Dev Diwali 2018 | Dev Deepavali festival on Kartik Purnima

Dev Diwali is observed on Kartik Purnima and popularly celebrated along the Ganga River banks in Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) and other holy places in India. In 2018, Dev Diwali date is November 23. This festival is dedicated to River Ganga and devotees pay their tribute to Ganga Mata. It is believed that on Dev Deepavali, […]

Kartik Purnima in Varanasi (River Ganga banks)

Kartik Purnima is the last day of Kartik month as per North Indian Hindu calendars. This festival is observed with a lot of gusto in Varanasi and other pilgrim towns in North India. Ganga is the most auspicious river as per Hinduism and Kartik Snan in Ganga river is considered as highly meritorious ritual. Kartik […]

Dev Diwali (Dev Deepavali)

Dev Diwali is observed on the Full Moon day in the month of Kartik. It is popularly celebrated along the Ganga River banks in Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) and other holy places in India. In 2017, Dev Diwali date is November 4. This festival is dedicated to River Ganga and devotees pay their tribute to Ganga […]

Kartik Purnima: 28 November 2012 (Devi Diwali)

Today, 28 November 2012 is Kartik Purnima, Tripurari Purnima, Tripuri Purnima. It is the Full Moon in Kartik Month. Purnima has begun at 5.35 PM on 27th November and will end at 8.15 PM today. Kartik Purnima marks the end of Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It also marks the end of […]

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 […]