Nagula Chavithi 2022 | Nag Chaturthi

Nagula Chavithi or Nag Chaturthi is one of the Telugu regional festivals of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. It is celebrated on the fourth day after Deepavali. In 2022, Nagula Chavithi date is October 28. It falls in Karthika masam as per Telugu calendar. On this day, devotees worship Naga Devata (Serpent God). Nagula Chavithi is a […]

Bhai Phota 2022 | Bhai Fota Muhurat | Exact time of Bhai Phota

Bhai Phota, also spelt as Bhai Fota, is celebrated on Dvitiya day or the second day after Kali Puja or Diwali festival in Bengal. In 2022, Bhai Phota date is October 27. Bengalis consider Bhai Phota as one of the prominent festivals. This festival represents the beautiful bond of love and affection between brothers and […]

Diwali Aarti Time 2022 | Timings for Deepavali Harathulu

Diwali Aarti Time 2022 (Timings for Deepavali Harathulu) is given here. In 2022, Diwali date is October 24 and Naraka Chaturdashi is also on October 24. Most of the people perform Diwali Aarti on Naraka Chaturdashi as Amavasya is not preferable for taking Aarti. Hence, for most of the communities, Deepavali Aarti date is October […]

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2022

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2022 – Vrishabha Kaal Lagna Muhurat, Simha Kaal Lagna Muhurat or Kumbha Lagna Muhurat are the Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja.. For 24 October 2022, here are the timings for Sthira Lagna Muhurthams for Lakshmi Puja.. Kumbha Lagna Muhurat Timings – None Vrishabha Lagna Muhurat – […]

Abhyanga Snana Time 2022 during Diwali | Narak Chaturdashi Abhyanga Snan Muhurat

Abyanga Snana time 2022 during Diwali on 24 October 2022 is mentioned here for almost all Indian cities. Abhyanga Snana means ritual bath to be performed on Narak Chaturdasi or Diwali festival day. In India, Australia, New Zealand, UAE, Singapore & Malaysia Narak Chaturdasi Abhyanga Snan date is October 24. In USA, UK and Canada […]

Bali Pratipada 2022 | Bali Pujan during Diwali

Bali Pratipada or Bali Pujan is observed on the following day of Diwali. In 2022, Bali Pratipada date is October 26. It marks the beginning of Kartik Month in Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka. It is also known as Bali Padyami and Vamana Jayanti in some places. As we […]

Govardhan Puja 2022 | Diwali Govardhana Pooja

Govardhan Puja is observed on the fourth day during 5-day Diwali festival. In 2022, Govardhan Puja date is October 26. It is mainly observed in North Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Haryana, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. On this day, Lord Sri Krishna along with cows is worshipped. Govardhana Pooja is celebrated as a commemoration of […]

Bhai Dooj 2022 | Bhau Beej 2022 date

Bhai Dooj or Bhai Dhuj or Bhau Beej or Bhayya Dhooj is an Indian traditional festival that brings out the love and affection of brothers and sisters. In 2022, Bhai Dooj date is October 26 and according to Surya Siddhantam the date is October 27. Bhai Dhooj is celebrated twice in a year. The first […]

Yam Deep Daan Pooja

Yam Deep Daan Pooja is performed on Yam Trayodashi (Dhan Trayodashi, Dhanteras) during Diwali festival. In 2022, Yam Deep Daan Pooja date is October 23. It falls on Krishna Paksha Trayodashi in Kartik Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Ashwin Month as per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Guajrati calendars. According to the Scriptures, […]

Best Time to Buy Accounts Books on Pushya Nakshatra, 18 October 2022

What is the best Time to buy Accounts Books on Pushya Nakshatra, 18 October 2022 during Dhanteras, Diwali? Pushya Nakshatra begins in the early morning on October 18 and prevails throughout the 18th October. Apart from gold, silver and other household items, Pushya Nakshatra during Diwali is considered highly auspicious time to buy books for […]

