Puthandu 2019 | Chithirai Vishu | Varusha Pirappu 2019

Puthandu, Varusha Pirappu, Chithirai Vishu, Chithirai Pirappu, Chithirai 1 – is the Tamil New Year day. It falls on Mesha Sankramana (Mesha Sankranti day). Mesha Sankramanam is the transition of the Sun into Mesha Rashi (Aries Zodiac) from Meena Rashi (Pisces Zodiac). In 2019, Puthandu date is April 14. It marks the beginning of Hemalambi Nama […]

Chithirai Masam 2019 | Chithirai Month in Tamil Calendar

Chithirai Masam 2019, Chithirai Month 2019 in Tamil Calendar. The first day of Chithirai masam marks the beginning of Tamil New Year (Varusha). Chithirai Masam or Chitirai month is the first month in the traditional Tamil Panchangam which follows the solar calendar. The 1st day of Chitirai month (Chithirai 1) is celebrated as Tamil New […]

Sringeri Mutt Tamil Panchangam 2019-2020 | Vikari Varusha Panchangam 2019-2020

Sringeri Mutt Tamil Panchangam 2019-2020 is here for free download. The PDF version of Tamil Panchangam is produced and published by Sringeri Sharada Peetham, Karnataka. The panchangam published by Sri Math for the year 2019-2020 (Vikari Nama Samvatsara) in Tamil has been uploaded. Those interested may download a copy at the like provided here. This […]

Panguni Masam 2019 | Panguni month in Tamil Panchangam

Panguni masam or Pankuni month is the last and final month in Tamil calendar or Tamil Panchangam (Nalla Neram). Usually Panguni month (March – April) is similar to that of Phalgun or Phalguna month in other Hindu calendars. In 2019, Panguni Masam begins on March 15 and ends on April 13. The major festival during […]

Varusha Pirappu 2019 | Tamil New Year 2019-2020

Varusha Pirappu 2019, Tamil New Year 2019-2020 marks the beginning of 2019-2020 Tamil year (Vilambi Nama Varuda). Varusha Pirappu, or Puthandu or Chithirai Vishu, is the Tamil New Year celebrated all around the world by Tamil people. In 2019, Varusha Pirappu or Puthandu date is April 14. This is the first day in Tamil month […]

Masi Magam 2019 – Masi Makam, Masi Maham

Masi Magam (Masi Makam or Masi Maham) is the major festival celebrated during Masi Masam (Febraury – March) in Tamil Nadu. In 2019, Masi Magam date is February 19. Masi Magam is celebrated on Magam Nakshatra day in Masi month. The festival generally falls on Pournami or Full Moon day. Masi month is the favorite […]

Masi month 2019 | Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar 2019

Maasi masam or Masi month is the 11th month in Tamil calendar. This month is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Pitru Devatas or ancestors. In 2019, Masi Masam or Maasi month starts on February 13 and end on March 14. In Tamil Nadu, people consider the month of Masi as auspicious to start their new […]

Thaipusam 2019 | Thai Poosam

Lord Subramanya

Thaipusam (Thai Poosam, Thaipooyam) is a festival dedicated to Lord Subramanya (Murugan). In 2019, Thaipusam date is January 21. Thaipusam falls on the Pusam Nakshatra around Thai Pournami, Full Moon day Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar. This festival commemorates victory of Lord Murugan over the demon Soorapadman. It is believed on this day Goddess Parvati […]

Thai Masam 2019 | Thai Month in Tamil Calendar

Thai masam or Thai month or Thy masam is the tenth month as per the traditional Tamil Calendar. In 2019, Thai Masam begins on January 15 and ends on February 12. This month is one of the auspicious months for Tamil speaking people all around the world. Some Tamil people celebrate the first day of […]

Margazhi Masam 2018-2019 | Margali Month in Tamil Calendar

Margazhi masam or Margali masam or Margali maasa is the ninth month in traditional Tamil calendar. In 2018-2019, Margazhi month starts on 16 December 2018 and ends on 14 January 2019. Margali masam is one of the auspicious Tamil months. During the month, temples are opened in the early morning and special pujas are performed. […]

