Sankashti June 2019 date | Sankashtahara Chaturthi

Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankashtahara Chaturthi or Ganesha Sankat Chauth is observed on the Chaturthi or Chavithi, the fourth day of Krishna Paksha during every Hindu month. Sankashti Chaturthi June 2019 date is June 20, Thursday. This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi of Jyeshta Mahina (Dwitiya Jyeshta Mahina) as per North Indian Hindi calendars […]

Shukla Devi Pooja 2019

Shukla Devi Puja (Shukla Devi Aradhana) is observed in Jyeshta month. In 2019, Shukla Devi Pooja date is June 8. It falls on sixth day of bright half of Jyeshta Month in Hindu calendar. Shukla devi is one of the powerful manifestations of Goddess Shakti like Dashamahavidya and Saptamatrikas. On the same day Khir Bhavani Mela is […]

Jamai Sasthi 2019 | Jamai Shashti

Jamai Sasthi, also spelt as Jamai Shashti, is an important day for Bengali people. It is celebrated on the sixth day in Shukla Paksha of Jyeshta month. In 2019, Jamai Sasthi date is May 24. Literally, Jamai means son in law. On the occasion of Jamai Sashti, son in law is invited to the residence […]

Sankashti Chaturthi May 2019 Moon Rise Time, Sankashti Pooja Timings

Here are the details of Sankashti chaturthi in May 2019 Moonrise timing or Chandrodaya time in various cities like Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, Delhi, Lucknow, Nathdwara, Jaipur, Varanasi, Bangalore, Chennai, Mysore, Hyderabad, Nashik, Solapur, and many more. The date of Sankashti Chaturthi in May 2019 is May 22, Wednesday. The devotees observe Sankashti Ganesh puja just after […]

Mahesh Navami 2019 (Mahesh Navmi)

Mahesh Navami, an annual festival celebrated by Maheshwari community in North India. Mahesh Navami is observed on Navami in Shukla Paksha of Jyestha month (June). In 2019, Mahesh Navami date is June 11. This festival is dedicated to Lord Shiva as Mahesh is another name for Lord Shankar. It is believed that on this day […]

Importance of Jyeshta Month | Jyeshta Maasa Mahatmya

Jyeshta mahina is dedicated to Lord Brahma, the creator of the Universe as per the Hinduism, whereas Vaishakh mahina is most auspicious for Vishnu Puja, Kartik mahina is most favorite month for Lord Shiva. Brahma Puja is the most beneficial ritual of Jyeshta maas. Some devotees also donate a water pot to needy or to […]

Purnima | 18 May 2019 | Puranmashi

18 May 2019 is Purnima, Full Moon day in Hindu Calendar. It is Vaishakh Purnima, Pooranmashi in Vaishakh maas. It is also observed as Kurma Jayanti, Buddha Jayanti (Buddha Purnima). Timings of Purnima – 18 May 2019 Purnima begins at 4.10 AM on 17 May and ends at 2.41 AM on 18 May. This Purnima […]

Jyeshta Month 2019 | Jyeshta Mahina, Jyeshta Masam 2019 dates

Jyeshta month, or Jyeshta maas or Jyeshta masam (May-June-July) is the third month in traditional Hindu lunar calendar. In 2019, Jyeshta month begins on May 19 and end on June 17 as per North Indian Hindu calendars. In other lunar calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Jyeshta mahina in 2019 starts […]

Shakambari Festival 2019 at Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple | Shakambari Utsavam

Shakambari Mata

Shakambari Utsavam, Shakambari festival, Ashada masa Utsavam, is a three-day puja dedicated to Goddess Shakambari Devi at Kanakadurga temple in Vijayawada. In 2019, Shakambari Festival begins on July 14 and ends on July 16. During the festival, Goddess Kanakadurga is adorned and worshipped as Shakambari Devi. More than 3 lakh devotees visit the temple during Ashada […]

Ekadashi Vrat Parana Timings, 16 May 2019

Ekadashi Vrata Paarana Timings, 16 May 2019 (Time to break fasting of Ekadashi Vrata) is given here. On 15 May 2019, Mohini Ekadashi is observed. And on 16 May 2019, Thursday, Ekadashi Vrata Paarana is observed. Vrata Paaran is breaking the fast of Vrata. Mohini Ekadashi – Dwadashi Parana Time on 16 May 2019 (Time […]

