Rongali Bihu 2017 | Bohag Bihu | Assamese New Year 2017

Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated in mid April. In 2017, Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu date is April 14. Actually, Bohag Bihu is celebrated for 7 days but nowadays it is confined for 3 days. Goru Bihu, Manuh Bihu, and Gosai Bihu are the three festivals of Rongali Bihu. […]

Mesha Sankranti 2017 | Mesha Sankramana (Souramana Ugadi)

Mesha Sankranti (Mesha Sankramana punyakalam) is an auspicious during when Sun transits to Mesha Rashi from Meena Rashi. It marks the beginning of new zodiac cycle of Surya Bhagavan. It is also referred to as Souramana Ugadi as it is celebrated as the New Year day in Souramana Panchangams (Solar Calendars) followed as per Hinduism. […]

Bohag Bihu 2012, Rongali Bihu – 14 April 2012

Bohag Bihu 2012 date is 14 April. Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated. The next day of Mesha Sankraman marks the beginning of New Year in Assamese Hindu calendar. Bihu in April is celebrated for more than 3 days. Goru Bihu (13 April 2011) is the last day of previous year […]