Bhrigu Maharishi Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Bhrigu Maharishi the author of the famous Bhrigu Samhita. The Jayanti day in 2016 is May 9. It is observed annually on the third day of the Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon) of Vaishaka month.
Bhrigu Samhita is one of the earliest works associated with Vedic Astrology.
Sagae Bhrigu is one of the Saptarishis or the seven great sages of the ancient world. Legend has it that he was the mind born son (manasa putra) of Hindu God Brahma.