TTD’s Saare to Tataiah Gunta Gangamma Temple

TTD EO Sri Anil Kumar Singhal presented sare to Gangamma, the folk goddess of Tataiahgunta in the temple city on Saturday, 11 May 2019. It is often believe that Gangamma is the beloved sister of Tirumala Lord Venkateswara. Every year He sends the sare to His sister which will be adorned to the Goddess on […]

Guru Purnima 2019 | Ved Vyas Purnima 2019 date

Guru Purnima, also known as Ved Vyas Purnima or Vyasa Poornima, is an auspicious day in Ashad month. In 2019, Guru Purnima date is July 16. Guru Purnima falls on Ashad Purnima, Full Moon in Ashad month (June – July). This is also popular as Maha Ashadi. It is believed that on Ashad Purnima day, […]

Bhadali Navami | Bhadali Nom

Bhadali Navami (Bhadali Nom), Ashara Shukla Paksha Navami, Kandarpa Navami is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Bhadrakali. In 2019, Bhadali Navami date is July 10. This auspicious day falls on 9th day in bright half of Ashad Month as per Hindu calendar. It is mainly observed in North India and Central […]

Amavasya Vrat Katha | Story of Acchoda & Barhisada Pitrs

As per the Vishnu Dharma Shastra, there is a special mention regarding Amavasya as the day largely marked for souls of the forefathers or the Pitrus. This particular day is widely dedicated to the worship or remembrance of the forefathers. The day is also marked for performing the rites, rituals and prayer for the departed […]

Shani Jayanti 2019 | Shani Dev Jayanti

Lord Shani dev

Shani Jayanti (Shanishwara Jayanti) is the first appearance day of Lord Shani Dev. Shani Dev is considered as an important among Navagrahas, Nine celestial Gods in Hinduism. In 2019, Shani Jayanti date is June 3. Shani Jayanti falls on Amavasya in Jyeshta Month (Jyeshta Amavasya) as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It falls on Amavasya […]

Sri Shankara Jayanti 2019 at Sringeri Sharada Peetham


The annual Shankara Jayanti Mahotsava, marking the birth of the pre-eminent 8th century philosopher saint Jagadguru Sri Adi Shankaracharya will be celebrated with great gusto, in accordance with the traditions of the Sringeri Mahasamsthanam, from May 5 to 10, 2019. Throughout the week, special pujas will be performed in the mornings at the majestic temple […]

Bagalamukhi Jayanti 2019 | Pitambara Jayanti

Goddess Bhagalamukhi, also spelt as Bagalamukhi Mata or Pitambara Devi, is one of the Dasamahavidya or Mahavidya Goddesses. Bagalamukhi Jayanti or Bhagalamukhi Jayanthi is observed on Vaisakh Shukla Ashtami or the eighth day in bright half of Vaisakh month. In 2019, Bagalamukhi Jayanthi date is May 12. Literally, Bagalamukhi means the Goddess whose face has […]

Hiranya Shraddha

Parvana  Sradha is the Normal annual Sradha  with homa, Washi ng legs of Brahmanas,Feeding Brahmanas by cooked food , Offering Pindas ,and Dakshina Aama Sradha which is done in a  similar manner  but by giving the Brahmins   uncooked food. Hiranya Sradha is done  by giving  money only.Hiranya means Gold In Hiranya sradha  our Acharya(Priest)  comes with two people  . One of them would […]

Chandra Darshan May 2019 (Vaishakh Month Chandra Darshanam)

May 6, 2019 is Chandra Darshan (Vaishakha Maasa Chandra Darshan). It falls in Vaishakh Month (Vaishakha Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. And it falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil calendar, Medam Month of Malayalam calendar and Boishakh Month of Bengali Panjika. Chandra Darshan is the […]

Basava Jayanti 2019 | Basaveshwara Jayanthi

Basava Jayanti (Basaveshwara Jayanthi) is the birth anniversary of Basavanna, the founding saint of the Lingayat sect in Karnataka and some parts of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. In 2019, Basava Jayanti date is May 7. It falls on Akshaya Tritiya, Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Vaishakha Masam. Basava Jayanti is celebrated with utmost gaiety in Karnataka. […]