Vijayadasami 2013, Vijaya Dasami date in 2013

Vijayadasami, Durgadasami (Dasara, Dussehra), is celebrated on Shukla Paksha Dasami in Ashwin month. Vijayadasami 2013 date is October 13.

It is celebrated to commemorate the victory of good over evil. On this day, Mother Goddess Shakti demolished bufello demon Mahishasura. Usually, Navratri Durga Puja concludes on this day.

And, Lord Sri Rama killed demon king Ravanasura and returned to his kingdon Ayodhya where his people celebrated the festival of success (Vijayadashami). On the day of Vijaya Dashami, Ravanasura, who is also called Dashakanta was killed, to commemorate his defeat this festival is also called as ‘Dussehra’ / Dasara / Dassara.

‘Ravanasura Vadha’ – a tradition of blasting the idol of Ravana is performed on Vijaya Dashami in some places in India.

Simollanghan, Shami Puja, and Ayudha pooja are main rituals in North India during Vijayadasami. In Kerala and some places of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, Vidyarambham or Saraswati Pooja is the main ritual of the day.

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Vijayadashami 2013 date in USA – 13 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in Canada – 13 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in UK & other European countries – 13 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in UAE & other Gulf countries – 13 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in Singapore – 14 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in Malaysia – 14 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in Australia – 14 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in New Zealand – 14 October

Vijayadashami 2013 date in South Africa & African countries – 13 October

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33 Comments

  1. when is saraswati pooja aauda pooja and vijaya dashami

    By Dhananad at September 29, 2013 at 7:39 am
  2. Shukla Paksha Dasami in Ashwin month in 1958

    By Lajita at September 11, 2013 at 3:50 pm
  3. which is the date of vijayadasami in 2013

    By Uttam at August 12, 2013 at 4:28 pm
  4. what is this festival vijaya dasami tell me in telugu version

    By Pahal at August 11, 2013 at 7:48 pm
  5. vijay dasami in ram naumi what date it is in 2013

    By Nishtha at April 14, 2013 at 8:14 pm
  6. Kumbh Mela comes after 12 years, and the Vanvas exile of Lord Rama who had to move out of Ayodhya lasted for 14 years.

    By Wikipedia at February 26, 2012 at 9:46 pm
  7. Kumbh Mela comes after 12 years, and the Vanvas exile of Lord Rama who had to move out of Ayodhya lasted for 14 years.

    By chanel cuir de russie, a whiff of emancipation . at February 17, 2012 at 5:56 am
  8. IS THERE ANY RAWAN VADH CELEBRATION IN PUNE ?

    By VISHNU at October 6, 2011 at 3:15 pm
  9. It is celebrated to commemorate the victory of good over evil,so wish you all a very ‘Happy Dusshera’

    By sanjiv rohil at October 17, 2010 at 6:35 am
  10. Is there any ravan vadh celebration at Bangalore?

    By R Sud at October 17, 2010 at 4:22 am
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  14. what is aparajitha puja. when it is performed

    By mokshagna at October 4, 2010 at 2:54 pm