Hindu Festival dates 2011 – Hindu Festivals in 2011 Hindu Festival Calendar 2011

This article gives you the Hindu Festival dates 2011 or Hindu Festival calendar 2011. Along with the important festivals in 2011 like Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara Navratri, Diwali, Sankranti (Pongal), Maha Shivaratri, Holi, Ugadi, Sri Ram Navami, Akshay Tritiya, Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra, Guru Purnima, Varalakshmi Vratam (Shravan month), Rakshabandhan (Rakhi Festival), Sri Krishna Janmashtami, etc. The article also gives the details of Surya Grahan and Chandra Grahan dates in 2011. The festivals are listed as per the month. Here is the Hindu festival calendar 2011.

Important Hindu Festivals in January 2011:

Pakshik Surya Grahan – 4 January 2011

Bhogi – 14 Janaury 2011

Makar Sankranti – 15 January 2011

Kanuma – 16 January 2011

Thai Pusam – 20 January 2011

Thyagaraja Aradhana – 23 January 2011

Major Hindu Festivals in February 2011:

Basant Panchami Saraswati Puja – 8 February 2011

Ratha Saptami – 10 February 2011

Bhishmashtami – 11 February 2011

Bhishma Ekadasi – 14 February 2011

Masi Magam – 18 February 2011

Important Hindu Festivals in March 2011:

Maha Shivaratri – 2 March 2011

Panguni Uthiram – 19 March 2011

Holi festival – 20 March 2011

Major Hindu Festivals in April 2011:

Ugadi 2011 – 4 April 2011 – Telugu New Year 2011-2012 and Kannada New Year 2011-2012

Gudi Padwa – 4 April 2011 – Marathi New Year 2011-2012

Sri Rama Navami – 12 April 2011

Chithirai Vishu – Puthandu – Tamil New Year 2011-2012 – 14 April 2011

Vishu – 14 April 2011 (Zodiac Malayalam New Year 2011 – 2012)

Pohela Baisakh – Bengali New Year 2011-2012 – 15 April 2011

Bohag Bihu – Assamese New Year 2011-2012 – 15 April 2011

Hanuman Jayanti – 18 April 2011

Hindu Festivals in May 2011:

Akshaya Tritiya – 6 May 2011 – Akhateej

Thrissur Pooram 2011 – 12 May 2011

Hanuman Jayanthi in Vaishakh Month – 27 May 2011

Hindu Festivals in June 2011:

Nirjala Ekadashi – 12 June 2011

Vat Savitri Vrata – 15 June 2011 – Snan Purnima in Puri Jagannath Temple

Hindu Festivals in July 2011:

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra – 3 July 2011

Ashadi Ekadashi – 11 July 2011 – Shayani Ekadasi

Pandharpur Palki Yatra – 11 July 2011

Guru Purnima – 15 July 2011

Ashad Amavasya – 30 July 2011

Hindu Festivals in August 2011:

Naga Panchami – 4 August 2011

Varalakshmi Vratham – 12 August 2011

Rakshabandhan – 13 August 2011 – Rakhi Festival – Kajli Purnima – Narali Purnima

Upakarma or Avani Avittam – 13 August 2011

Sri Krishna Janmashtami – 21 August 2011 – Gokulashtami

Hindu Festivals in September 2011:

Ganesh Chaturthi – 1 September 2011 – Vinayaka Chavithi

Rishi Panchami – 2 September 2011

Parivartini Ekadasi – 8 September 2011

First Onam – 8 September 2011

Onam or Thiruonam – 9 September 2011

Mahalaya Paksha starts – 13 September 2011 – Pitru paksha or Shraddh paksha

Mahalaya Amavasya – 27 September 2011

Navratri 2011 begins – 28 September 2011 – Durga Navratri Puja starts (Kalasha Sthapana)

Hindu Festivals in October 2011:

Durga Puja 2011 starts – 2 October 2011

Maha Navami – 5 October 2011

Dasara – 6 October 2011 – Vijaya Dashami

Kojagari Purnima Lakshmi Puja – 11 October 2011

Diwali 2011 – 26 October 2011 – Deepavali

Gujarati New Year – 27 October 2011 – Bestu Varsh or Nutan Varsh

Hindu Festivals in November 2011:

Utthana Ekadashi – 6 November 2011

Kartik Purnima – 10 November 2011 – Tripurari Purnima

Hindu Festivals in December 2011:

Gita Jayanti – 6 December 2011

Datta Jayanti – 10 December 2011

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7 Comments

  1. Rohita says:

    list of hindu festivals for the year 2011

  2. Rasmaru says:

    holi baisakh chait jeth are summer festival in india

  3. ani says:

    Without Onam in the list, how it is called the list of Hindu Festivals ? May be something else.