Kojagari Lakshmi Puja 2014

Goddess Lakshmi

Kojagari Lakshmi Puja 2014, Kojagari Purnima Vrat 2014 date, when is Kojagara Lakshmi Pujan in 2014? Kojagari Lakshmi Puja (Kojagara Purnima Vrata) is an auspicious vrata dedicated to Goddess Mahalakshmi mainly performed in Bengal, Odisha, Maharashtra, Bihar and some other North Indian states. In 2014, Kojagari Lakshmi Puja date is October 7. This year’s puja […]

Kumar Purnima 2014 (Sharad Poornima) in Orissa

Kumar Purnima is the festival celebrated on the full moon day during Ashwina month in Orissa. In 2014, Kumar Purnima date is October 8. On this day, unmarried girls and boys worship Janha Mamu (the Moon God). This puja is also called as Kaumudi Puja. Kaumudi is the other name of Moon. Kumar Purnima is […]

Chandra Darshan October 2014 (Kartik Month Chandra Darshanam)

October 25, 2014 is Chandra Darshan (Kartik Month Chandra Darshanam). It falls in Kartik Month (Karthika Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. And it falls in Aippasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Thulam Month of Malayalam calendar and Kartik Month of Bengali Panjika and Kartik Month in Nepali calendar. The Chandra […]

Dhanvantari Jayanti 2014

Dhanvantari Jayanthi (Dhanvanthari Jayanti or Dhanwantari Jayanti), birthday of Lord Dhanvanthari, is observed on the third day during Diwali festival.  In 2014, Dhanvantari Jayanti date is October 21. It is also known as Dhantrayodashi or Dhanwantari Triodasi or Dhanteras. On the day of Dhan teras people worship Goddess Mahalaxmi, the Goddess of wealth and prosperity, […]

Govatsa Dwadashi 2014, Nandini Vrat

Govatsa Dwadashi (Nandini Vrat) is observed on Krishna paksha Dwadashi in Kartik Month as per North Indian calendars. In 2014, Govatsa Dwadasi date is October 20. As per other calendars, this festival falls on Krishna Dwadasi day in Ashwin month. This fast observed by women for longer life of their sons. The legend and the […]

Vasubaras 2014, Vasu Baaras during Diwali in Maharashtra

Vasubaras or Vasu Baaras marks the beginning of Diwali festival in Maharashtra. In 2014, Vasubaras date is October 20. It is celebrated as Vaag Baaras in Gujarat.  This festival is celebrated in honor of cows. The thithi to celebrate Vasubaras is Krishna Paksha Dwadashi in Ashwin month. This day is also known as Govatsa Dwadasi […]

Madhvacharya Jayanti 2014

Madhvacharya Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Sri Madhvacharya, who is also known as Purna Prajna and Ananda Tirtha. In 2014, Madhvacharya Jayanti date is October 4. Popularly known as the ‘Dvaita Siddhanta Kartha’, who proposed and spread dualism, Dvaita school of Hindu philosophy, Madhvacharya was an important philosopher during Bhakti Movement. Sri Madhvacharya was […]

Vijayadasami Vijay Muhurat 2014, Auspicious Time on Dussehra

Vijayadasami Vijay Muhurat is an auspicious time on Dussehra festival. In 2014, Dussehra date is October 3, Friday. Though the whole day of Vijaya Dashami is considered as auspicious, Vijay Muhurat is even more meritorious to start new ventures, pujas and many other rituals. Vijayadasami Vijay Muhurat 2014 Time is – 2.27 PM to 3.14 […]

Sindhur Khela 2014 date

Sindhur Khela is celebrated on Vijayadashami. In 2014, Sindhur Khela date is October 3. Sindhur Khela or Sindoor Khela is the ritual observed on the last day of Navratri Durga Puja. The Navratri Puja is held for nine days in which the nine forms of Goddess Durga are worshipped on each day and on the […]

Shami Puja Stotram, Dasara Shami Puja Prayer

Shami Puja stotram is given in this article. Shami puja is an important ritual to perform on Vijayadashami or Dasara day. Shami tree is worshipped and the leaves of Shami tree are exchanged among each other in some places of India. Shami pooja is known as Banni Puja or Jammi puja in some South Indian […]

Vijayadashami 2014, October 3

Vijayadashami is the tenth and last day of Durga Navratri. In Bengal it is the culmination day of Durga Puja. Vijayadashami 2014 date is October 3. Vijaya Dashami, known with various names – Dussehra or Dasara – signifies the victory of good over evil. This festival is celebrated with much gusto in every region of India and […]

Vijayadashami & Shami Puja, Legend & Significance

Vijayadashami is the final day of Durga Navaratri. On this day Durga Visarjan or Udvasan is performed. There is a popular legend associated with Vijaya Dashami tells us about another ritual ‘Shami Puja. Legend of Vijayadashami and Shami Puja Apart from the story of Lord Ram and Ravan about Vijayadashami, another legend is mentioned in […]

Simollanghan: Dasara ritual in Maharashtra

Simollanghan is a ritual performed on Dasara or Viajaya Dashami day in Maharashtra. Dasara is the final day during Durga Navaratri. Simollanghan 2014 date is October 3rd.. Simollanghan is crossing the border or frontier of a village or a place. In ancient times, kings used to cross the frontier of their kingdom to fight against their rivals […]

Chandra Grahan October 2014 Astrology Predictions: Effect of Chandragrahan on various Rashis

Chandra Grahan October 2014 Astrology Predictions, Effect of Chandragrahan on various Rashis. October 2014 Lunar Eclipse Astrology Predictions. Lunar Eclipse effect on 12 Rashis in 2014. This article gives you the details of astrology predictions of Chandra Grahan 8 October 2014, the effect of this Chandragrahan (lunar eclipse) on various Rashis or zodiac signs. October 2014 Chandra Grahan will be a […]

Lunar Eclipse in USA on 8 October 2014, Time of Chandra Grahan in USA

Lunar Eclipse in USA on 8 October 2014, Time of Chandra Grahan in USA on October 8, 2014. A Total Lunar Eclipse, Sampurna Chandra Grahanam will take place on 8 October 2014 which will be visible all over the USA. This eclipse will take place on Ashwin Purnima, Full Moon day in Ashwin Month as per […]

Theppotsavam: Vijayadashami Utsavam during Navaratras in Kanakadurga Temple Vijayawada

Theppotsavam is the main ritual performed on Vijayadasami or Dasara during Navaratras in Kanakadurga temple, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. It is the concluding event of Durga Navaratras in Durga Malleshwara Swamy Devasthanam. In 2014, Teppotsavam date is October 3. The presiding Deity of the temple, Kanakadurga Ammavasru along with Malleshwara Swamyvaru, is taken for a sail […]