Simollanghan | Dasara ritual in Maharashtra

Simollanghan is a ritual performed on┬áDasara or Viajaya Dashami day in Maharashtra. Dasara is the final day during┬áDurga Navaratri. In 2022, Simollanghan date is October 5. 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 […]

Dasara 2022 | Dussehra 2022 date

Goddess Durga Devi

Dasara (Dussehra) is celebrated on the 10th day in Shukla Paksha of Ashwayuja, Ashwin month. In 2022, Dasara date is October 5 in India. In South India, Dasara is celebrated on 5 October and in some North Indian places also, it is celebrated on 5 October. In some places, Dussehra is celebrated on October 4. […]

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 2021, Shami Puja date is October 15. Shami puja is known as Jammi Puja in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh and Banni Puja in Karnataka. There is a popular legend […]