Shattila Ekadashi 2017 | Shadtila Ekadashi, Tilda Ekadashi

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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 2017, Shattila Ekadashi date is January 23. Sat-tila Ekadasi corresponds with the Krishna Paskha Ekadasi of Paush month or Pushya masam as per Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka calendars. […]

Varad Chaturthi 2017, Varad Til Chaturthi in Magh Month

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Varad Chaturthi or Varad Til Chaturthi, popularly known as Ganesh Jayanti or Tilkund Chaturthi, is believed as the birthday of Lord Ganesha. In 2017, Varad Chaturthi date is January 31. Mainly celebrated in Maharashtra, Gujarat, and some other regions of North India, Varad Chaturthi falls on fourth day of Shukla paksha in Magh month. Til […]

Mauni Amavasya 2017 | Mauna Amavasya

Mauni Amavasya, also known as Mauna Amavasya, is observed on the No Moon day in Magha month (January – February). In 2017, Mauni Amavasya date is January 27. Magh Mela is celebrated during the Magh month and it is one of the most auspicious days to perform ritual bath at Triveni Sangam or Prayag at […]

Ganesh Jayanti 2017 | Maghi Ganesha Jayanthi

Lord Ganesha

Ganesh Jayanti is the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in the month of Magha especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2017, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 31. It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra […]

Bhishma Dwadashi 2017

Bhishma Dwadashi or Bheeshma Dvadasi is observed on Magha Shukla Dwadashi, the day after Bhishma Ekadashi. In 2017, Bhishma Dwadashi date is February 8. Bhishma Dwadashi is an auspicious day during when devotees break their Bhishma Ekadasi vrat upvaas. It is believed that Pandvas observed the final rituals and rites for Bhishma pithamaha who died on […]

Rath Saptami Vrat Katha, Ratha Saptami Puja story

Rath Saptami vrat or Ratha Saptami puja is observed on Magh Shukla Saptami, the seventh day in the month of Magh. In 2016, Rath Saptami date is February 14. Ratha Saptami vrata katha or story of Rath Saptami is connected with King Yashovarma. Once a King called Yashovarma was ruling the Kamboj Empire. He was […]

Magh Navratri 2016 | Magha Navaratri dates

Magh Navratri or Magha Navaratri is observed in the Shukla Paksha during Magha maas or Magh month.  Magh Navratri is called as Gupt Navratri. In 2016, Magh Navratri begins on February 9 and ends on February 16. This festival is dedicated to Goddess Shakti and each form of the Goddess is worshipped on each day. In […]

Magha Masam 2016 in Telugu Calendar

Magh masam or Magh month (January – February) is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh month is the 11th Hindu month. In 2016, Magha masam starts on 9 February and ends on 9 March as per Telugu calendar. According to Gujarati, Marathi and Kannada calendars also Magha Month will begin on 9 February and […]

Magh Mahina 2016 in Marathi Calendar

Magh month or Magh mahina (January – February) is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh mahina is the 11th Hindu month. In 2016, Magha maas starts on February 9 and ends on March 9 as per Marathi calendar. Magh Snan is the most auspicious ritual observed during Magh mahina in Nashik and […]

Magha Maas 2016 in Gujarati Calendar

Magh month or Magh Maas (February – March) is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh month is the fourth month in Gujarati Calendar. In 2016, Magha maas starts on February 9 and ends on March 9 as per Gujarati calendar. Magh snan is the most observed ritual in this month. Magh Navratri, Ganesh Jayanti […]