Chitragupta Puja 2015 | Chitragupt Pooja on Chaitra Purnima

Chitragupta Puja is observed on Chaitra Purnima, the Full Moon day in Chaitra month. It is one of the big festivals for Kayasta sect of people. In 2015, Chaitra Purnima Chitragupta Puja date is April 4. Chitragupt is believed to be the accountant or record keeper of Lord Yamas register Agra-Sandhaani. On Chaitra Purnima day, […]

Chitragupta Puja 2014 | Dawat Puja

Chitragupta Puja (Dawat Puja) is the Jayanti of Chitragupta. In 2014,¬†Chitragupta Puja date is October 24. It is mainly celebrated among Kayasta sect of Hindus. It falls on the second day after Diwali. It is also celebrated as Bhai Dooj, Yama Dwitiya, Bhai Phonta, Bhatru Dwitiya, Bhai Tika and several parts of India and Nepal. […]

Diwali Chitragupta Puja, Chitragupta Jayanthi Pooja

Chitragupta Puja, also known as Dawat Puja, is a ritual observed during Diwali festival.¬†In 2014, Chitragupta Puja date is October 25. It is celebrated on Bhai Dooj, two days after Diwali, in North India. Chitragupta Pooja marks the birthday or Jayanthi of Chitragupta and it is mainly celebrated by Katyastha caste. Chitragupta is the son […]

Dawat Puja on Bhai Dooj

Dawat Puja is a ritual dedicated to Chitragupta. In 2014, Dawat Puja date is October 25. It is observed on Chitragupta Jayanthi (Bhai Dooj / Yama Dwitiya), just a couple of days following Diwali festival. Dawat Puja is mainly observed in North India among the Kayastha caste of people. As Dawat Puja marks Chitragupta Jayanti, […]