Hariyali Amavasya Celebrations | Shravan Amavasya Mela & Fairs

Hariyali Amavasya or Haryali Amavasya is the Amavasya (No Moon day) during Shrawan Maas as per North Indian calendars. Hariyali Amavasya marks the beginning of monsoon and the greenery. In 2020, Hariyali Amavasya date is July 20. It falls on Ashada Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat calendars. Haryali Amavasya melas or fairs are […]

Rishi Tharpanam on Amavasya | Rishi Tharpana Mantras

During the ancient and medieval times, Rishies have played a prominent role in the society by teaching us the value of religion and the way of leading the life peacefully with good health and prosperity. They were the main person’s who spread the knowledge to others. It is to be remembered that it is with […]

Panchang | 15 July 2020

Panchang of 15 July 2020 – Tithi on 15 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 15 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 15 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, दशमी तिथि, भरणी नक्षत्र, शूल योग, विष्टि करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:54 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:11 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)25:57 Chandrastama (Moonset)14:30 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) […]

Panchang | 14 July 2020

Panchang of 14 July 2020 – Tithi on 14 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 14 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 14 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, नवमी तिथि, अश्विनी नक्षत्र, धृति योग, गरज करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:53 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:11 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)25:20 Chandrastama (Moonset)13:38 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) […]

Panchang | 13 July 2020

Panchang of 13 July 2020 – Tithi on 13 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 13 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 13 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, अष्टमी तिथि, रेवती नक्षत्र, सुकर्माण योग, तैतिल करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:53 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)24:46 Chandrastama (Moonset)12:48 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) […]

Panchang | 12 July 2020

Panchang of 12 July 2020 – Tithi on 12 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 12 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 12 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, सप्तमी तिथि, उत्तरभाद्र नक्षत्र, अतिगण्ड योग, बालव करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:52 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)24:14 Chandrastama (Moonset)11:59 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) […]

Panchang | 11 July 2020

Panchang of 11 July 2020 – Tithi on 11 July 2020, Nakshatra, Yoga, Panchangam, Auspicious Time 11 July 2020, Chandrodaya Timings on 11 July 2020. प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, षष्टी तिथि, उत्तरभाद्र नक्षत्र, शोभन योग, विष्टि करण | Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:52 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12 Chandrodayam (Moonrise)23:42 Chandrastama (Moonset)11:09 Today’s Panchangam Paksha (Fortnight) […]

Sant Prahlad Jani

Prahlad Jani (1929-2020), who was affectionately called by his devotees as Mataji was a famous saint who was praised by the people for his kindness and gentleness over others. He lived without taking food and water since 1940, and according to his saying, Mata Shakti was dwelling with him and due to her grace, he […]

Vishaka Hari | Proponent of Harikatha (Katha Kalakshepam)

Smt. Vishaka Hari is a remarkable Carnatic music singer and a Hindu devotional story teller, otherwise known as ‘Katha kalakshepam’. She is an expert in telling Harikathas in such a way, that even a layman can understand her divine discourses on the Hindu Holy Texts, and she is a qualified chartered accountant. Vishaka Hari is […]

Kher Puja 2020 in Tripura

Ker Puja is an important tribal festival celebrated during Shravan month in Tripura. Usually, Kerpuja begins two weeks after Kharchi Puja. In 2020, Kher Puja date is July 14. Ker Puja is performed by Tripura’s royal family within their place. It is performed for the welfare, integration, and prosperity of the state. Goddess Ker is […]

Rig Shravani 2020

Rig Shravani is observed in Shravan month by some Brahmin communities in Maharashtra, Goa, and some parts of Gujarat. In 2020, Rig Shravani date is July 25. Rig Shravani is observed on Shravana Nakshatra day in Shravan Month. And it mostly falls on Shravan Purnima or a day before or after Shravan Purnima. On the […]

Krushna Chandra Kar

Krushna Chandra Kar (1907–1995) was a famous poet and best writer in both Odia and English. He has written many works on Odia. He was honoured by the Odisha Sahitya Academy for his great contribution in Odia literature. He was born and brought up in Cuttack, Odisha. Krushna Chandra Kar wrote spiritual works, and children’s […]

Swami Ravi Rudra Bharati

Swami Ravi, also known as Swami Ravi Rudra Bharati, was serving as a professor of psychiatry in New Orleans till 1973. Afterwards he went to India,and he met his Guru. His birth name was Rudolph Ballentine, and due to his spiritual interest, he has become a saint and a yoga guru. He trained in Ayurveda […]

Ramasubban, Ardent devotee of Lord Venkateshwara

Sri.T.S.Ramasubban (1932-2004) was an ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara. He was born and brought up in Gobichettipalayam, and he had finished his school education in his native place. His father had served as an advocate and his mother was a house wife. After finishing his schooling, he joined in a co-operative bank at Erode. He […]

Damodara Dwadashi 2020 | Shravana Shukla Dwadasi

Damodara Dwadashi or Damodar Dwadasi the auspicious day dedicated to Lord Damodara, one of the names of Lord Krishna or Lord Vishnu. Damodar Dwadashi falls on Dwadashi day during Shravan month, next day to Putrada Ekadashi. In 2020, Damodara Dwadashi date is July 31. On the day of Damodara Dwadashi, the fasting observed on Putrada […]

Lord Pushkara | Son of Varuna Deva

Pushkara is the son of Lord Varuna and Mata Varuni, and his wife is the daughter of Lord Chandra. He had guided Lord Parashurama in handling weapons and taught various kinds of arts to him. Pushkara is living in the Varuna Loka along with his parents, and similar to his father, he contains great powers. […]

Mrikandu Rishi | Father of Markandeya

Mrikandu rishi was an ancient rishi, and he was an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva. He and his consort Marudmati worshipped Shiva for getting a noble son. As a result they had given the choice of either a pious son with a short life on earth or a child of unsound mind but with a […]

Kalki Krishnamurthy (Ramaswamy Krishnamurthy)

Ramaswamy Krishnamurthy (1899–1954), who is also called as Kalki, was a famous writer, poet and a freedom fighter. His writings cover several novels, short stories and bhakti stories. Krishnamurthy was born in a pious Brahmin family in a village in the then Thanjavur District. After finishing his basic education, he joined in the freedom fighters […]

Devaraya Swamigal | Author of Kanda Sashti Kavacham

Devaraya Swamigal was born in the year 1820 in a pious Hindu family, and he was an ardent devotee of Lord Muruga. He is the author of the famous ‘Kanda Shasti Kavasam’, which was composed by him in Tamil language through the grace of Lord Muruga. His father was a rich man, and he was […]

Sankashti Chaturthi 8 July 2020 Moon Rise Time, Sankashti Chandrodayam

Sankashti chaturthi in July 2020 Moonrise timing or Chandrodaya time in cities like Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, Delhi, Lucknow, Nathdwara, Jaipur, Varanasi, Bangalore, Chennai, Mysore, Hyderabad, Nashik, Solapur, and many more is given here. The date of Sankashti Chaturthi in July 2020 is July 8, Wednesday. The devotees observe Sankashti Ganesh puja just after getting darshan […]