Bhatru Dwitiya

Bhatru Dwitiya is a famous tradition celebrated on the second day after Deepavali. In 2020, Bhatru Dwitiya date is November 16. This day is celebrated as Bhai Dooj or Bhau Beej in Maharashtra, Gujarat, and other North Indian states, and as Bhai Phonta in Bengal and Assam and as Bhai Tika in Nepal. On this day, sisters offer meals with special […]

Bali Pujan, 15 November 2020 | Bali Pratipada

Bali vamana story

Today, 15 November 2020 is Bali Pratipada, Bali Pujan is observed on the following day of Diwali. It marks the beginning of Kartik Month in Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka. It is also known as Bali Padyami and Vamana Jayanti in some places. As we all know, ‘Indra’ (King of […]

Govardhan Puja Muhurat 2020

Govardhan Puja is observed on the fourth day during 5-day Diwali festival. In 2020, Govardhan Puja date is November 15. It is mainly observed in North Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Haryana, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. On this day, Lord Sri Krishna along with cows is worshipped. Govardhana Pooja is celebrated as a commemoration of […]

Fourth Day of Diwali | Bali Pujan, Govardhan Puja & Annakut

Fourth day of Diwali is known as Bali Padyami or Bali Pratipada. In 2020, Bali Pratipada date is November 15. On this day, Govardhan Puja is performed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, and some other states of North India. It believed on this day, Lord Krishna lifted Govardhan giri (Mount Govardhan) to protect the Gokul from heavy […]

Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020 Time, Muhurat

Diwali Lakshmi Puja Time on 14 November 2020 is given here for all Indian cities. Pradosh Kaal, Nishita Kaal, Maha Nishita Kaal, Vrishabha Lagna, Simha Lagna & Karka Lagna are the auspicious muhurat for Lakshmi Puja on Deepavali. Diwali Lakshmi Pooja Muhurat is given for all these cities here…. Jammu, Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir), Chandigarh, […]

Diwali Laxmi Puja Vidhi | Deepavali Lakshmi Puja Procedure with Mantras, Slokas

Lakshmi Mata

How to do Diwali Lakshmi Puja? What is the procedure of Diwali Lakshmi Puja? What is the significance of Laxmi Pooja during Deepavali? These are the most frequent questions I have come through this season. In 2020, Diwali Lakshmi Puja date is November 14. Diwali or Deepavali is the most auspicious day to worship Goddess […]

Exact Time for Diwali Lakshmi Puja | Deepavali Laxmi Pooja Muhurat

Goddess Lakshmi

Exact time or Shubh Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja may differ from region to region. Diwali Laxmi Puja 2020 date is November 14. To perform Lakshmi Puja on Deepavali, Pradosh kaal, Nishit kaal and Mahanishita Kaal are very auspicious timings. These muhurats may vary day by day, but during Diwali 2020, Pradosh kaal is between […]

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020 – Vrishabha Kaal Lagna Muhurat, Simha Kaal Lagna Muhurat or Kumbha Lagna Muhurat are the Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja.. For 14 November 2020, here are the timings for Sthira Lagna Muhurthams for Lakshmi Puja.. Kumbha Lagna Muhurat Timings – None Vrishabha Lagna Muhurat Timings […]

Lakshmi Puja Material | Puja items for Diwali Laxmi Pooja


Lakshmi puja during Diwali (Deepavali) is most auspicious time to praise and please the Goddess. Diwali Laxmi Puja has a very simple procedure and the material required for pooja is also very easy to get for people of any economic status. Here is the list of material or accessories needed for Lakshmi Puja. 1. Silver […]

Annakut Muhurat, 15 November 2020 | Timings of Annakut Mahotsav

15 November 2020 is Annakut Puja Mahotsav. It is observed on first day of Kartik month in Gujarati calendar. It is also considered as Gujarati New Year (Nutan Varsh Padvo). Annakut Puja (Chhappan Bhog) is also another important ritual observed in Gujarat and other Krishna temples all around the world. Annakut Puja Mahotsav Muhurat, 15 November 2020 […]

Chopda Pujan 2020 | Diwali Chopda Puja | Sharda Pujan | Muhurat Pujan

Chopda Pujan, also known as Sharda Pujan or Muhurat Pujan, is an important ritual during Diwali in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, and some other Western parts and North Indian states in India. In 2020, Chopda Pujan date is November 14. On this day, business people perform puja of account books and close their old accounts and […]

