Govinda Dwadashi 2018

Govinda Dwadashi is observed on Falgun Shukla Dwadashi, the twelfth day in brighter half of Falgun month. In 2018, Govinda Dwadashi date is February 27.

It is of great significance in Tirumala Tirupati Balaji Temple, Dwaraka Tirumala Venkateshwara Swamy Temple (Chinna Tirupati), Puri Jagannath Temple, and many other temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

It is considered as auspicious to perform ritual bath or ceremonial bath in River Ganga. If it is not possible, even devotees take holy dip in other rivers or in lakes chanting the mantras of Lord Vishnu and Ganga Mata. Lord Vishnu is worshipped as ‘Pundarikaksha during Govinda Dwadasi.

Govinda Dwadashi is also observed as Narasimha Dwadashi. This festival is celebrated with utmost dedication in Lord Narasimha temples in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Govinda Dwadashi in Other Countries

Govinda Dwadashi in USA – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Canada – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in UK, European Countries – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in UAE & Middle East – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Malaysia – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Singapore – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Australia – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in New Zealand – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Fiji Islands – 27 February 2018

Govinda Dwadashi in Previous Years

In 2017, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 9.

In 2016, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 20.

In 2015, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 2.

In 2014, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 13.

In 2013, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 24.

In 2012, Govinda Dwadashi date was March 5.

Write Your Comment

1 Comments

  1. Amshu says:

    auspicious day in march 2018 for house entry