Deepa Puja: Deep Pujan on Ashada Amavasya

Deepa Puja is an auspicious observance to perform on Ashada Amavasya day. In 2019, Deepa Puja or Diya Pooja date is August 1 in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada and Telugu calendars. As per North Indian Hindu calendar Ashada Amavasya Deepa Puja is 2 July. On the day of Deepa Puja, people clean and decorate their houses. […]

Gatari (Gatari Amvasya), Ashadh Amavasya

Popularly known as Gatari, Gatari Amavasya is a ritual or regional festival celebrated in Maharashtra. Gatari Amavas falls on the Ashadh Amavasya (full moon day during Ashadh maas). Gatari, Regional Festival of Maharashtra Gatari is a celebration of joy and happiness. Ashadh Amavas is the last day of Ashad month and next day of it […]

Deepa Pooja Procedure (How to do Deepa Pooja)

Deepa Pooja

How to do Deepa Pooja? Deepa Pooja Procedure is given here with full details on where to light deepams (Diyas – lamps) and when to light.. Amavasya (Ashada Amavasya, Bhadrapada Amavasya, Ashwin Amavasya, Magha Amavasya, or any other Amavasya day, Purnima day, and the Pitru Paksha days are the auspicious days for Deepa Pooja. Take Deepa […]