Janmashtami 2020 | Krishnashtami | Gokulashtami | Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna as Damodara

Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Sri Krishna Jayanti, Gokulashami, Krishnashtami) is the birthday of Lord Sri Krishna. It is celebrated on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Shravan Month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka and in Bhadrapad Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya […]

Hindu Festivals in June 2020 | Auspicious days

Dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in June 2020 are given here. The dates and tithis are provided as per the standard Hindu calendars of India. Ganga Dussehra, Nirjala Ekadashi, Vat Purnima and Jagannath Rathyatra are the important festivals in June 2020. Here you can get all other regional and sub-regional festivals’ information […]

Ashad Month 2020 | Ashada Masam, Ashad Maas dates

Ashad month or Ashada masam or Ashad maas or Ashada mahina is the 4th month in traditional lunar calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. In 2020, Ashad month begins on June 6 and ends on July 5 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, […]

Parasuram Jayanti 2020 | Parashurama Jayanthi


Parasuram Jayanti is believed to be the birthday or appearance day of Lord Parashurama. Parashuram is the fifth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. This festival is observed on Akshay Tritiya or the third day in Shukla Paksha during Vaishakh month in many parts of India. Sometimes it also falls on second day of Vaishakh Shukla Paksha, […]

Hindu Festivals in May 2020, Auspicious Days

Hindu Festivals in May 2020, Auspicious Days in May 2020. Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2020. The dates and tithis are given based on the standard Hindu Panchangams of India. Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2020. The dates and […]

Bisu 2020 | Tuluva New Year 2020 in Karnataka

Bisu, also known as Tulu New Year Day, is the first day of Tuluva calendar followed in Tulunadu region in Karnataka. In 2020, Bisu date is April 14. The entire stretch of Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and parts of Kasargod is known as Tulunadu. The people of Tulunadu follow Souramana Panchanga (Solar calendar) hence this festival […]

Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2020 | Odia New Year

Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2020, Maha Vishuba Sankranti 2020 date, when is Maha Vishuba Sankranti in 2020? Maha Vishuba Sankranti, also known as Mesha Sankranti or Mesha Sankraman, is observed during the sun’s transition into the Mesha rashi or Aries. In 2020, Vishuba Sankranti date is April 14. Maha Vishuba Sankranti is the Oriya New Year […]

Baisakhi 2020 | Vaisakhi (April 14)

Baisakhi 2020, Baisakhi 2020 date, Baisakhi festival in 2020, When is Baisakhi in 2020? Baisakhi or Vaisakhi or Vaishakha is an important harvest festival in Punjab, and some other North Indian regions. It is the biggest festival for Sikh community as it marks the beginning of Sikh New Year as per the Solar Nanakshahi calendar. […]

Sauramana Ugadi 2020

Sauramana Ugadi is the Hindu New Year observed as per the Sauramana Panchangam (Solar calendar). In 2020, Sauramana Ugadi date is April 14. It is also referred to as Meshadi, Vaishakhadi, Mesha Sankranti, etc.. Puthandu in Tamil Nadu As Tamil people follow Sauramana Panchanga, Varusha Pirappu, Puthandu, Chithirai Vishu, is celebrated as the Tamil New […]

Rongali Bihu 2020 | Bohag Bihu | Assamese New Year 2020

Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated in mid April. In 2020, Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu date is April 14. Actually, Bohag Bihu is celebrated for 7 days but nowadays it is confined for 3 days. Goru Bihu, Manuh Bihu, and Gosai Bihu are the three festivals of Rongali Bihu. […]

Hanuman Jayanti 2020, Chaitra Purnima – April 8

Hanuman Jayanti is observed on Chaitra Purnima in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and many other states in India. In 2020, Hanuman Jayanthi date is April 8. It is also celebrated as Hanuman Vijayotsavam. Hanuman Jayanti is also observed in Vaishakh month in some places of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. Gujarat celebrates it on a day […]

