Narasimha Dwadashi 2016 | Nrusimha Dwadashi

Narasimha Dwadasi or Nrusimha Dwadashi is observed on Falguna Shukla Dwadasi, the twelfth day in Shukla Paksha of Phalgun month. In 2016, Narasimha Dwadashi date is March 20.

As per Hindu scriptures, 12 Dwadashi festivals are celebrated throughout the year and Narasimha Dwadashi is one of the most celebrated Dwadasi festivals.

Narasimha Dwadasi is celebrated with much fervor in ISKCON temples all around the world. Nava Narasimha Kshetras, nine prominent temples dedicated to Lord Narasimha, are the best temples to visit during Narasimha Dwadasi festival.

Narasimha Dwadashi falls during the Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Brahmotsavam at Yadagirigutta Lord Narasimha swamy Temple near Hyderabad. Some other famous temples dedicated to Lord Narasimha in Andhra Pradesh are – Simhachalam Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Antarvedi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Abhobilam Navanarasimha Swamy Temple, and Nachagiri Nacharam Lakshmi Narasimha swamy temple near Chegunta in Medak district.

Narasimha Dwadashi is also known as Govinda Dwadashi. It is celebrated with utmost gaiety in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Temple.

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Other Countries

Nrisimha Dwadashi in USA – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Canada – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in UK, European Countries – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in UAE & Middle East – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Malaysia – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Singapore – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Australia – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in New Zealand – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Fiji Islands – 20 March 2016

Nrisimha Dwadashi in Previous Years

In 2015, Narasimha Dwadashi date was March 2.

In 2014, Narasimha Dwadashi date was March 13.

In 2013, Narasimha Dwadashi date was March 24.

In 2012, Narasimha Dwadashi date was March 5.

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  1. Trinath says:

    correspondence of purva phalguni to the month phalgun