Shattila Ekadashi 2018 | Shadtila Ekadashi, Tilda Ekadashi

Shattila ekadashi, Shad Tila Ekadashi, Tilda Ekadasi or Tiladaana Ekadashi is observed on Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Magh month in traditional North Indian calendar. In 2018, Shattila Ekadashi date is January 12. Sat-tila Ekadasi corresponds with the Krishna Paskha Ekadasi of Paush month or Pushya masam as per Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka calendars. […]

Samba Dashami 2017 | Samba Dasami or Surya Puja in Odisha

Samba Dashami vrat, also known as Surya Puja, is observed on the 10th day in Shukla Paksha in Pausha Month in Odisha. In 2017, Samba Dashami date or Surya Puja date is December 28. This festival is dedicated to Surya Bhagwan, mainly observed in Orissa. Legends or Samba Dasami vrat katha say that Samba, the […]

Dhanu Yatra 2017-18 | Dhanu Yatra in Orissa during Pausa Month

Dhanu Yatra is celebrated during Pausa month or Paush maas in Bargarh of Orissa. In 2017-18, Dhanu Yatra is from December 4, 2017 to January 2, 2018. The festival starts at 6 am on December 4 and ends at 11.55 pm on January 2 in 2018. Dhanu Yatra commemorates the visit of Lord Krishna to Mathura. Dhanu […]

Paush Bada Utsav | Bada Festival during Poush Month in Jaipur

Paush Bada Utsav is a month long festival celebrated during Paush month in Rajasthan especially in Jaipur city. In 2017-2018, Paush Bada Utsav (Poush mahina) starts on December 4, 2017 and ends on January 2, 2018. This festival is celebrated to welcome winter season in a grand manner. Paush mahina is considered as happiest month […]

Paush Month 2009 – Poush Maas in North Indian Hindu Calendar

Paush month or Poush maas is the 10th month in traditional North Indian Hindu calendar. In 2009, Paush month starts on December 3, 2009 and ends on December 31. Poush maas is considered as inauspicious month as per Hindu astrology. North Indian Hindu calendar is followed in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Haryana, […]