Yama Trayodashi | Shamana Trayodasi

Yama Trayodashi or Shamana Trayodasi is the first day of 5-day Diwali festival celebrations. In 2017, Yama Trayodashi date is October 17. Mainly the festival of Diwali begins (Yama Trayodasi) and ends (Yama Dwitiya) with the worship of Lord Yamadharmaraja, the King of Naraka loka. Yama Deepadan is the main ritual of the day. Lighting […]

Som Pradosh October 2011, Pradosha Puja on Dhanteras

Som Pradosh in October 2011 is even more auspicious as it is also observed as Dhanteras (Dhan Trayodashi). Som Pradosh October date is 24 October 2011. Som Pradosh is observed on Trayodasi day which falls on Somvar (Monday). It is the most auspicious occasion to perform Shiva Puja. Som Pradosh in October 2011 falls in […]