Mauni Amavasya (Mauna Amavasya), Magh Amavasya Vrat

Mauni Amavasya or Mauna Amavasya is the auspicious day to observe Mauna Vrata or the vow of silence on Magh Amavasya or No Moon day in Magh month. In 2014, Mauni Amavasya date is January 30. Mauna is a word derived from ‘Muni, who is the tremendous human with silent spiritual excellence. Mauna vrat is […]

Pinda daan on Mauni Amavasya 2015

Pinda daan during Mauni Amavasya or Magh Amavasya (as North Indian calendars) and Pushya Amavasya (as per Hindu calendars except North Indian calendars) is considered auspicious for rituals for Pitru Tharpan and rites of Shraddha. Mauni Amavasya is also known as ‘Mini Pitru Paksha. In 2015, Mauni Amavasya date is January 20. Thousands of people […]

Magh Mela Special Trains during auspicious Magh Snan dates

The Railways will run special trains for Magh Mela in January & February 2014 during auspicious Magh snan dates like Makar Sankranti, Mauni Amavasya, Basant Panchami, Maghi Purnima & Maha Shivaratri. In view of the forthcoming Magh Mela, which is scheduled to start from January 14, North Central Railway has made arrangements for running special […]

Magh Purnima 2014 – Magha Pournami, Maghi Purnima in 2014

Magh Purnima, or Magha Poornima, also known as Maghi Purnima or Magha Pournami, is the Full Moon day in Magh month. In 2014, Maghi Purnima date is February 14. It is considered as auspicious bathing day during Magh Mela and Kumbh Mela. This also marks the conclusion of Magha month in North India. Magh Poornima […]

Magh Mela 2014 – Allahabad Magh Mela in January, February in 2014

Performing Aarti Kumbh Mela 2013

Magh Mela 2014 – Allahabad Magh Mela in January, February in 2014 – Magh Mela 2014 dates, Schedule of Magh Mela in 2014… Magh Mela is observed during Magh month and Falgun month up to nearly 45 days. In 2014, Magh Mela begins on January 14 and ends on February 27. Magh Mela snan at […]

Magh Mela 2013: Allahabad Magh Mela January, February, March 2013 dates

Magh Mela is observed during Magh month and Falgun month up to nearly 45 days. Magh Mela 2013 begins on January 27 and ends on March 10. Magh Mela snan at Prayag Sangam in Allahabad has a great significance which attracts several millions of devotees to perform holy dip in divine confluence (Triveni Sangam) of […]

Magh Snan importance – Spiritual significance of holy dip in Magh Month

Magh snan or Magha snanam is bathing in holy rivers during Magh month or Magh maas. Performing ritual bath or holy dip in the month is considered as highly meritorious. Devotees believe that Magh snan gives them opportunity to bless with fruitful life and salvation. As Magh month in 2010 starts on January 1 and […]

Magh Month 2011 – Magh Maas dates in 2011 in Hindi Calendar

Magh month or Magh maas (January – February) or Magh Mahina is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh mahina is the 11th Hindu month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Magh month 2011 starts on 20 January 2011 and ends on 18 February 2011 as per North Indian calendars followed in Uttar […]

Magh Month 2010 – Magh Maas dates in 2010

Magh month or Magh maas (January – February) is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh maas is the 11th Hindu month. Magh month 2010 starts on January 1, 2010 and ends on January 30, 2010 as per North Indian calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, […]