Sindhara Dooj is celebrated on second day of Durga Navratri in Ashwin month & Chaitra Navratri. It is also known as Gauri Dwitiya or Sowbhagya Dooj or Sindoor Dooj.
In Sharad Navratri, Sindhara Dooj 2021 date is October 8. Vasant Navratri Sindhara Dooj date is April 14.
In Chintpuri Temple and Nainadevi Temple in Himachal Pradesh, Sindhara Dooj is also observed during Shravan Navratri. In 2020, Shravan Navratri Sindhara Dooj date is in August.
Sindhara Dooj festival is mainly celebrated in North India. The important phala sruti or merit of this vrata is good health and longer life of husband, and happy marital life. Sindhara dooj is also on the previous day of Haryali Teej or Singhara Teej in Shravan month.
Brahmacharini Navdurga Mata is worshipped on Sindhara Dooj in some areas of North Indian and in other places Goddess Tara Dasamahavidya puja is observed.
In South Indian temples, Balatripura Sundari Puja is observed. Maheshwari Saptamatrika is also worshipped in ancient temples of Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
Panchang, 14 April 2021
आनंद नाम संवत्सर, चैत्र मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, द्वितीय तिथि, भरणी नक्षत्र, प्रीती योग, कौलव करण |
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:57 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:46 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 07:15 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 08:49 PM
Tithi : Dwitiya upto 12:47 PM Tritiya
Nakshatra : Bharani upto 05:23 PM Krittika
Yoga : Priti upto 04:16 PM Ayushman
Karana : Kaulava upto 12:47 PM Taitila upto 02:06 AM, Apr 15 Garaja
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Budhawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Chaitra – Purnimanta Chaitra – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Chaitra Mahina 2078 (Chaitra Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Medam Month 1196 (Meda Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Chaitra Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Chithirai Month (Chithirai Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Chaitra Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Baishakh Maas 2078
Telugu Calendar – Chaitra Masam (Chaitram)
Marathi Calendar – Chaitra Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Chaitra Maas
Abhijit : None
Amrit Kalam : 11:58 AM to 01:46 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 12:22 PM to 01:58 PM
Yamaganda : 07:33 AM to 09:09 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:45 AM to 12:22 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:56 AM to 12:47 PM
Varjyam : — — —