Ashad Purnima 2018 | Ashada Poornima Festival

Ashad Purnima, the Full Moon day in Ashad month, is also popular as Guru Purnima or Veda Vyasa Purnima in many places. In 2018, Ashada Purnima date is July 27. On this auspicious day, Gurus (teachers) are worshipped. The authors and compilers of Vedas, Upanishats, and Ithihaas are honored as Gurus in Hindusim. Guru Puja […]

Giri Pradakshina in Simhachalam Temple on Ashada Pournami

Giri Pradakshina in Simhachalam Varahalakshmi Narasimha swamy temple is celebrated with utmost fervor on Ashada Pournami, Full Moon day in Ashada masam. Giri Pradakshina begins on July 27th. The journey of Simhagiri Pradakshina covers more than 30 kilometers. The is one of the three major festivals celebrated at Simhachalam temple while other two festivals are […]

Guru Purnima 2018 | Ved Vyas Purnima 2018 date

Guru Purnima, also known as Ved Vyas Purnima or Vyasa Poornima, is an auspicious day in Ashad month. In 2018, Guru Purnima date is July 27. Guru Purnima falls on Ashad Purnima, Full Moon in Ashad month (June – July). This is also popular as Maha Ashadi. It is believed that on Ashad Purnima day, […]