Dhanteras Deeparadhana Muhurat 2022 | YamaDeepa Diya Lighting Time – 23 October 2022

Diwali Diya

‘Yamadeepa Prajwalana’ (Yamadeepa Deeparadhana) is one of the famous rituals of Dhanteras (Dhana Trayodashi / Dhanvantari Trayodashi) day. In 2022, Dhanteras Deeparadhana date is October 23. Since it is the important ritual on the day, this day is also referred to as Yama Trayodashi. Mainly the festival of Diwali begins (Yama Trayodasi) and ends (Yama […]

Gujarati New Year 2022 | Nutan Varsh | Bestu Varsh 2022 in Gujarat

Gujarati New Year or New Year day in Gujarat is celebrated on the day after Diwali. It is referred as Hindu Vikram Samvatsar. Gujarati New Year 2022 date as per Gujarati Panchang is October 26. The year 2022-2023 marks the Vikram Samvat 2079. New Year in Gujarat is also known as Nutan Varsh or Bestu […]

Inviting Daughter, Son in Law to Home on Diwali 2022

Why is Sindoor a symbol of marriage, Suhaag

Inviting Newly married Daughter and son in law to home on Diwali festival and offer gifts and jewellery is an age old practice and ritual in Telugu states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. And this tradition has been practiced in almost all South Indian states such as Karnataka, parts of Maharashtra, parts of Tamil Nadu […]

26 October 2022 | Annakut, Bali Padyami, Govardhan Puja, Gujarati New Year

26 October 2022 is the Fourth day of Diwali (Bali Padyami or Bali Pratipada, Annkut, Govardhan Puja). On this day, Govardhan Puja is performed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, and some other states of North India. It believed on this day, Lord Krishna lifted Govardhan giri (Mount Govardhan) to protect the Gokul from heavy rains. Bali Pujan is […]

Rajan Zed urges Hindus worldwide to take pledge of charity on Diwali

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, sending early Diwali greetings to 1.2 billion Hindus of the world, has urged them to take a vow of undertaking at least one charitable project during the coming year for less fortunate members of the community. Zed, who is the president of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in […]

Kedareshwar Vrata 2022 | Kedareshwar Puja on Deepavali Amavasya

Kedara Gauri Vrata or Kedareshwara Gowri Vratham is an observance to perform on Diwali Amavasya. In 2022, Kedara Gauri Vratam date is October 24 or October 26. Actually, Kedara Gauri Vrata is observed on Deepavali Amavasya but due to Surya Grahan on 25th October, some pandits prefer to observe on either October 24 or October […]

Naraka Chaturdashi 2022

Narak Chaturdashi or Naraka Chaturdasi is the most auspicious day during Diwali as it marks the death of demon Narakasura. In 2022, Narak Chaturdashi date is October 24. Narak Chaturdashi is also known as Choti Diwali and is the second day of Diwali festival. Observing Abhyanga Snana (ritual bath) on this day is highly meritorious. […]

Vagh Baras 2022 | Wagh Baaras Festival in Gujarat

Vagh Baras (Wagh Baaras) is observed on Dwadasi day in second half of Aso month. In 2022, Vagh Baras date is October 22. Vagh Baras is also referred as Govatsa Dwadashi and Guru Dwadasi. In Gujarati language, Vagh means repaying ones financial debts. On this day people clear their khata (ledgers) and enter into new […]

Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2022 Time, Muhurat

Diwali Lakshmi Puja Time on 24 October 2022 is given here for all Indian cities. Pradosh Kaal, Nishita Kaal, Maha Nishita Kaal, Vrishabha Lagna, Simha Lagna & Karka Lagna are the auspicious muhurat for Lakshmi Puja on Deepavali. Diwali Lakshmi Pooja Muhurat is given for all these cities here…. Jammu, Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir), Chandigarh, […]