Diwali 2016 | Deepavali 2016

Diwali (Deepavali), the festival of lights, is the most celebrated Hindu festival. Diwali 2016 date or Deepavali 2016 date is October 30. This five-day festival is celebrated throughout India on Kartik Amavasya, No Moon day in Kartik month.

According to North Indian calendars, it falls on Kartik Amavasya (Kartik Krishna Trayodashi to Kartik Shukla Dwitiya) whereas in Amavasyant calendars (Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars) it is on Ashwin Amavasya (Ashwin Krishna Trayodashi to Kartik Shukla Dwitiya).

Other festivals dates of Diwali 2016 are – Dhanteras is on October 28, Diwali Lakshmi Puja is on October 30, Govardhan Puja (Annakut Puja) is on October 31 and Bhai Dhooj on November 1.

Detailed Calendar of Diwali 2016

28 October 2016: Dhanteras / Dhan Trayodashi Lakshmi Puja:

29 October 2016: Narak Chaturdashi / Kali Choudash / Roop Chaudas

30 October 2016: Diwali, Lakshmi Puja

31 October 2016: Bali Pratipada / Kartik Sud 1 Gujarati New Year / Bali Pujan

1 November 2016: Bhaidooj / Bhau Beej / Bhai Phonta / Bhatru Dwitiya

Here is the detailed list of Shubh Muhurats for Diwali Lakshmi Puja, Dhanteras Lakshmi Puja, Shubh labh Pujan, Chopda Pujan, Sharda Pujan, etc..

Diwali 2016 date in USA: 30 October

Diwali 2016 in UK: 30 October

Diwali 2016 in Australia: 30 October

Diwali 2016 date in New Zealand: 30 October

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8 Comments

  1. prartna says:

    Panditji, please tell me diwali 2016 muhurat in USA. My husband is in Canada this time can you tell us diwali muhurat for 2016 in both countries.?

  2. jahnvi says:

    where can I get lakshmi puja material in Texas, USA. Please tell can I buy lakshmi puja items through online from any portal.

  3. prerna says:

    Let me ask you the USA Diwali Lakshmi puja date in 2011

  4. Sita says:

    Diwali 2011 date in USA, with laxmi puja muhrtham timings

  5. sinu says:

    what are the timing in USA for DIWALI 2011

  6. gargeya says:

    I hope i would be in United states of america for diwali 2011

  7. shivkant says:

    could you pl. reply for NOVEMBER 2010 AUSPIOUS VASTU SHANTI
    MUHURAT WITH DATE & TIMING
    THANKS,
    SHIVKANT MIRKAR

  8. naveen.sanagala says:

    Here are the date and timings of Lakshmi Puja 2016 in London

    http://104.155.204.4/diwali-deepavali/diwali-2011-time-in-uk-germany-and-other-europe-countries/