Hindu Festivals in May 2018, Auspicious Days

Hindu Festivals in May 2018, Auspicious Days in May 2018. Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2018. 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 2018. The dates and […]

Rongali Bihu 2018 | Bohag Bihu | Assamese New Year 2018

Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated in mid April. In 2018, 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. […]

Parasuram Jayanti 2018 | Parashurama Jayanthi

parashurama

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, […]

Baisakhi 2018 | Vaisakhi (April 14)

Baisakhi 2018, Baisakhi 2018 date, Baisakhi festival in 2018, When is Baisakhi in 2018? 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. In 2018, Baisakhi […]

Narasimha Jayanti 2018

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 2018, Narasimha Jayanti date is April 28 | April 29. Smarta Nrusimha Jayanti – 28 April 2018. Madhva / Vaishnava Nrusimha Jayanti – 29 April 2018. This festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety […]

Bisu 2018 | Tuluva New Year 2018 in Karnataka

Bisu, also known as Tulu New Year Day, is the first day of Tuluva calendar followed in Tulunadu region in Karnataka. In 2018, 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 […]

Sri Rama Pattabhishekam 2018 in Bhadrachalam Temple

Sri Ramachandraswamy Pattabhishekam 2018 in Bhadrachalam Temple will be held on March 27. It is performed the day following Sri Rama Navami (Chaitra Shukla Dasami). Pushkara Pattabhishekam, also known as Sri Rama Samrajya Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam was conducted at Sri Seeta Ramachandra swamy temple in Bhadrachalam in April 2014 on the following day of Sri Rama […]

Rama Navami 2018 | Sri Ram Navami | Sri Rama Jayanti

Sri Rama Navami, Sri Rama Jayanti, celebrates the birthday of Lord Sri Rama. Sri Ram Navami 2018 date is March 25. Smarta Sri Ramanavami is celebrated on March 25 and Vaishnava, Madhva Sriramanavami is celebrated on March 26. Sri Rama Navami Navaratri utsavams begins on March 18 with Chaitra Shukla Pratipada (Ugadi / Gudi Padwa […]

Gudi Padwa 2018 | Gudhi Padva, Samvatsar Padvo, Marathi & Konkan New Year Day

Gudi Padwa or Gudhi Padva is celebrated on the first day of Chaitra month. In 2018, Gudi Padwa date is March 18. 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 […]

Achala Saptami 2018 | Saur Saptami or Rathsaptami in North India

Achala Saptami, also known as Saur Saptami, is observed on Magha Shukla Saptami, the seventh day in Shukla Paksh during Magh month. Achala Saptami 2018 date is January 24. Achala Saptami festival is dedicated to Lord Surya. Devotees worship Surya Bhagwan on this day for better health and prosperity. Saur is another name of Surya […]

Hindu Festivals in February 2018, Auspicious Days

Dates of important Hindu festivals in February 2018 and auspicious days in this month are listed here. February 2018 coincides with Magha month & Falgun month in Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati & all other North Indian Hindi calendars. The dates and tithis of festivals & auspicious days are given as per the standard Hindu calendars […]

Dasavatara Jayanti 2018 | 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 […]

Hindu Festivals 2018

Here is the list of Hindu festivals in 2018. The list begins with Paush Purnima and ends with Dattatreya Jayanti in December. Tuesday, 2 January 2018 – Paush Purnima Friday, 5 January 2018 – Sakat Chauth Friday, 12 January 2018 – Shattila Ekadashi Sunday, 14 January 2018 – Pongal Sunday, 14 January 2018 – Makara […]

Hindu Festivals in December 2017, Auspicious days

Here is the list of the major Hindu festivals dates in December 2017. It is based on the standard Hindu calendars of India. The important festivals in December 2017 are – Gita Jayanti, Hanuman Vratham, Sri Datta Jayanti, Vaikunta Ekadasi. December 2017 coincides with Karthikai & Margali month in Tamil Nadu, Vrischikam & Dhanu month […]

Hindu Festivals in November 2017, Auspicious Days

Here you can get the list of important Hindu festivals in November 2017. November 2017 coincide with the holy Kartik month in Hindu calendar. Prabhodini Ekadasi, Pandharpur Yatra, Tulsi Vivah Puja, Chhath Puja and Kartik Purnima are the major festivals and auspicious days celebrated in November 2017 as per standard Hindu panchangam of India. Here, […]

Hindu Festivals in October 2017, Auspicious days

Hindu Festivals October 2017, Auspicious days in October 2017 October 2017 is one of the biggest months for Hindus in which the biggest festivals for Hindus – Kojagari Purnima Lakshmi Puja and Karva Chauth are celebrated along with the holy Ashwin Month & Kartik month. October 2017 coincides with Ashwin month and Kartik month in […]

Janmashtami 2017 | Krishnashtami | Gokulashtami (Sri Krishna Janmashtami)

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 August 2017, Auspicious days

This article gives you the list of important Hindu festivals in August 2017. August 2017 corresponds with Ashada Month, Shravan month and Bhadrapad maas in North Indian Hindi calendar and Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada and Telugu calendars. Naga Panchami, Varalakshmi Vratham and Rakshabandhan or Rakhi Purnima (Narali Purnima or Jandhyala Pournami) are the major festivals in the month […]

Vijaya Dashami celebrations in North India

Vijaya Dashami is observed on Ashwin shukla paksha Dashami and it is celebrated all over North India. Ramlila Utsav, Kota Dussehra Mela and Kullu Dussehra celebrations make the festival huger. Ramleela Utsav: In North India people celebrate the festival Vijayadashami as the victory of Lord Ram over the demon Ravan. On this day, Ram killed […]

Mahakavi Kalidas Din (Kalidas Divas)

Mahakavi Kalidas Din (Kalidas Divas) is observed in Ashadh Month. In 2017, Kalidas Din date is June 24. It falls on Shukla Paksha Pratipada of Ashada Month as per Hindu calendar. As per Tamil calendar, it falls in Aani Masam, Midhunam Month of Malayalam calendar and Aashar Month in Bengali Panjika. Mahakavi Kalidas was a […]