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Santan Saptami 2019 | Santhana Saptami Vrata

Santan Saptami vrat is an auspicious puja dedicated to Kuldevi or devta. In 2019, Santan Saptami vrat date is September 5. It is observed on Shukla Paksha Saptami in Bhadrapad Month (September). It is an important vrat for those who are not blesses with children and want to get children. It is also performed by […]

Chandra Darshan, 31 August 2019 | Bhadrapada Month Chandra Darshanam

31 August 2019 is Chandra Darshan (Bhadrapada Maasa Chandra Darshan). It falls in Bhadrapad Month (Bhadrapada Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. And it falls in Aavani Masam of Tamil calendar, Chingam Month of Malayalam calendar and Bhadra Month of Bengali Panjika and Shrawan Month in Nepali […]

Kapila Theertham Gokulashtami celebrations

Gokulashtami is celebrated on 23 August 2019 at Kapila Theertham Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple in Tirupati. Various special rituals are performed during this event. As a part of this program, Abhishekam is performed to Sri Venugopalaswamy Moolavar at 6 AM. From 10 AM, the common devotees are allowed for darshanam. From 6 PM to 8 […]

Vontimitta Temple Pavitrotsavams 2019

The annual three-day pavitrotsavams in the ancient shrine of TTD taken over temple at Vontimitta in Kadapa district will be observed from August 31 to 2 September in 2019. On August 30 Ankurarpana and Vishwaksena Aradhana will be observed while on August 31 Pavitra Pratishta, September 1 Pavitra Samarpana and September 2 Pavitra Purnahuti will […]

Upset Hindus urge Georgia clothing firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh mat & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Athens (Georgia) based apparel and home goods company Vision Lab for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesh; calling it highly inappropriate. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord Ganesh was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be […]

Guga Navami 2019 | Goga Navmi Festival in Bhadrapad Maas

Guga Navami, Goga Navmi is observed on Navami day in Bhadrapad maas, the next day of Sri Krishna Janmashtami. In 2019, Guga Navami date is 25 August. This festival is dedicated to the Serpent God ‘Guga’. It is celebrated in North Indian states, especially Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Rajasthan. Guga Navami puja is observed […]

Good months for construction of home, When to start constructing house?

Which months are good to start constructing houses? What is the best time for construction of homes? Here are some details about when a home should be built? Among all 12 Hindu months, 4 months are best months to start construction of houses. And 3 months are to avoid starting or planning for constructing homes. […]

Symbolism of Janmashtami | Why celebrate Sri Krishna’s birth

Krishna as Damodara

Symbolism of Janmashtami and why celebrate Sri Krishna’s birth in words of Sri Sri Ravishankar Guruji of Art of Living. India would not be India if you take away Lord Krishna and the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata. These epics are like the two eyes of our country. They are not related to just one […]

Hartalika Teej 2019 | Hartalika Teej Vrat & Puja

Hartalika Teej Vrat - Gauri Ganesha Festival

Hartalika Teej (Hartalika Tritiya vrat, Hartalika Vrat puja) is dedicated to Goddess Gauri (Parvati). In 2019, Hartalika Teej vrat date is September 1. It is observed on Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Bhadrapad Month just a day before Ganesh Chaturthi.  It is celebrated with utmost fervor in North Indian states like – Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, […]

TTD’s Silk Vastrams for Raghavendra Swamy Aradhana, Mantralayam

In connection with 348th Aradhana Mahotsavams of Sri Raghavendhra Swamy of Mantralayam in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh, TTD EO Sri Anil Kumar Singhal on Saturday (17 August 2019) offered the silk vastrams on behalf of TTD on this occasion. Sri Raghavendra Swami, one of the greatest philosophers of those times, was born in 1595 […]

Tallapaka Chennakesava Swamy Temple Pavitrotsavams 2019

The wall posters related to annual pavitrotsavams of Sri Chennakesava Swamy temple and Sri Siddheswara Swamy temple at YSR Kadapa district were released on Saturday by Sri P Basant Kumar, TTD JEO. When the annual fete in Sri Siddheswara Swamy temple will be observed from August 21-23 while those of Sri Chennakesava Swamy from September […]

