Holi Bhai Dooj is observed on the second day after Holi festival. It falls on Dwitiya in Krishna Paksha of Chaitra Month in North Indian Hindi Calendars. In 2021, Holi Bhai Dooj date is March 30 (Matantare Bhai Dooj).
It coincides with Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dwitiya as per Marathi, Gujarat, Kannada & Telugu calendars.
On Bhai Dhooj, sister applies Teeka / tika/ tilak and displays her love giving sweets and other eatables. Brothers give gifts or presentations to their sisters.
The important and major Bhai Dooj festival is celebrated on the second day after Diwali festival.
Panchang, 30 March 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:13 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:38 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 08:30 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 07:22 AM
Tithi : Dwitiya upto 05:27 PM Tritiya
Nakshatra : Chitra upto 12:22 PM Swati
Yoga : Vyaghata upto 01:55 PM Harshana
Karana : Taitila upto 07:10 AM Garaja upto 05:27 PM Vanija upto 03:45 AM, Mar 31 Vishti
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Mangalawara
Shaka Samvat : 1942 Sharvari
Chandramasa : Chaitra – Purnimanta Phalguna – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 12:01 PM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 06:41 AM to 08:06 AM 01:55 AM, Mar 31 to 03:20 AM, Mar 31
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 03:32 PM to 05:05 PM
Yamaganda : 09:20 AM to 10:53 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:26 PM to 01:59 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:42 AM to 09:32 AM 11:16 PM to 12:02 AM, Mar 31
Varjyam : 05:21 PM to 06:47 PM
Holi Bhai Dooj in Previous Years
In 2020, Holi Bhai Dooj date is March 11 (Matantare Bhai Dooj).
In 2017, Holi Bhai Dooj date was March 14 (Matantare Bhai Dooj).
In 2015, Holi Bhai Dooj date was March 7 (Matantare Bhai Dooj).
In 2014, Holi Bhai Dooj date was March 18, Tuesday
In 2013, Holi Bhai Dooj date was March 29, Friday (Matantare Bhai Dooj).
In 2012, Holi Bhai Dooj date was March 10, Saturday (Matantare Bhai Dooj).