Margashira Lakshmivaram 2016, 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 2016 dates are: December 1, December 8, December 15, December 22 and December 29.

It is to note that in some areas, it continues till the first Thursday in Pushya masam.

Margasira Guruvara Lakshmi vratam is observed with much devotion in Kanaka Mahalakshmi temple in Visakhapatnam. Thousands of devotees throng to the temple during the vratam. In Orissa, this vratam is observed as Manabasa Gurubar Vrata.

Naivedyam or food offerings to Goddess Lakshmi during Margasira Lakshmivara Vratham 2016 

1st Thursday – Pulagam – December 1, 2016

2nd Thursday – Ksheerannam (Paalannam) – 8 December 2016

3rd Thursday – Kudumulu – 15 December 2016

4th Thursday – Paramannam – 22 December 2016

5th Thursday – Poornam Boorelu – 29 December 2016

Here you can read the Margasira Lakshmi Puja Vidhanam or steps involved in Lakshmi puja procedure 

Margashira Lakshmi Vratha Katha in Telugu

Download Margashira Mahalakshmi Vratha Vidhanam in Telugu PDF

Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2015-2016 dates were: December 17, December 24, December 31 and 7 January & 14 January 2016.

Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2014 dates were: November 27, December 4, December 11, December 18 and December 25.

Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2013 dates were: December 5, December 12, December 19, December 26 in 2013 and January 2 in 2014. It is to note that in some areas, it continues till the first Thursday in Pushya masam.

Margasira Lakshmi vratam 2012-2013 dates were: December 20, December 27, January 3, January 10 and January 17 in 2013. It is to note that in some areas, it continues till the first Thursday in Pushya masam.

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18 Comments

  1. How to do udyapana of margasira Laxmi puja

  2. swapna.bandaru says:

    margashira guruvara lakshmi puja 2015 i ‘m going to temple

  3. yesheswini raghavendra says:

    pls send me step by step of pooja procedure and katha in english

  4. swapnil says:

    its ekadashi on the day of laxmipoojan so please tell me the procedure for ‘upvaas’ .

  5. amulya reddy says:

    Plz send us step by step procedure of margasira laxmi vratam

  6. Sulabha Bhogwal says:

    I want to know about margshi rsha puja in maharashtra in marathi lang wage

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  7. Kamakshidevi Gadhi says:

    it is very useful to us but pls u give puja,katha,vidhanam download link

  8. Pameela says:

    lakshmi varam means which day of the week

  9. Gursharan says:

    margashirsha laxmi puja vidhi and katha in english pdf

  10. SUJATA says:

    WHAT TO DO IF PERIOD COMES DURING ONE THURSDAY
    PLS REPLY

    • Naveen Sanagala says:

      You can do it next Thursday and prolong it to the first/second Thursday in Pushya Masam (Poush Month)..

  11. Jyothi says:

    Dear Naveen Garu,
    Hi.Nice site u have here…………but wish u put the shodoshaupachara vidanam as well and in English so non telugus like me can perform it at home easily.Keep it up and well done agin

  12. Saritha says:

    I planned to doing this pooja month of margashira . now i went to job and in our company there is no any leave for us.
    Can anybody suggest me, if simple pooja is there for the same i can go office without leave. this is my 5th year’s pooja.

  13. Name (required) says:

    During the month of margashira pooja .what to do if the periods come in the middle of the week ?? pls answer me if some one complated the pooja..

  14. A. Lakshmi says:

    pls anyone can send margshira lakshmivaram kadha in english.pls

  15. Sunil says:

    I think you can buy it at pooja store …..

  16. sowjanya says:

    Could someone please post Margasira guruvara vrata katha, or if you have some book having that vrata katha, could some one scan it and post?

  17. jaishree says:

    i would like to know whether we could perform aarti after performing pooja or not.

    Thanks for the answer in advance.