Simollanghan | Dasara ritual in Maharashtra

Simollanghan is a ritual performed on Dasara or Viajaya Dashami day in Maharashtra. Dasara is the final day during Durga Navaratri. In 2019, Simollanghan date is October 8. Simollanghan is crossing the border or frontier of a village or a place. In ancient times, kings used to cross the frontier of their kingdom to fight against their […]

Shami Puja, Banni Puja, Jammi Pooja | Worship to Shami Tree

Shami Puja, also known as Banni Puja or Jammi Pooja, is a ritual observed on Vijaya Dashami (Dasara / Dussehra) in all places of India. In 2019, Shami Puja date is October 8. Shami puja is known as Jammi Puja in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh and Banni Puja in Karnataka. There is a popular legend […]

Dasara 2019 | Dussehra 2019 date

Goddess Durga Devi

Dasara (Dussehra) is celebrated on the 10th day in Shukla Paksha of Ashwayuja, Ashwin month. In 2019, Dasara date is October 8 in India. In South India, Dasara is celebrated on 8 October and in some North Indian places also, it is celebrated on 8 October. It is also called as Vijaya Dashami. Dussehra is […]