Divasa Jagaran (Diwasa Jagar)

Divasa Jagaran (Diwasa Jagar) is observed on Ashadh Amavasya, No Moon in Ashada Month (June – July) as per Gujarati calendar. In 2015, Divasa Jagaran date is August 14. It is mainly observed in Gujarat and some other western parts of India. Ashadh Amavasya is also known as Divasi Amavasya. On this day, devotees perform Puja […]

Gatari (Gatari Amvasya), Ashadh Amavasya

Popularly known as Gatari, Gatari Amavasya is a ritual or regional festival celebrated in Maharashtra. Gatari Amavas falls on the Ashadh Amavasya (full moon day during Ashadh maas). Gatari, Regional Festival of Maharashtra Gatari is a celebration of joy and happiness. Ashadh Amavas is the last day of Ashad month and next day of it […]

Today: Amavasya, 6 August 2013

Today, 6 August 2013 is Amavasya. It is referred to as Shravan Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendar. As per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars, it is Ashada Amavasya. This No Moon day falls on Aadi Masam (Aadi Amavasai) as per Tamil calendar, Karkidaka Masam (Karkidaka Vavubali) and Shraban Amavasya in Bengali Panjika. It […]

Deepa Pooja Procedure (How to do Deepa Pooja)

Deepa Pooja

How to do Deepa Pooja? Deepa Pooja Procedure is given here with full details on where to light deepams (Diyas – lamps) and when to light.. Amavasya (Ashada Amavasya, Bhadrapada Amavasya, Ashwin Amavasya, Magha Amavasya, or any other Amavasya day, Purnima day, and the Pitru Paksha days are the auspicious days for Deepa Pooja. Take Deepa […]

Somvati Amavasya, 8 July 2013 (Today)

Somvati Amavasya in July 2013, Somvati Amavasya July 2013 date – Somvati Amavasya, 8 July 2013. Somvati Amavasya, also known as Ama Somvar Vrata, is observed on Amavasya or No Moon day which falls on Somvar or Monday. As Amavasya (8 July) falls on Monday in July 2013, it is observed as Somvati Amavasya. This Somvati […]

Amavasya, 19 June 2012

Today, 19 June 2012 is Amavasya (No Moon) in Hindu calendar. It is Ashad Amavasya in North Indian Hindi Panchang and Jyeshta Amavasya in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. It is Midhuna Maasa Amavasya in Malayalam calendar and Aani Masam Amavasai in Tamil Panchangam.. Amavasya begins at 6.33 PM on 18 June and ends […]

30 July 2011, Amavasya, Today

Today is Amavasya (30 July 2011: Shani Amavasya), the No Moon day in Hinduism. It is Shravan Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars consider it as Ashada Amavasya. Amavasya begins at 02.04 am on 30 July 2011 and ends at 12.10 am on 31 July 2011. It is also […]

1 July 2011, Amavasya, Today

Today is Amavasya (1 July 2011), the No Moon day in Hinduism. It is Ashad Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars consider it as Jyeshta Amavasya. Amavasya begins at 2.52 pm on 30 July 2011 and ends at 2.24 pm on 1 July 2011. Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan […]