Budh Puja is dedicated to Budh or Mercury – one of the Navgrahas. Budha Pujan is performed on Wednesday or Budhwar. In Shravan Month in
Maharashtra, Budh Puja is performed on all Wednesdays.
Budha Puja is considered highly beneficial for students and is believed to help in intellectual powers. The puja is also performed to help in attaining children by couples.
Shravan is one of the holiest months in a traditional Hindu calendar and numerous rituals and pujas are held in the month.
Special pujas dedicated to Lord Shiva are held on Mondays. Mangala Gowri Puja is held on Tuesday s and Brihaspati Puja is held on Thursday.