Narasimha Jayanti 2020

Narasimha Swamy in Puranas, Vedas

Narasimha Jayanti or Narsimha Jayanthi is observed on the fourteenth day in the bright fortnight of Vaishakha month (Vaisakha Shukla Chaturdasi). In 2020, Narasimha Jayanti date is May 6. Smarta Nrusimha Jayanti | Madhva / Vaishnava Nrusimha Jayanti – 6 May 2020. This festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety in all Vishnu temples around the […]

Cheti Chand 2020 | Sindhi New Year Day

Cheti Chand 2020, Sindhi New Year 2020 date. When is Cheti Chand in 2020? Cheti Chand in 2020 date. In 2020, Cheti Chand date is March 26. Chetti Chand is the Sindhi New Year Day celebrated on the second day of Cheti month, Chaitra month. Cheti Chand (Chetti Chand) is the Sindhi New Year Day […]

Jhulelal Jayanti 2020 date

26 March 2020 is Jhulelal Jayanti. Jhulelal Jayanti is the birthday of the God of Sindhi people, Jhulelal (Dariyal, Jinda Pir, Uderolal Jhulelal). It is observed on Cheti Chand, the second day of Chaitra Month in Sindhi calendar. Lord Jhulelal is the Ishta Dev / Ishta Devata of Sindhi people. Cheti Chand is also celebrated […]

Festivals in April 2020 (Chaitra, Vaisakha months)

Here is the list of Hindu festivals in April 2020. April 2020 coincides with Chaitra month & Vaishakh month in North Indian Hindu calendars and Amavasyant calendars followed as per Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu Panchangas. Chaitra Pratipada (Ugadi, Gudi Padwa, Cheti Chand), Chaitra Navratri, Durga Ashtami, Sri Ramanavami, Chithirai Vishu (Puthandu, Tamil New Year), […]

Dasavatara Jayanti 2020 | Jaynatis of Dashavataras, Ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu

Dashavatara of Lord Vishnu

Among the avatars of Vishnu, the ten best known are collectively called as the Dasavatara. According to the vernacular language the term means “ten avatars”. In the Garuda Purana (1.86.10″11), this list is proudly included.  In the Satya Yuga (Ages in the time cycle described within Hinduism or the first of the four Yugas), the […]

Gudi Padwa 2020 | Gudhi Padva, Samvatsar Padvo, Marathi & Konkan New Year Day

Gudi Padwa or Gudhi Padva is celebrated on the first day of Chaitra month. In 2020, Gudi Padwa date is March 25. This festival is observed as New Year Day by Maharashtrians and Hindu Konkains. Gudi Padva is also known as Samvatsar Padvo or Yugadi. Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka people celebrate this festival as […]

Rama Navami 2020 | Sri Ram Navami | Sri Rama Jayanti

Sri Rama Navami, Sri Rama Jayanti, celebrates the birthday of Lord Sri Rama. Sri Ram Navami 2020 date is April 2. Sri Rama Navami Navaratri utsavams begins on March 25 with Chaitra Shukla Pratipada (Ugadi / Gudi Padwa / Nav Varsh) and ends on Srirama Navami (2 April) in 2020. Sri Ramanavami Puja Muhurtham 2020 […]

Hindu Festivals in March 2020

March 2020 is a month of Hindu festivals. There is a huge list of festivals and auspicious days to celebrate in March 2020. This month coincides with Falgun month & Chaitra month. March 2020 coincides with Phalgun Mahina and Chaitra Mahina in North Indian Hindu calendars & other Amavasyant calendars followed as per Marathi, Gujarati, […]

Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti | Bhishma Ekadashi Vratam

Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti is the most auspicious day during when Vishnu Sahasranamam was revealed by Bhishma to Pandavas. In fact Bhishma pitamaha was united with the Lord on Bhishmashtami day. Before his last breath, Bhishma prayed to the Lord with 1000 names of Vishnu and those names have become famous after his death. But, this […]