14 January 2014, Makara Sankranti, Thai Pongal, Magh Bihu, Makaravilakku at Sabarimala

Today, 14 January 2014 is Makara Sankranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu, & Makaravilakku or Makarajyothi at Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple. Makara Sankranthi marks the transition of Sun into Makara rashi (Capricorn). It is celebrated as Pongal in Tamil Nadu; Lohri in Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and some other North Indian states; as Magh Bihu in Assam. Makara Sankranthi is a biggest festival […]

When is Bhogi 2014, 13 January or 14 January

When is Bhogi – 13|14 January 2014? In 2014, Bhogi festival date landed in confusion that some of the panchanga karthas stating the date of Bhogi as 13 January and the TTD Panchangam and other Panchangams followed in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple and Srisailam Bramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple have been mentioning the festival date as 14 […]

When is Makara Sankranti 2014 – 14 January or 15 January

When is Makara Sankranti 2014 – 14 January or 15 January? In 2014, Sankranti festival date landed in confusion that some of the panchanga karthas stating the date of Sankranti as 14 January and the TTD Panchangam and other Panchangams followed in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple and Srisailam Bramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple have been mentioning the festival date […]

Shani Trayodashi July 2013 (July 6, July 20)

Shani Trayodashi or Sani Trayodasi is an auspicious day for Hindus who perform Shani Puja. It is celebrated on Trayodashi day or the thirteenth lunar day which falls on Shanivar or Saturday. July 2013 is the auspicious month as two Shani Trayodasi fall during the month. The first Sani Trayodashi date in July 2013 is […]