Varaha Jayanti 2021 | Lord Varaha Swamy Jayanthi

Varaha Avatara of Lord Vishnu

Varaha Jayanti is the birthday or Appearance day of Varaha Avatar. In 2021, Varaha Jayanti date is September 9. Lord Varaha Swamy is the boar incarnation of Sri Maha Vishnu. Varaha is the third avatara of Vishnu. Varaha Swamy – the protector of the Earth Varaha swamy is represented with the head of boar and […]

Lolark Shashti

Lolark Shashti is an auspicious day dedicated to Sun God (Surya Bhagawan). It falls on the 6th day in bright half of Bhadrapada Month (Bhadrapada Shukla Sashti). In 2021, Lolark Sashti date is September 12. It is mainly celebrated in Varanasi and some other parts of Uttar Pradesh and North India. Lolark Sashti is considered […]

Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya 2021 | Ashunya Sayana Vrata

Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya Vrata (Ashunya Sayana Vrat) is an important austerity dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. In 2021, Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya Vrat date in North India is July 25. It is observed on Krishna Paksha Dwitiya in Shravan Month as per North Indian calendars. It coincides with Ashada Krishna Dwitiya as per Marathi, […]

Kandarpa Navami

Kandarpa Navami is an auspicious day falls in Ashada Month as per Hindu calendar. In 2021, Kandarpa Navami date is July 18. It is observed on Shukla Paksha Navami in Ashada Month. It is observed as Bhadali Navami in North India and Central Indian parts like Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and some parts […]

Karkat Sankranti 2021 | Karkataka Sankranti, Karka Sankramana

Karkat Sankranti (Karkataka Sankranti, Karkidaka Sankranti, Karka Sankramana), the day during when Sun transits to Karka rashi (Cancer zodiac) from Mithuna rasi (Gemini zodiac). In 2021, Karka Sankranti date is July 16. Karka Sankranti Sankamana Time – 4.53 PM, 16 July 2021 Karka Sankranti Punyakaala Muhurtham – 5.47 AM to 4.53 PM, 16 July 2021 […]

Jhoola Festival 2021 – Hindola, Swing Festival in Sri Krishna Temples

Jhoola festival or Hindola Utsav, also known as Swing festival, is the most beautifully celebrated festival in Sri Krishna temples. In Vrindavan Banke Bihariji Temple, Jhoola festival 2021 date is August 11. This is a month-long festival in most of the temples dedicated to Lord Krishna and Jagannath. It is celebrated on Haryali Teej day […]

Bipattarini Puja 2021 | Bipadtarini Brata

Bipattarini Brata (Bipadtarini Brata) is an auspicious austerity dedicated to Goddess Shakti. Bipattarini Mata is one of the local manifestations of Mother Goddess. In 2021, Bipattarini Puja dates are – 13 July and 17 July. This Brata is observed on Tuesday or Saturday in Ashar Month (June-July) or Shraban Month in Bengali calendar during Rathayatra […]

Chandra Darshan June 2021 | Jyeshta Month Chandra Darshanam

June 11, 2021 is Chandra Darshan (Jyeshta Maasa Chandra Darshan). It falls in Jyeshta Month (Jyeshta Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. And it falls in Vaigasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Edavam Month of Malayalam calendar and Jyeshto Month of Bengali Panjika. Chandra Darshan is the […]

Kajari Purnima 2021 | Kajri Poornima, Kajli Purnima

Kajari Purnima or Kajri Purnima, also known as Kajili Poornima or Kajli Poornima, is observed on the same day as Raksha Bandhan or Shravan Purnima. In 2021, Kajari Purnima date is August 22. Kajari Purnima is celebrated in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh. Kajili Purnima is an important festival for farmers and agricultural communities. […]

Kajari Navami 2021

Kajari Navami is observed in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh in Shravan Month. In 2021, Kajari Navami date is August 16. It falls on Shukla Paksha Navami in Sawan Maas as per Hindi calendars followed in above regions. Kajari Navami marks the beginning of Kajari Purnima celebrations. Pooja room is cleaned and sanctified with […]

