Govatsa Dwadashi 2022 | Nandini Vrat

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Kamadhenu Puja Go Puja on Kanuma

Govatsa Dwadashi (Nandini Vrat) is observed on Krishna paksha Dwadashi in Kartik Month as per North Indian calendars. In 2022, Govatsa Dwadasi date is October 22.

As per other calendars, this festival falls on Krishna Dwadasi day in Ashwin month. This fast observed by women for longer life of their sons.

The legend and the significance of Govatsa Dwadasi vrata are mentioned in the Bhavishya Purana. This vrat katha is associated with Nandini, the divine cow, and her calf. During the puja, pictures or idols of Nadini and her calf are worshipped. Devotees offer sprouted moon and gram to the divine cow, Nandhini. People avoid drinking milk and other milk products on this day.

Govatsa Dwadasi is observed as Guru Dwadasi in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and some parts of Gujarat. On this day, Sripada Vallabha Aradhana Utsav are held at Pithapuram Datta Mahasamsthan in Andhra Pradesh. In Gujarat, Govatsa Dwadasi day is observed as Vagh Baras or Wagh Baaras. Vasubaras is the name for this vrat in Maharashtra.

Panchang, Govatsa Dwadashi – 22 October 2022

Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:10 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 05:39 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 03:58 AM, Oct 23
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 03:56 PM

Today’s Panchangam:

Tithi : Dwadashi upto 06:02 PMTrayodashi
Nakshatra : Purva Phalguni upto 01:50 PMUttara Phalguni
Karana : Taitila upto 06:02 PMGaraja upto 06:07 AM, Oct 23Vanija
Yoga : Brahma upto 05:13 PMIndra
Weekday : Shaniwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha

Samvatsaram:

Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta; Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi

Shubh Muhurat:

Abhijit Muhurat : 11:32 AM to 12:17 PM
Amrita Kalam : 07:05 AM to 08:46 AM

Time to avoid:

Rahu Kalam : 09:02 AM to 10:28 AM
Yamaganda : 01:21 PM to 02:47 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 06:10 AM to 07:36 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 06:10 AM to 06:56 AM 06:56 AM to 07:42 AM
Varjyam : 09:16 PM to 10:55 PM

In Previous Years

In 2021, Govatsa Dwadasi date is November 1.

In 2020, Govatsa Dwadasi date is November 12.

In 2019, Govatsa Dwadasi date is October 25.

In 2018, Govatsa Dwadasi date is November 4.

In 2017, Govatsa Dwadasi date was October 16.

In 2016, Govatsa Dwadasi date was October 26.

In 2015, Govatsa Dwadasi date was November 8.

In 2014, Govatsa Dwadasi date was October 20.

In 2013, Govatsa Dwadasi date was October 31.

In 2012, Govatsa Dwadasi date was November 11.

Govatsa Dwadasi 2011 date was October 23.

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  1. satish says:

    Thank you for clarifying accurate date for Govatsa dwadashi.

    Your spiritual friend
    Satish