Dhanurmasam 2020-2021 | Dhanumasam dates

Lord Vishnu

Lord Vishnu

Dhanurmasam or Dhanumasam is known as Margazhi month as per the Tamil calendar. Dhanurmasam 2020-2021 starts on 16 December 2020 and ends on 13 January 2021.

This month is the most auspicious month the devotees who Vaishnava tradition. Dhanurmasam begins on Dhanur Sankramanam day. On this day Sun enters into Dhanu Rashi (Sagittarius zodiac sign).

In South Indian states … Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and Kerala, vaishnavaite sect of people celebrate the month with worshipping Lord Vishnu and Andal (Godadevi or Neela devi).  Thiruppavai, a divine text written by Andal, is recited by all devotees. Goda Devi Kalyanam is the major event celebrated during Dhanurmasam in Tirumala Tirupati.

In Srirangam Ranganatha swamy temple, Dhanurmasa utsavam is a major event. In Tamil Nadu, Dhanurmasa Vratam is observed as Pavai Nombu.

In Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka during the whole month of Dhanurmasam, Katyayani Vratam, dedicated to Goddess Katyayani, is observed. Vaikunta Ekadashi and Vaikunta Dwadasi are the major festivals or auspicious days or important events during Dhanurmasam in 2020-2021.

Important Festivals & Auspicious Days in Dhanur Masam 2020-2021

Saturday, 19 December 2020 – Vivah Panchami

Friday, 25 December 2020 – Mokshada Ekadashi

Friday, 25 December 2020 – Gita Jayanti

Tuesday, 29 December 2020 – Dattatreya Jayanti (Datta Jayanti)

Wednesday, 30 December 2020 – Margashirsha Purnima

Saturday, 9 January 2021 – Saphala Ekadashi

Dhanurmasam 2020-2021 dates, Tithis, days, Nakshatrams..

16 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 1

17 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 2

18 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 3

19 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 4

20 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 5

21 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 6

22 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 7

23 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 8

24 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 9

25 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 10

26 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 11

27 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 12

28 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 13

29 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 14

30 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 15

31 December 2020 – Dhanurmasam, Day 16

1 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 17

2 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 18

3 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 19

4 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 20

5 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 21

6 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 22

7 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 23

8 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 24

9 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 25

10 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 26

11 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 27

12 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 28

13 January 2021 – Dhanurmasam, Day 29

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  1. Murali Iyengar K S says:

    Very nice information