Rishi Panchmi is praised with unfathomable enjoyment and festivity in ious parts of India and furthermore in Nepal. Better places have unmistakable significance for the festival. Generally, the festival is recognized to pay tribute to Sapta Rishis. As showed by Hindu date-book, Rishi Panchami is adulated on the fifth day of the Shukla Paksha Waxing Phase of moon in the Hindu month of Bhadrapada August - September.
In India, people pay their love to the Sapta Rishis – the seven sages – Kashyapa, Atri, Bharadhvaja, Vishvamitra, Gauthama, Jamadagni and Vashishta on the occasion of Rishi Panchmi while in a couple of segments of Kerala the day is similarly observed as Vishwakarma Puja.