Hindu Festivals in October 2017, Auspicious days

Hindu Festivals October 2017, Auspicious days in October 2017

October 2017 is one of the biggest months for Hindus in which the biggest festivals for Hindus – Kojagari Purnima Lakshmi Puja and Karva Chauth are celebrated along with the holy Ashwin Month & Kartik month.

October 2017 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 2017 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 2017

Sunday, 1 October 2017 – Papankusha Ekadashi

Thursday, 5 October 2017 – Kojagara Puja (Kojagari Lakshmi Vrat)

Thursday, 5 October 2017 – Sharad Purnima

Sunday, 8 October 2017 – Karwa Chauth

Thursday, 12 October 2017 – Ahoi Ashtami

Sunday, 15 October 2017 – Rama Ekadashi

Monday, 16 October 2017 – Govatsa Dwadashi

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 – Tula Sankranti

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 – Dhanteras (Dhan Trayodashi)

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – Narak Chaturdashi

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – Kali Chaudas

Thursday, 19 October 2017 – Diwali (Deepavali)

Thursday, 19 October 2017 – Lakshmi Puja

Friday, 20 October 2017 – Govardhan Puja (Gujarati New Year)

Saturday, 21 October 2017 – Bhaiya Dooj (Bhai Dooj)

Thursday, 26 October 2017 – Chhath Puja

Monday, 30 October 2017 – Kansa Vadh

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 – Devutthana Ekadashi

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  1. Jaldev says:

    wearing of panchmukhi rudrakhsa on somvati amavasya falls on monday