Karthika Masam 2020 in Telugu Calendar

Kartika masam is the holiest month for Hindus as it is favorite month for Lord Shiva and Vishnu. It is the 8th month in Telugu Panchangam. In 2020, Karthika Masam begins on 15 November and ends on 14 December as per the Hindu traditional calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Many major festivals are celebrated during the month of Karthik. Karthika Somavara vratam is an auspicious vratham dedicated Lord Shiva.

In some places, Kartik month is dedicated to Lord Kartikeya, son of Lord Shiva. Lord Kartik is also called as Skanda, Subramanya or Shanmukha. During this month, Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva, and Lord Kartik are worshipped. Many important and major festivals are celebrated during the Kartik month.

Karthika Snanam (Karthika Nadhi Snanam, Samudra Snanam), Karthika Maasa Vratham, Nakta Vratham, Kartika Deepadaana Vratham, Lakshavarthi Nomu, Akashadeepa Vratham, etc. are widely observed in Telugu states.

Govardhana Puja, Bhagini Hastha Bhojanam, Nagula Chavithi, Surya Shashti Puja, Kartika Ekadashi, Ksheerabdhi Dwadashi, Vaikunta Chaturdashi, Bhishma Panchaka Vratham, Kartik Purnima, and Kartika Somavaram (Karthika Somavara Vratham – Mondays in Kartika Masam) are the major festivals and auspicious days in Kartika Masam.

Shukla Paksham in Karthika masam begins on 16 November and ends on 30 November

Krishna Paksham in Kartika Masam beigns on 1 December and ends on December 14.

Important festivals and auspicious days in Kartik Month 2020 as per Telugu Calendars

Sunday, 15 November 2020 – Govardhan Puja (Gujarati New Year)

Monday, 16 November 2020 – Bhaiya Dooj (Bhai Dooj)

Monday, 16 November 2020 – Vrischika Sankranti

Friday, 20 November 2020 – Chhath Puja

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 – Kansa Vadh

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 – Devutthana Ekadashi

Thursday, 26 November 2020 – Tulasi Vivah

Monday, 30 November 2020 – Kartik Purnima

Monday, 30 November 2020 – Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse)

Monday, 7 December 2020 – Kalabhairav Jayanti (Maha Kalbhairav Ashtami)

Thursday, 10 December 2020 – Utpanna Ekadashi

Friday, 11 December 2020 – Utpanna Ekadashi

Monday, 14 December 2020 – Somvati Amavasya

Monday, 14 December 2020 – Surya Grahan (Solar Eclipse)

Karthika Masam 2020 Tithis

16 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Pratipada

17 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Dwitiya | Tritiya

18 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Chaturthi

19 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Panchami

20 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Shashti

21 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Saptami

22 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Ashtami

23 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Navami

24 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Dashami

25 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Ekadashi

26 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Dwadashi

27 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Dwadashi

28 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Trayodashi

29 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Chaturdashi

30 November 2020 – Karthika Masam Shukla Purnima

1 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Pratipada

2 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Dwitiya

3 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Tritiya

4 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Chauth

5 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Panchami

6 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Shashti

7 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Saptami

8 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Ashtami

9 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Navami

10 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Dashami

11 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Ekadashi | Dwadashi

12 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Trayodashi

13 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Chaturdashi

14 December 2020 – Karthika Masam Krishna Amavasya

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  15. Swati says:

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