Omkar Panchami is the birth anniversary day of Thakur Sitaramdas Omkarnath. He was the head of Akhil Bharat Jaiguru Samraday. Omkar Panchami 2017 date is February 15. His birth anniversary is annually observed on Phalgun Krishna Paksha Panchami as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North. In 2017, it is the 125th birth anniversary of Thakur Sitaramdas Omkarnath.
Thakur Sitaramdas Omkarnath is believed to have had darshan of Lord Shiva.
He gave spiritual initiation to millions of devotees, founded more than 75 ashrams, and wrote more than 200 spiritual books.
The main rituals are observed at Mahamilan Math, the Headquarters of Akhil Bharat Jaiguru Samraday.
On the day special Puja will be arranged at 8.01am, Thakur's Birth moment, followed by daylong celebrations.
There will be Naam, Dharma sabha, devotional songs, and many other celebrations, and Prasadam will be distributed at noon.