Chhath Puja 2018 | Dala Chhath Puja 2018 dates

Chhath Puja is an important festival in Bihar, Jharkhand, and some other regions of North India. Chhath Puja 2018 dates are – November 11, November 12, November 13 and November 14. Chhath Puja is observed for four days in Kartik month – starts on Kartik Shukla Chaturthi and ends on Kartik Shukla Saptami. Chhath Nahai Khai […]

Chaiti Chhath 2018 | Chath Puja in Chaitra Month

Chaithi Chhath is observed during Chaitra month just after Nav Varsh in Bihar, Jharkhand, and some other North Central regions of India. This festival is celebrated for 4 days similar to that of Chhath Puja in Kartik month. Chaiti Chhath 2018 dates – March 20, March 21, March 22 & March 23 The first day […]

Special Trains for Chhath Puja 2016

Special Trains for Chhath Puja 2016, Chhath Puja Special Trains for Patna, Darbhanga, Saharsa in Bihar in October 2016.. In order to clear festival rush of passengers, the Northern Railway will run special trains to various destinations including Patna, Darbhanga and Saharsa in Bihar this month. The Anand Vihar-Patna-Anand Vihar Jansadharan Express Special, Anand Vihar-Saharsa-Anand […]

Chhath Puja in Hyderabad (Tankbund, Karmanghat Hanuman Temple)

Chhath Puja is celebrated with utmost fervor in Hyderabad at Tank Bund (Hussainsagar lake) and Karmanghat Hanuman Temple on 29 October 2014. Chhath Puja is a famous festival dedicated to Lord Surya Bhagavan in Bihar and Jharkhand and other North Indian states. In the night on 29th October, Surya Puja was performed at these places […]

Chhath Puja, 29 October 2014

Today, 29 October 2014 is Chhath Puja. Dala Chhath Pooja is one of the famous festivals of Bihar and Jharkhand. It is dedicated to Surya Bhagavan and is also referred to as Surya Sashti Vrat. The main Chhath Puja is Arghya to the setting Sun (Sanja Arghya) on 29th October and rising Sun on Saturday (30 October) (Suryodaya […]

Chhath Puja 2014 (Dala Chhath Pooja)

Chhath Puja or Dala Chhath Pooja, a popular festival in North India, is observed on the sixth day of Kartik Month. In 2014, Chhath Puja date is October 29. Chhath Pooja or Dala Chhath Puja is celebrated for four days which begins on Kartik Sashti. Chhath Puja is also observed as Surya Shashti. Chhath Puja […]

Chhath Puja, 8 November 2013 (Surya Sashti Vrat)

Today, 8 November 2013 is Chhath Puja. It is one of the famous festivals of Bihar. Chhath Puja is dedicated to Surya Bhagavan and is also referred to as Surya Sashti Vrat. The main Chhath Puja is Arghya to the setting Sun (Sanja Arghya) on Friday (8 November 2013) and rising Sun on Saturday (9 […]

Chhath Puja venues in New Delhi, Kanpur, Bangalore, Guwahati, Kolkata

Explore the article for Chhath Puja venues or places in New Delhi, Kanpur, Bangalore, Guwahati, Kolkata, and some more other cities in India. Chhath Puja 2017 date is October 26. The date of celebrations of Chhath Puja may vary by a day in some places. Chhath Puja venues or sites in New Delhi: Purvi Ghat, […]

Chhath Puja begins with Nahai Khai

Chhath Puja begins today (6 November 2013) with Nahai Khai. It marks the beginning of Chhath Puja in Bihar, Jharkhand, and many other parts of North India. Chhath Puja is a four-day festival. Nahai Khai is a age-old ritual which includes the ritualistic bath. It follows the preparation of traditional meal of boiled rice and […]

Chhat Pooja Rituals, Four days of Chhat Pooja Festival

Chhat Pooja or Dala Chhath vrat, a main festival dedicated to Surya Bhagwan, is observed twice a year. Chhat Pooja is observed once in the summer, named Chaiti Chhath and another in the winter, a week after Diwali, called Kartik Chhath. Among these two Chhath festivals, Kartik Chhat is the most celebrated festival. Chhat Puja […]

Chhat Nahai Khai 2013, Lauki Bhat during Chhath Puja

Nahai Khai is the first day of Chhat puja festival. In 2013, Chhat Nahai Khai date is November 6. Nahai Khai means to take bath and to eat. Devotees perform early morning ritual bath (Suryodaya Purva) in the holy river of Ganga. Some special recipes are prepared on Nahai Khai day. Chhath Nahai Khai Puja […]

Chhat puja (Dala Chhat) is an ancient festival dedicated to Surya Bhagwan (Sun God)

Chhat puja (Dala Chhat) is an ancient festival dedicated to Sun God or Surya Bhagwan. Chhat Puja is celebrated in North Indian states especially in Bihar and Jharkhand. Dala Chhath Puja 2013 date is November 8. Chhat Puja is also celebrated in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. In Tamil Nadu, North Indian people celebrate […]

Chhath Puja Special Trains for Patna, Delhi (Anand Vihar Terminal)

Indian Railways will run a special train between Patna and Anand Vihar terminal, Delhi for Chhath Puja 2012. These trains will run on November 16 and November 17, 2012. Train number 4071/4072 would be operational between Patna and Anand Vihar terminal, departing from Patna at 5:15 pm to arrive at Ara at 5:58 pm, Baksar […]

Patna Bangalore Special Trains for Chhath Puja

Indian Railways will run special trains between Patna-Bangalore for Chhath Puja 2012. Chhath Puja 2012 date is November 19. The trains will commence on November 16. Train number 06529/06530 would ply between Patna and Bengaluru. This train would leave Patna on November 16 at 8:10 pm, and arrive at Mughalsrai at 11:32 pm, Mirzapur at […]

Chhath Puja Special Trains 2012

Indian Railways will run special trains for Diwali and Chhath Puja 2012 between Allahabad and Surat & Patna and Pune to clear the extra rush of passengers between the above cities during Diwali and Chhath Puja. Train numbers 9015/9016 will ply between Surat and Patna. It will leave Surat at 10:45pm and move via Udhna, […]

Chhat pooja special trains in 2011

To clear extra rush of passengers during chhat pooja 2011, Northern Railway has decided to run74 trips of chhat special trains nos. 04008/04007 new delhi –patna– new delhi,04026/04025 delhi jn. –darbhanga – delhi jn., 04002/04001 delhi jn. – patna – delhi jn. Tri-weekly superfast special, 04022/04021 delhi sarai rohilla-patna – delhi sarai rohilla tri weekly […]

Chhath Nahai Khai, Nahai Khai during Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja, the most celebrated ritual in Central and Northern Indian parts, started with Nahai Khai ritual on October 30. Chhath Puja in 2011 will end on November 2. It is observed as Bhanu Shashti or Surya Shashti vrata in South India. Ritual bath along the river banks of Ganga and some other holy rivers […]

Durga Puja, Diwali, Chhat Puja 2011 special Trains from Eastern Railway

Eastern Railways will run special trains in 2011 for Durga Puja, Navratri, Diwali, Chhath Puja, Karva Chauth & all other Puja festival in September, October & November 2011. The trains will run between Kolkata, Delhi, Haridwar, New Jagpaiguri, Muzaffarpur, Howrah, Mumbai CST, Asansol & Alipurduar. Here is the timetable of special trains in 2011 for […]