12 August 2016 is 1st day of Krishna Pushkarams. 1st day’s Puja Vidhi, Procedure for Pushkara Snanam for Krishna Pushkaralu, etc,. are given here.
Pushkara vidhi is a guide for the rituals, deeds, charity, arghya, shraddha and many other works to do during 12 days of River Pushkarams.
In 2016, Krishna Pushkaralu begins on 12 August, Friday and ends on 23 August, Tuesday. Read the detailed report on Krishna Pushkaralu 2016 here..
1st day of Pushkarams – 12 August 2016, Friday
God to worship: Lord Vishnu (Sriman Narayana) & Brihaspati
Shraddha: Hiranya Shraddha
Charity: Gold, silver, land, or dhanya (grains)
On 12 August 2016, Guru (Jupiter) enters in Simha Rashi (Leo) and here are the predictions of Guru Sankramana.
In a stampede at Rajahmundy Pushkara Ghat at 8.30 AM (14 July 2016 in Godavari Pushkaralu), more than 27 people died.