Hindu Festivals in October 2015

Hindu Festivals October 2015, Auspicious days in October 2015

October 2015 is one of the biggest months for Hindus in which the biggest festivals for Hindus – Pitru Paksha, Mahalaya Amavasya, Navratri Durga Puja, Vijayadashami, Kojagari Purnima Lakshmi Puja and Karva Chauth are celebrated along with the holy Ashwin Month & Kartik month.

October 2015 coincides with Ashwin month and Kartik month in North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Bhadrapada month and Ashwin month as per Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu, and Kannada calendars.

In Bengali calendar, October 2015 coincides with Ashin Mash and Kartik Month. It coincides with Purattasi and Aippasi Masam of Tamil calendar; Kanni Masam and Thulam Masam of Malayalam calendar.

Here is the list of important Hindu festivals in October 2015

Thursday, 8 October 2015 – Indira Ekadashi

Monday, 12 October 2015 – Sarvapitru Amavasya (Mahalaya Amavasya)

Tuesday, 13 October 2015 – Navratri Begins (Ghatasthapana)

Sunday, 18 October 2015 – Saraswati Avahan (Saraswati Puja begins)

Sunday, 18 October 2015 – Tula Sankranti

Monday, 19 October 2015 – Saraswati Puja

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 – Durga Ashtami

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 – Maha Navami

Thursday, 22 October 2015 – Dussehra (Dasara, Vijaya Dashami)

Friday, 23 October 2015 – Papankusha Ekadashi

Saturday, 24 October 2015 – Papankusha Ekadashi

Monday, 26 October 2015 РKojagara Puja (Kojagari Lakshmi Vrat)

Tuesday, 27 October 2015 – Sharad Purnima

Friday, 30 October 2015 – Karwa Chauth

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