Parasuram Jayanti 2017 | Parashurama Jayanthi


Parasuram Jayanti is believed to be the birthday or appearance day of Lord Parashurama. Parashuram is the fifth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. This festival is observed on Akshay Tritiya or the third day in Shukla Paksha during Vaishakh month in many parts of India. Sometimes it also falls on second day of Vaishakh Shukla Paksha, […]

Narasimha Jayanti 2017

Narasimha Swamy in Puranas, Vedas

Narasimha Jayanti or Narsimha Jayanthi is observed on the fourteenth day in the bright fortnight of Vaishakha month (Vaisakha Shukla Chaturdasi). In 2017, Narasimha Jayanti date is May 9. This festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety in all Vishnu temples around the world and especially Narasima temples host great celebrations. Special pujas and offerings are […]

Hindu Festivals in May 2017, Auspicious Days

Hindu Festivals in May 2017, Auspicious Days in May 2017. Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2017. The dates and tithis are given based on the standard Hindu Panchangams of India. Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2016. The dates and […]

Baisakhi 2017 – Vaisakhi (April 14)

Baisakhi 2017, Baisakhi 2017 date, Baisakhi festival in 2017, When is Baisakhi in 2017? Baisakhi or Vaisakhi or Vaishakha is an important harvest festival in Punjab, and some other North Indian regions. It is the biggest festival for Sikh community as it marks the beginning of Sikh New Year as per the Solar Nanakshahi calendar. In 2017, Baisakhi […]

Rongali Bihu 2017 | Bohag Bihu | Assamese New Year 2017

Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated in mid April. In 2017, Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu date is April 14. Actually, Bohag Bihu is celebrated for 7 days but nowadays it is confined for 3 days. Goru Bihu, Manuh Bihu, and Gosai Bihu are the three festivals of Rongali Bihu. […]

Bisu 2017, Tuluva New Year 2017 in Karnataka

Bisu, also known as Tulu New Year Day, is the first day of Tuluva calendar followed in Tulunadu region in Karnataka. In 2017, Bisu date is April 14. The entire stretch of Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and parts of Kasargod is known as Tulunadu. The people of Tulunadu follow Souramana Panchanga (Solar calendar) hence this festival […]

Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2017 | Odia New Year

Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2017, Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2017 date, when is Maha Vishuba Sankranti in 2017? Maha Vishuba Sankranti, also known as Mesha Sankranti or Mesha Sankraman, is observed during the sun’s transition into the Mesha rashi or Aries. In 2017, Vishuba Sankranti date is April 14. Maha Vishuba Sankranti is the Oriya New Year day and […]

Ayyappa Jayanthi 2017 | Lord Ayyappan Jayanti on Panguni Uthiram

Ayyappa Jayanthi, the Lord Ayyappan Jayanti, is observed on Painkuni Uthiram or Panguni Uthiram day which falls on Pournami or Full Moon day in Meena masam of Malayali calendar. In 2017, Ayyappa Jayanti date is April 9. Lord Ayyappa is considered to be born out of the union between Mohini avataram of Lord Vishnu and […]

Sauramana Ugadi 2017

Sauramana Ugadi is the Hindu New Year observed as per the Sauramana Panchangam (Solar calendar). In 2017, Sauramana Ugadi date is April 14. It is also referred to as Meshadi, Vaishakhadi, Mesha Sankranti, etc.. Puthandu in Tamil Nadu As Tamil people follow Sauramana Panchanga, Varusha Pirappu, Puthandu, Chithirai Vishu, is celebrated as the Tamil New […]

Sri Rama Pattabhishekam 2017 in Bhadrachalam Temple

Sri Ramachandraswamy Pattabhishekam 2017 in Bhadrachalam Temple will be held on April 6. It is performed the day following Sri Rama Navami (Chaitra Shukla Dasami). Pushkara Pattabhishekam, also known as Sri Rama Samrajya Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam was conducted at Sri Seeta Ramachandra swamy temple in Bhadrachalam in April 2014 on the following day of Sri Rama […]