16 December 2018 | Margali Masam begins | Margazhi Month 2018-2019

On 16 December 2018, Margali Masam begins (Margazhi Month). Margali Month is the ninth month in traditional Tamil calendar. In 2018-19, Margazhi month ends on 14 January. Margali masam is one of the auspicious Tamil months. During the month, temples are opened in the early morning and special pujas are performed. A popular vratham called ‘Tiruvembaavai […]

Karthigai Masam 2018 (Karthigai Month) in Tamil Nadu

Karthigai masam, Karthikai masam, is the eighth month as per Tamil Calendar. In 2018, Karthigai masam starts on November 17 and ends on December 15. This month, Karthigai, got its name from the Tamil star ‘Krithiga. Karthikai masam is the favorite month for Lord Muruga, Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu as per the Tamil beliefs. […]

Aippasi Masam 2018 | Aippasi Month in Tamil Calendar

Aippasi Masam or Aippasi month is seventh month in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, and Tamil influenced places in Sri Lanka. Aippasi Masam 2018 starts on 18 October and ends on 16 November. Aippasi month is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Lord Murugan. Skanda Sashti and Deepavali are the important festivals celebrated in […]

Purattasi 2018 | Purattasi Masam 2018 (Purattasi Month) dates

Purattasi (Purattasi Masam, Purattasi month) is one of the auspicious months in Tamil calendar. In 2018, Purattasi masam starts on September 17 and ends on October 17 as per traditional Tamil calendar followed in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Purattasi coincides with Ashwin month of North Indian Hindi calendar and Ashwayuja masam of Telugu and Kannda calendars. […]

Avani Masam 2018 | Aavani Month in Tamil calendar

Avani masam or Aavani month is 5th month in traditional Tamil calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. In 2018, Avani Masam begins on August 17 and ends on September 16. It is one of the auspicious months for Tamil people.  Simha Sankramanam or Sun’s transition to Leo zodiac marks the beginning of Avani masam. It is […]

Adi Perukku 2018 | Aadi Perukku (Padinettam Perukku)

Adi Perukku (Aadi Perukku, Padinettam Perukku, Aadi Padinettu) is one of the popular festivals of Tamil Nadu. In 2018, Adi Perukku date is August 3. It is observed on the 18th day of Aadi month. This festival is celebrated on eighteenth day of Aadi masam in Tamil calendar. Aadi Perukku festival is celebrated mainly by women […]

Aadi Krithigai 2018 (Aadi Karthigai) | Festival dedicated to Lord Muruga

Aadi Karthigai (Aadi Krithiga), is an important festival dedicated to Lord Muruga. It is celebrated on Krithigai nakshatra day in Aadi month of Tamil calendar. The Skanda Purana describes the legend associated with Aadi Karthigai. Aadi Karthigai 2018 (Aadi Krithiga 2018) date is August 5. Aadi Karthigai is celebrated with lot of gusto in Aarupadai […]

Importance of Aadi Month in Tamil calendar | Aadi Masam Mahatmya

Aadi month (Aadi masam) is known as inauspicious in Tamil calendar. It corresponds with Ashada masam in lunar calendars followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. What is the importance of Aadi month in Tamil calendar? Why it is considered inauspicious? This article gives you brief information about the Aadi Masam mahatmya. The […]

Festivals in Aadi Masam 2018 | Aadi Pandigai

Here is the list of Festivals in Aadi Masam 2018 (Aadi Pandigai).. In 2018, Aadi masam begins on July 17 and ends on August 16. Apart from Aadi Velli (Aadi Fridays) and Aadi Chevvai (Aadi Tuesdays), there are many more important auspicious days in Aadi Masam.. The word ‘Aadi’ is originated from the Sanskrit word ‘Aashadi’. […]

Aani Thirumanjanam 2018 | Aani Uthiram

Aani Thirumanjanam, also known as Aani Uthiram or Ani Uthram, is the most important festival celebrated during Aani month in Tamil Nadu. In 2018, Aani Thirumanjanam or Aani Uthiram date is June 21. The festival is dedicated to Lord Nataraja (Shiva) and celebrated with utmost fervor in Chidambaram Nataraja Temple. It is believed that in […]