Narasimha Jayanti 2016

Narasimha Jayanti or Narsimha Jayanthi is observed on the fourteenth day in the bright fortnight of Vaishakha month (Vaisakha Shukla Chaturdasi). In 2016, Narasimha Jayanti date is May 20.

This festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety in all Vishnu temples around the world and especially Narasima temples host great celebrations. Special pujas and offerings are held during the festival.

Navanarasimha Kshetras in Andhra Pradesh are the best places to visit during Narasimha Jayanthi. The festival is celebrated with great pomp in Simhachalam Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Yadagirigutta Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Ahobilam Narasimha Swamy Temple, Dharmapuri Yoga Narasimha Swamy Temple, and Mangalagiri Paanakala Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy.

Lord Narasimha Swamy, the half lion and half man incarnation, is the third avatar of Lord Vishnu. The main purpose of Narasimha avatar was to kill the demon Hiranyakashapa and to restore peace in the world.

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Lakshmi Narasimha Ashtottara Shatanama Stotram

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Narasimha Jayanti in other countries

Nrusimha Jayanti in USA – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in Canada – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in UK & Europe – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in UAE & Middle East – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in Malaysia – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in Singapore – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in Australia – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in New Zealand – May 20, 2016

Nrusimha Jayanti in Fiji Islands – May 20, 2016

Panchang, Narasimha Jayanti – 20 May 2016

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:47 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:59
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 17:48 Chandrastama (Moonset) 29:24

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturdashi – 24:41*
Nakshatra Swati – 16:28
Yoga Varigha – 24:21*
Karana Vanija – 24:41*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Vaisaakha
Amavasyanta Month Vaisaakha
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 10:44 – 12:23
Gulika Kalam: 07:26 – 09:05
Yama Gandam: 15:41 – 17:20

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrishabha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 06:35 – 08:23
Abhijit: 11:57 – 12:50

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 22:42 – 24:29*
Durmuhurthams: 12:50 – 13:42

In 2015, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 2. In 2014, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 13.  In USA and Canada, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 12. In UK, UAE, Singapore and Malaysia, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 13.

In Australia and New Zealand, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 13.

In 2013, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 23.

Narasimha Jayanti 2012 date was May 4. In 2011, it was on May 16.

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  1. Bl Srivastava says:

    Lord Nrisimhadeva is always assisted by Sarasvati, the goddess of learning and He is always embracing to His chest the goddess of fortune. The Lord is always complete in knowledge within Himself. Let us offer obeisances unto Nrisimhadeva." (By Sridhara Swami in his commentary on Srimad-Bhagavatam 10.87.1

  2. Arni says:

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  3. Himachal says:

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  4. Anjuman says:

    on which date is laxmi narasimha jayanthi in may 2013

  5. vijayalakshmi says:

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