Narasimha Jayanti or Narsimha Jayanthi is observed on the fourteenth day in the bright fortnight of Vaishakha month (Vaisakha Shukla Chaturdasi). In 2021, Narasimha Jayanti date is May 25.
This festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety in all Vishnu temples around the world and especially Narasima temples host great celebrations. Special pujas and offerings are held during the festival.
Navanarasimha Kshetras in Andhra Pradesh are the best places to visit during Narasimha Jayanthi. The festival is celebrated with great pomp in Simhachalam Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Yadagirigutta Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Ahobilam Narasimha Swamy Temple, Dharmapuri Yoga Narasimha Swamy Temple, and Mangalagiri Paanakala Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy.
Lord Narasimha Swamy, the half lion and half man incarnation, is the third avatar of Lord Vishnu. The main purpose of Narasimha avatar was to kill the demon Hiranyakashapa and to restore peace in the world.
Narasimha Jayanti in other countries
Nrusimha Jayanti in USA – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in Canada – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in UK & Europe – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in UAE & Middle East – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in Malaysia – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in Singapore – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in Australia – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in New Zealand – 25 May 2021
Nrusimha Jayanti in Fiji Islands – 25 May 2021
Panchang, Narasimha Jayanti – 25 May 2021
आनंद नाम संवत्सर, वैशाख मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, चतुर्दशी तिथि, स्वाति – विशाखा नक्षत्र, वरीघा – परिघा योग, गरज – वणिज करण |
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:26 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:11 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 06:01 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 05:08 AM, May 26
Tithi : Chaturdashi upto 08:29 PM Purnima
Nakshatra : Swati upto 07:06 AM Vishakha upto 04:11 AM, May 26
Yoga : Varigha upto 07:13 AM Parigha upto 03:03 AM, May 26 Shiva
Karana : Garaja upto 10:21 AM Vanija upto 08:29 PM Vishti
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Mangalawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Vaishakha – Purnimanta Vaishakha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Vaishakh Mahina 2078 (Vaishakh Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Edavam Month 1196 (Edavam Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Vaishakha Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Vaikasi Month (Vaigasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Jyeshto Mash 1428
Nepali Calendar – Jestha Maas 2078
Telugu Calendar – Vaishakha Masam (Vaishakham)
Marathi Calendar – Vaishakh Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Vaishakh Maas
Abhijit : 11:51 AM to 12:46 PM
Amrit Kalam : 08:27 PM to 09:52 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 03:45 PM to 05:28 PM
Yamaganda : 08:52 AM to 10:35 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:18 PM to 02:01 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:11 AM to 09:06 AM 11:17 PM to 11:58 PM
Varjyam : 12:01 PM to 01:25 PM
In 2020, Narasimha Jayanti date is May 6. In 2019, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 17. Smarta Nrusimha Jayanti – 28 April 2018. Madhva / Vaishnava Nrusimha Jayanti – 29 April 2018. In 2017, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 9. In 2016, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 20. In 2015, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 2. In 2014, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 13. In USA and Canada, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 12. In UK, UAE, Singapore and Malaysia, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 13.
In Australia and New Zealand, Narasimha Jayanti 2014 date is May 13.
In 2013, Narasimha Jayanti date was May 23.
Narasimha Jayanti 2012 date was May 4. In 2011, it was on May 16.