What is the importance of Kartik Snan?
During this whole month of kartik people observe ritual fast by taking once a meal in a day till the date of Kartik Purnima. Kartik Purnima Snan is a festival for people who belong to Hindu religion in India. During that time most of the people not only observe a fast or take a royal bath but also engages themselves with various types of ritual and religious acts to earn good fortune.
Legend behind Kartik Snan :
There is a myth in Hindu religion that on this day of Kartik Purnima lord Shiva killed a demon named Tripura with the help of Lord Brahma and lord Vishnu. Demon Tripura was destroying the people and going on a bad path. To save people form Tripura lord Shiva destroyed Tripura.