Narmada Jayanti, Narmada Janamdivas, is the birth anniversary or the first appearance of River Narmada on the Earth. In 2017, Narmada Jayanti date is February 3.
Narmada Jayanti falls on Ratha Saptami, Shukla Paksha Saptami in Magh Month.
Narmada River originated at Amarkantak of Madhya Pradesh and flows in western direction through Maharashtra and Gujarat and then merges in the Arabian Sea.
Hoshangabad city authorities and the government of Madhya Pradesh conduct Narmada Jayanti celebrations in grand manner.
Amarkantak and Omkareshwara Jyothirlinga Temple are the best places to perform Narmada Pushkara Snana and other sacred rituals.
Omkareswar is the fifth Jyothirlingas among Dwadash Jyothirlinga Temples. Omkareswar is located at distance of 77 kms from Indore.
It is to note that Ujjain Mahakali Temple Shakti Peetha and Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Jyothirlingam Temple are located in Ujjain city, which is on Kshipra River banks, but not on Narmada River banks.
In 2016, Narmada Jayanti date was February 14.
In 2015, Narmada Jayanti date was January 26.
In 2014, Narmada Jayanti date was February 6.
In 2013, Narmada Jayanti date was February 17.