Paitha Mahakruchcha Vratam, Five day Vishnu Puja in Karthika Month

Paitha Mahakruchcha Vratam is a five-day vratham observed in Karthika Krishna Paksham in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. In 2016, Paitha Mahakruchcha vratham begins on November 20 and ends on November 24. Usually, this vrata starts on Kartika Krishna Saptami and ends on Kartika Krishna Ekadashi (Utpanna Ekadasi / Utpatti Ekadasi). During the vrata, Lord Vishnu […]

Karthigai Masam 2016 (Karthigai Month) in Tamil Nadu

Karthigai masam, Karthikai masam, is the eighth month as per Tamil Calendar. In 2016, Karthigai masam starts on November 16 and ends on December 15. This month, Karthigai, got its name from the Tamil star ‘Krithiga. Karthikai masam is the favorite month for Lord Muruga, Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu as per the Tamil beliefs. […]

Vaikunta Chaturdashi Pooja Muhurtham, 13 November 2016

Vaikunta Chaturdashi Pooja Muhurtham is given here for 13 November 2016 – Vaikunta Chaturdashi Nisheedhi Kaala Pooja.. Vaikunta Chaturdashi is observed on Kartik Shukla Chaturdashi, the fourteenth day in Shukla Paksha in Kartik month. In 2016, Vaikunth Chaturdashi date is November 13. This Vrata is dedicated to Lord Sri Maha Vishnu, who performed Puja to Lord Shiva […]

Maha Raas – Krishna Raas Leela festival on Kartik Poornima

Maha Raas, a festival celebrating the love life of Lord Sri Krishna, is celebrated on Kartik Poornima, the full moon day in Kartik month, in North Eastern states like Tripura and Manipur. Raas Leela is the divine love episode of Krishnas life. Hindu girls are festooned in the form of ‘gopies and danced around the […]

Akshaya Navami 2016 | Amla Navami | Akshay Navmi Parikrama Divas

Akshaya Navami (Amla Navami) is observed on Kartik Shukla Navami, the ninth day in second half of Kartik month as per North Indian calendars but on same day in first half of Kartik month according to other Hindu calendars. In 2016, Akshaya Navami date is November 9. The legend or the story of Akshay Navami […]

Gujarati New Year 2016, (Nutan Varsh), Bestu Varsh 2016 in Gujarat

Gujarati New Year or New Year day in Gujarat is celebrated on the day after Diwali. It is referred as Hindu Vikram Samvatsar. Gujarati New Year 2016 date as per Gujarati Panchang is October 31. The year 2016-2017 marks the Vikram Samvat 2073. The year 2016-2017 marks the Vikram Samvatsar 2073. New Year in Gujarat is […]

Kartik Maas 2016 in Gujarati Calendar

Kartik maas is the holiest month for Hindus as it is favorite month for Lord Shiva and Vishnu. In 2016, Gujarati Kartik Month begins on 31 October and ends on 29 November. Kartik month is the first month in traditional Gujarati calendar. Kartik Sud 1 marks the beginning of a new year for Gujarati people. Gujarati New Year […]

Kartik Maas 2016 in Marathi Calendar

Kartik Maas 2016 in Marathi Calendar.. Kartik month or Karthik mahina is the eighth month in Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra and Goa. In 2016, Kartik month in Marathi calendar begins on 31 October and ends on 29 November as per Marathi Kalnirnay. It is the most auspicious Hindu month. Many important festivals are celebrated in Kartik month and […]

Rama Ekadashi 2016

Rama Ekadashi is observed on the eleventh day in Krishna Paksha during Kartik month as per North Indian calendars. In 2016, Rama Ekadashi date is October 26. As per Gujarati, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka calendars, Rama Ekadasi falls on Ashwayuja Krishna Paksha Ekadashi. Rama Ekadasi Vrat Katha or the legend and the significance of  this Ekadasi […]

Karthika Masam 2016 in Telugu, Kannada Calendars

Kartika masam is the holiest month for Hindus as it is favorite month for Lord Shiva and Vishnu. It is the 8th month in Telugu and Kannada Panchanga. In 2016, Karthika Masam begins on 31 October and ends on 29 November as per the Hindu traditional calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. Many major festivals are celebrated […]