Magh Mela 2020 | Allahabad Prayag Magh Mela January 2020 dates

Magh Mela is observed during Magh month and Falgun month up to nearly 45 days. In 2020, Magh Mela begins on January 10 and ends on February 9. Magh Mela snan at Prayag Sangam in Allahabad has a great significance which attracts several millions of devotees to perform holy dip in divine confluence (Triveni Sangam) […]

Ratha Saptami 2020 | Ratha Saptami Vrat

Ratha Saptami is one of the biggest festivals observed during Magh month. It is celebrated on Magh Shukla Saptami. In 2020, Ratha Saptami date is February 1. Ratha Saptami festival is dedicated to Surya bhagwan and the Lord is worshipped for better health and wellbeing. It falls on the second day after Vasant Panchami or […]

Achala Saptami 2021 | Saur Saptami or Rathsaptami in North India

Achala Saptami, also known as Saur Saptami, is observed on Magha Shukla Saptami, the seventh day in Shukla Paksh during Magh month. Achala Saptami 2021 date is February 19. Achala Saptami festival is dedicated to Lord Surya. Devotees worship Surya Bhagwan on this day for better health and prosperity. Saur is another name of Surya […]

Surya Jayanti 2021 | Magh Saptami 2021

Surya Jayanti, also known as Ratha Saptami or Saur Saptami or Achala Sapthami, is observed on Magh Shukla Saptami day. In 2021, Surya Jayanti date is February 19. This festival is popularly celebrated as Ratha Saptami and also marks the birthday of Lord Surya. Surya Bhagwan was born to sage Kashyapa and his wife Aditi […]

Ratha Saptami, 30 January 2012

Today, 30 January 2012 is Ratha Saptami, Surya Jayanti, Vidhan Saptami, Achala Saptami, Saur Saptami or Maghi Saptami. It is the birthday of Surya Bhagavan, who is considered as ‘Prathyaksha Narayana’ (the God whom we can see and worship directly). Ratha Saptami is celebrated as Ardha Brahmotsavam in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara Swamy. Devotees can have […]