Tihar 2018 in Nepal

Tihar (Yama Panchak) is a five-day festival celebrated in Nepal after Dashain festival. In 2018, Tihar in Nepal starts on November 5 and ends on November 9. It is celebrated in Kartik month as per Nepali calendar. On five days of Tihar, five special rituals are performed. Kag Puja, Kukur Puja, Gai Puja, Govardhan Puja, […]

Bhai Tika 2013 Time, Auspicious Muhurat for Bhai Tika

Bhai Tika 2013 Time, Auspicious Muhurat for Bhai Tika is given here. Bhai Tika (Bhai Tihar) is observed on the second day after Tihar (Diwali) in Nepal. In 2013, Bhai Tika date is November 5. This is the final day (fifth day) day of Tihar (Panchak Yama). Bhai Tika represents the great bond of love […]

15 November 2012: Bhai Dooj, Bhau Beej

Today, 15 November 2012 is Bhai Dooj (Bhau Beej). It is the fifth and final day of Diwali celebrations. It falls on Shukla Paksha Dwitiya in Karthik month as per all Hindu calendars. Bhai Dooj festival marks the importance of divine relationship between brother and sister. On this day, Lord Yama visited his sister Yami’s […]

Diwali (Deepavali), the festival of lights: Diwali Festival

Diwali (Deepavali), the festival of lights, is the most celebrated Hindu festival in India and even in USA, UK, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, etc.. Diwali is a five-day festival celebrated throughout the country on Kartik Amavasya, No Moon day in Kartik month. It falls in Ashwin month (Ashwayuja masam) in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars. Diwali 2012 date […]