20 November 2020 is 1st day of Tungabhadra Pushkarams | Tungabhadra Pushkaralu. 1st day’s Puja Vidhi, Procedure for Pushkara Snanam for Tungabhadra Pushkaralu, etc,. are given here.
Pushkara vidhi is a guide for the rituals, deeds, charity, arghya, shraddha and many other works to do during 12 days of River Pushkarams.
Tungabhadra Pushkaralu (Tungabhadra River Pushkarams) is a festival of River Tungabhadra which comes once in 12 years. In 2020, Tungabhadra Pushkaralu begins on November 20 and ends on December 1. Tungabhadra Pushkarams begins as Jupiter enters into Makara Rashi (Guru Peyarchi in Makara Rashi).
1st day of Tungabhadra Pushkarams – 20 November 2020, Friday
God to worship: Lord Vishnu (Sriman Narayana) & Brihaspati
Shraddha: Hiranya Shraddha
Charity: Gold, silver, land, or dhanya (grains)
Vishesha Karyam – Hiranya Shraddham
In 2016, Krishna Pushkaralu were conducted. In a stampede at Rajahmundy Pushkara Ghat at 8.30 AM (14 July 2016 in Godavari Pushkaralu), more than 27 people died.