Margasira Lakshmi Pooja Kalasha Sthapana Muhurtham, Timings – 23 November 2017

Margasira Lakshmi Pooja is one of the popular Lakshmi Vratham observed in Andhra Pradesh and some parts of Telangana, Karnataka and Maharashtra. In 2017, Margasira Lakshmi Pooja begins on 23 November. On Thursdays in Margasira month, devotees prepare to perform Laxmi puja either in temples or at homes. Houses are cleaned and kept neat during […]

Kurala Panchami

Kurala Panchami is an auspicious festival celebrated in Odisha. It falls in Margashirsha Month. In 2017, Kurala Panchami date is November 23. Kurala Panchami falls on Shukla Paksha Panchami in Margashirsha Month as per Odiya Calendar. It is a festival dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi. To welcome the Goddess into their homes, women draw rangoli designs […]

Margashira Lakshmi Pooja Naivedyams | Food Offerings to Lakshmi Devi

Margashira Lakshmi Pooja is observed on Thursdays in Margashira Masam, mainly in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and some parts of Karnataka. Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2017 dates are – November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14. It is to note that in some areas, it continues till the first Thursday in Pushya masam. Margasira Guruvara […]

Margashira Lakshmivaram 2017 | Margashira Guruvara Lakshmi puja in Andhra Pradesh

Margashira Lakshmivara Lakshmi vratham is observed on all Thursdays during Margasira masam in Andhra Pradesh, especially in North Coastal Andhra districts – Visakhapatnam, Srikakulam and Vizianagaram. Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2017 dates are: November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14. It is to note that in some areas, it continues till the first Thursday in […]

Margashira Mahalakshmi Vratha Vidhanam in Telugu PDF


Margashira Mahalakshmi Vratha Vidhanam in Telugu PDF is here to download for free. Margashira Mahalakshmi Puja is performed on Thursdays in Margashira Masam (Margashirsha Month) as per Telugu calendar. This PDF contains the puja vidhanam, puja mantras and Vratha Katha (story), etc,. In some places, this vratham is also observed on Fridays in Margashira Masam. […]

Gita Jayanti 2017

Gita Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Bhagavad Gita, the most sacred and important Hindu scripture. In 2017, Gita Jayanti date is November 30. This is the day of origination of Srimad Bhagvad Gita. Gita Jayanti falls on Mokshada Ekadasi, Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Margashirsha Month. Bhagvad Gita is one of the most influential literary […]

Vivah Panchami 2017

Vivah Panchami is a festival on which the marriage of Lord Ram and Sita, Sitarama Vivaha, is celebrated. In 2017, Vivah Panchami date is November 23. It falls on fifth day in Shukla Paksha of Margashirsha Month. It is mainly celebrated in Mithilanchal region and some other parts of North India. In Janakpur of Nepal, […]

Sankashti December 2017 | Sankashtahara Chaturthi

Ganesha Puja Vidhi

Sankat Chaturthi, also known as Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankashta Hara Vinayaka Chaturthi, is observed on the fourth day during the second half in every month as per Hindu panchang. In December 2017, Sankat Chathruthi date is 6 December, Wednesday. As per North Indian calendar, this Sankashta hara Chaturthi falls in Poush month. In Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada […]

Shani Amavasya – 18 November 2017

Shani Amavasya is a No Moon day which falls on Shanivar, Saturday. 18 November 2017 is Shani Amavasya. Shani Amavasya – 18 November 2017 This Shani Amavasya is Kartika Amavasya as per the Amavasyant Panchangam followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. It is Margashirsha Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant […]

Martand Bhairav Utsav 2017 at Khandoba Temple Jejuri in Maharashtra

Martand Bhairav Utsav, Martand Bhairav Shadratrotsav is a popular festival held at Khandoba Temple, Jejuri, near Pune in Maharashtra. In 2017, Martand Bhairav Shadratri Utsav begins on November 19 and ends on November 24 with Champa Sashti or Malhar Sashti. During this festival, Lord Khandoba is worshipped with turmeric (bhandar), Bel leaves, onions, and other […]