Saune Sankranti 2021

Saune Sankranti (Shrawan Sankranti, Karkat Sankranti) is the first day of Shrawan Month in Nepali calendar. In 2021, Saune Sankranti date is July 16, Friday. According to North Indian calendars, July 16 falls on Shukla Shashti & Shukla Saptami in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Maas in all Amavasyant panchangams and Purnimant Panchangams. On Saune Sankranti, […]

Madhushravani Tritiya 2021 | Madhusravani Vrat 2021 date

Madhushravani Tritiya or Madhusravani Vrat is a main ritual observed during Shravani month in North Indian states. In 2021, Madhushravani Tritiya vrat date is August 11. In some places it is also observed for 13 days (begins on July 30 and ends with Madhushrava Tritiya). Madhusrava Tritiya vrat katha or the stories of this vrata […]

Kajari Teej Vrat 2021

Kajari Teej is observed on third day after Shravan Purnima i.e. Krishna Paksha Tritiya in Bhadrapada month as per North Indian calendars. In 2021, Kajari Teej date is August 25. On this day women perform Sri Krishna Puja and neem pooja. This is the biggest of all three Teej festivals celebrated in the North. Kajari […]

Hariyali Teej 2021

Haryali Teej is celebrated in Shravan month with lot of gusto in North Indian states like Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and many other places. In 2021, Hariyali Teej date is August 11. In the evening of Haryali Amavasya Teej Lord Bihariji is taken out of Sanctum Sanctorum for very auspicious Jhoolan Yatra. Many special […]

Sankashti June 2021 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 2021 date is June 27, Sunday. This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi of Ashada Mahina as per North Indian Hindi calendars while it is […]

Raja Sankranti 2021 | Mithuna Sankranti (Swing Festival)

Raja Sankranti, also known as Mithuna Sankranti or Ashad Sankranti or Swing festival, is one of the major festivals of Orissa which is celebrated in order to welcome monsoon season. It is a 3-day festival which marks the beginning of the agricultural activities. Raja Sankranti 2021 date is June 15. Raja Sankranti festival is celebrated […]

Thakurani Teej | Thakuraniji Treej

Thakurani Teej is celebrated on Shravan Month Teej as per Pushtimarg Sampradaya’s Hindu Calendar. In 2021, Thakurani Teej date is August 11. It is a celebration held during the days of Hindola by Shri Swaminiji and Shri Yamunaji in honor of Shriji at their abode. The Lord along with Thakuraniji or Swaminiji presided over the […]

Champaka Chaturdashi Vratham

Champaka Chaturdashi or Champak Chaturdasi Vrat is a vrata dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is observed in Jyeshta month. In 2021, Champaka Chaturdashi Vratham date is June 23. This brata is mainly observed in Bengal. In fact in some places the five days… from Nirjala Ekadasi to Jyeshta Purnima, Panchak Vrata is also observed. Chaturdashi […]

Sri Shankaracharya Kailasa Gamanam on Champak Dwadashi

Shankaracharya

Sri Shankaracharya Kailasa Gamanam is believed to be the day on which Sri Aadi Shankara Bhagavatpada attained the salvation and reached Kailasa. Aadi Sankara Kailasa Gamanam was on Champak Dwadasi (the day after Nirjala Ekadasi), 12th day in bright half of Jyeshta month. In 2021, Shankaracharya Kailasa Gamanam date is June 21. Kailasa loka is […]

Tumburu Jayanti | Tumbara Jayanti

Tumburu Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Tumburu, the celestial musician. In 2021, Tumburu Jayanti date is June 2. Tumburu is described as the son of sage Kashyapa and his wife Pradha. Tumburu often is described as the best among Gandharvas. He sings in presence of gods. Similar to Narada, he is also regarded as […]