Tallapaka Siddheshwara Swamy Temple Pavitrotsavams 2019

Tallapaka Siddheshwara Swamy Temple Pavitrotsavams is one of the big events at the temple. In 2019, Tallapaka Siddheshwara Swamy Temple Pavitrotsavams begins on August 21 and ends on August 23. Various special rituals are performed during this event in the temple. According to Vaidika Sampradayam, during Jata Asaucham and Mruta Asaucham entry into temple is […]

Rishi Panchami 2019 | Rushi Panchami Vrata

Rishi Panchami vrat (Rushi Panchami), is observed on the next day after Ganesh Chaturthi in Shukla Paksha during Bhadrapada month (September). In 2019, Rishi Panchami date is September 3, Tuesday. In fact, Rishi Panchami is not a festival, but a vrata or puja to be performed by women. Rishi Panchami puja is mainly dedicated to […]

Rishi Panchami Puja Muhurat 2019 | Timings for Rishi Panchami Snan, Saptarshi Pujan

Rishi Panchami is an auspicious vrata exclusively observed by women on the day of Shukla Paksha Panchami in Bhadrapada Month of Hindu Calendar. It falls on the following day of Ganesh Chaturthi (Vinayaka Chavithi). In 2019, Rishi Panchami Vrat date is September 3, Tuesday. Rishi Panchami Snan Muhurat, 3 September 2019 Rishi Panchami Snan is […]

Shravan Amavasya | Amavasya in Shravan Month

Shravan Amavasya is the No Moon day in Shravan month. Shravan Amavasya is observed as Pithori Amavasya in North India and Polala Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh. In 2019, Shravan Amavasya date is August 1 in North Indian Hindi calendars and where it is on August 30 as per Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, and Telugu calendars. Pola […]

Pavitrotsavams in Chennai TTD Information Centre’s Venkateshwara Swamy Temple

Pavitrotsavams in Chennai TTD Information Centre’s Venkateshwara Swamy Temple – from 18 August 2019 to 20 August 2019. ఆగ‌స్టు 18 నుండి 20వ తేదీ వ‌ర‌కు చెన్నై స‌మాచార కేంద్రంలోని శ్రీ వేంక‌టేశ్వ‌ర‌స్వామివారి ఆల‌యంలో పవిత్రోత్సవాలు తిరుపతి, 2019 ఆగస్టు 16: త‌మిళ‌నాడు రాష్ట్రం, చెన్నై టి.న‌గ‌ర్‌లోని టిటిడి స‌మాచార కేంద్రంలోని శ్రీ వేంక‌టేశ్వ‌ర‌స్వామివారి ఆల‌యంలో ఆగ‌స్టు 18 నుండి 20వ తేదీ వరకు పవిత్రోత్సవాలు వైభ‌వంగా నిర్వ‌హించ‌నున్నారు. ఆగ‌స్టు […]

Kaleshwaram Mukteshwara Swamy Temple, Famous Shiva Temple in Telangana

Kaleshwaram Shiva Temple, also popular as Mukteshwara Swamy Temple is one of the ancient Shiva temples in Telangana. Kaleshwaram is a holy place located exactly at the merging point of the River Pranahita (tributary of Godavari) with the Godavari River. Nearest town to this village is Manthani of Karimnagar district in Telangana. Kaleshwaram is also […]

Swarna Gowri Vrata 2019 | Swarna Gauri Habba in Karnataka

Goddess Parvati

Swarna Gauri Habba, Swarna Gowri Vrata is an observance performed on the day before Ganesh Chaturthi in Karnataka. As the name suggests, Swarna Gauri Habba is dedicated to Goddess Gauri, the consort of Lord Shiva. In 2019, Swarna Gowri Vratha date is September 1 in India. Some Kannada calendars like Uttadhi Matha Panchanga 2019-2020 mentioned […]

Ele Ashtami | Jyeshta Devi Pooja

Ele Ashtami is an auspicious vrat dedicated to Jyeshta Lakshmi Devi (Jyeshta Devi – Alakshmi). In 2019, Ele Ashtami Vrat begins on September 5 and ends on September 7. Ele Ashtami is widely celebrated in North Karnataka. It falls on Shukla Paksha Ashtami in Bhadrapada Month as per Kannada calendar. The ritual is very much […]