Guru Purnima is an Indian festival dedicated to spiritual and academic teachers. The festival is celebrated on the full moon day (Purnima) in the Hindu month of Ashadha (June–July) of the Shaka Samvat, which is the known as Hindu calendar in India. The celebration is marked by ritualistic respect to the Guru, Guru Puja. Guru is one who dispels darkness of ignorance.
Even parent is a Guru as they are the best Teacher /Guru to a child. Guru is the one who acts as the link between the God and the human soul. And having a Guru in your life is a must. Guru is the one who teaches about life, spirituality, gives knowledge, and finally, guides a person to reach God. On this day, one should pray Parents, Teachers and seek their blessings.