Vagh Baras 2014, Wagh Baaras Festival in Gujarat

Vagh Baras 2014, Wagh Baaras Festival in Gujarat, Vagh Baras 2014 date, when is Vagh Baras in 2014?

Vagh Baras (Wagh Baaras) is observed on Dwadasi day in second half of Aso month. In 2014, Vagh Baras date is October 20.

Vagh Baras is also referred as Govatsa Dwadashi and Guru Dwadasi. In Gujarati language, Vagh means repaying ones financial debts. On this day people clear their khata (ledgers) and enter into new and fresh transactions on Labh Pancham.

On Vagh Baraas, cow and calf are also worshipped. This vrat is known as Nandini Vrat. In Dhodia tribal villages in Gujarat, this festival is celebrated in great fashion. They celebrate the fest as a sport chasing one another. The person who dressed like tiger chases the person dressed as cow.

Vaag Baras is known as Vasubaras in Maharashtra. North Indian people celebrate this day as Govamsa Puja.

Panchang, Waghbaras – 20 October 2014

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:29 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:53
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)28:01 Chandrastama (Moonset)15:45

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwadashi – 23:21
Nakshatra Purva Phalguni – 22:19
Yoga Brahma – 28:47*
Karana Taitila – 23:21

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Jaya
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Plavanga
Rahu Kalam: 07:55 – 09:20
Gulika Kalam: 13:37 – 15:02
Yama Gandam: 10:46 – 12:11

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha – 28:57:15*

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 15:11 – 16:58
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:34

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 30:14* – 31:59*
Durmuhurthams: 14:51 – 15:36

In 2013, Vagh Baras date was October 31.

Vagh Baras 2012 date was November 10.

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