Chitragupta Puja 2020 | Dawat Puja

Chitragupta Puja (Dawat Puja) is the Jayanti of Chitragupta. In 2020, Chitragupta Puja date is November 16. It is mainly celebrated among Kayasta sect of Hindus. It falls on the second day after Diwali. It is also celebrated as Bhai Dooj, Yama Dwitiya, Bhai Phonta, Bhatru Dwitiya, Bhai Tika and several parts of India and […]

Abhyanga Snana on Diwali | Ritual bath during Deepavali

Abhyanga Snana (ritual bath) is an important ritual to observe during Diwali festival. In some places, it is also observed during Narak Chaturdasi day. In 2020, Abhyanga Snana during Diwali date is November 14, November 15 and November 16. In many places, Abhyanga Snana is observed on Narak Chaturdashi, Diwali and Bali Pratipada. It is […]

Diwali Aarti Time 2020 | Timings for Deepavali Harathulu

Diwali Aarti Time 2020 (Timings for Deepavali Harathulu) is given here. In 2020, Diwali date is November 14 and Naraka Chaturdashi is also on November 14. Most of the people perform Diwali Aarti on Naraka Chaturdashi as Amavasya is not preferable for taking Aarti. Hence, for most of the communities, Deepavali Aarti date is November […]

Dhanteras, 13 November 2020 | Dhana Trayodashi, Dhanvantari Jayanti

13 November 2020 is Dhanteras, Dhana Trayodashi, Dhanvantari Jayanti. It marks the beginning of Diwali festival in most of the places in India. The business people perform Lakshmi Pujan and Kuber Pujan for wealth and prosperity in their businesses. This day is also observed as Dhanvantari Jayanti. Lord Dhanvantari is the Lord of Ayurveda (Indian Traditional […]

Dhanteras Puja Time 2020 | Muhurat for Dhana Trayodashi Pooja 2020

Dhanteras Puja time 2020, Dhanteras 2020 Puja muhurat on Pradosh Kaal & Vrishabha Kaal Pooja timings on 13 November 2020 are given here. Timings for Dhanteras Puja are given here for almost all cities of India including New Delhi, Chandigarh, Surat, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Allahabad, Dehra Dun, Shimla, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Patna, Kolkata, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Raipur, Bhopal, […]

Dhanteras Deeparadhana Muhurat 2020 | YamaDeepa Diya Lighting Time – 13 November 2020

Diwali Diya

‘Yamadeepa Prajwalana’ (Yamadeepa Deeparadhana) is one of the famous rituals of Dhanteras (Dhana Trayodashi / Dhanvantari Trayodashi) day. In 2020, Dhanteras Deeparadhana date is November 13. Since it is the important ritual on the day, this day is also referred to as Yama Trayodashi. Mainly the festival of Diwali begins (Yama Trayodasi) and ends (Yama […]

What to buy on Dhanteras, Dhan Trayodashi – for all 12 Rashis

What to buy on Dhanteras, Dhan Trayodashi for all 12 rashis’ natives? Here is the list of items that are supposed to purchase by different Rashi natives as per the Hindu calendar. In 2020, Dhanteras date is November 13. Mesha Rashi (Aries) Mesha Rashi natives to buy gold coins, kitchen appliances, and Tejpatra. Vrishabha Rashi […]

Yam Deep Daan Pooja

Yam Deep Daan Pooja is performed on Yam Trayodashi (Dhan Trayodashi, Dhanteras) during Diwali festival. In 2020, Yam Deep Daan Pooja date is November 13. It falls on Krishna Paksha Trayodashi in Kartik Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Ashwin Month as per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Guajrati calendars. According to the Scriptures, […]

Narak Chaturdashi, 14 November 2020 | Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Jayanti, Roop Chaudas

14 November 2020 is Kali Chaudas, Narak Chaturdashi, Choti Diwali, Roop Choudas, Hanuman Jayanti Pujan. It is the 2nd day of five-day Diwali festival celebrations. Hanuman Puja is also observed on this day in Gujarat and some other Western regions of India. Kali Chaudas (Kali Choudash Puja) falls on 14th day in Krishna Paksha of […]