years of penance at Konark Sun Temple in Odisha before he was cured.
Science behind Samba Dasami
Sun Exposure-Little scientific view
SUN-Best Source of Vitamin D
Benefits of Vitamin D(Sunshine Vitamin)
Sufficient amount of vitamin-D is necessary for children for developing strong bones and muscles. Lack of this vitamin, children can develop rickets-a condition which causes weakness of bones,bowed legs. It happens when the bones can not take up enough calcium and phosphorous to make strong and healthy bone.So this vitamin helps body to absorb calcium and thus it can prevent rickets and osteoporosis.
So do expose your skin to the sun regularly