Bhatru Dwitiya

Bhatru Dwitiya is a famous tradition celebrated on the second day after Deepavali. In 2020, Bhatru Dwitiya date is November 16. This day is celebrated as Bhai Dooj or Bhau Beej in Maharashtra, Gujarat, and other North Indian states, and as Bhai Phonta in Bengal and Assam and as Bhai Tika in Nepal. On this day, sisters offer meals with special […]

Rajan Zed urges Hindus worldwide take vow of “selfless service” on Diwali

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, sending Diwali greetings to 1.2 billion Hindus of the world, has urged them each to take a vow of “selfless service” on this sacred occasion. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, wished “joy and light in every heart” to all […]

Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020 Time, Muhurat

Diwali Lakshmi Puja Time on 14 November 2020 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, […]

Exact Time for Diwali Lakshmi Puja | Deepavali Laxmi Pooja Muhurat

Goddess Lakshmi

Exact time or Shubh Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja may differ from region to region. Diwali Laxmi Puja 2020 date is November 14. To perform Lakshmi Puja on Deepavali, Pradosh kaal, Nishit kaal and Mahanishita Kaal are very auspicious timings. These muhurats may vary day by day, but during Diwali 2020, Pradosh kaal is between […]

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020

Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja 2020 – Vrishabha Kaal Lagna Muhurat, Simha Kaal Lagna Muhurat or Kumbha Lagna Muhurat are the Sthira Lagna Muhurat for Diwali Lakshmi Puja.. For 14 November 2020, here are the timings for Sthira Lagna Muhurthams for Lakshmi Puja.. Kumbha Lagna Muhurat Timings – None Vrishabha Lagna Muhurat Timings […]

Chopda Pujan 2020 | Diwali Chopda Puja | Sharda Pujan | Muhurat Pujan

Chopda Pujan, also known as Sharda Pujan or Muhurat Pujan, is an important ritual during Diwali in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, and some other Western parts and North Indian states in India. In 2020, Chopda Pujan date is November 14. On this day, business people perform puja of account books and close their old accounts and […]

Chitragupta Puja 2020 | Dawat Puja

Chitragupta Puja (Dawat Puja) is the Jayanti of Chitragupta. In 2020, Chitragupta Puja date is November 16. It is mainly celebrated among Kayasta sect of Hindus. It falls on the second day after Diwali. It is also celebrated as Bhai Dooj, Yama Dwitiya, Bhai Phonta, Bhatru Dwitiya, Bhai Tika and several parts of India and […]

Abhyanga Snana on Diwali | Ritual bath during Deepavali

Abhyanga Snana (ritual bath) is an important ritual to observe during Diwali festival. In some places, it is also observed during Narak Chaturdasi day. In 2020, Abhyanga Snana during Diwali date is November 14, November 15 and November 16. In many places, Abhyanga Snana is observed on Narak Chaturdashi, Diwali and Bali Pratipada. It is […]

Diwali Aarti Time 2020 | Timings for Deepavali Harathulu

Diwali Aarti Time 2020 (Timings for Deepavali Harathulu) is given here. In 2020, Diwali date is November 14 and Naraka Chaturdashi is also on November 14. 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 November […]

Dhanteras Puja Time 2020 | Muhurat for Dhana Trayodashi Pooja 2020

Dhanteras Puja time 2020, Dhanteras 2020 Puja muhurat on Pradosh Kaal & Vrishabha Kaal Pooja timings on 13 November 2020 are given here. Timings for Dhanteras Puja are given here for almost all cities of India including New Delhi, Chandigarh, Surat, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Allahabad, Dehra Dun, Shimla, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Patna, Kolkata, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Raipur, Bhopal, […]

Yam Deep Daan Pooja

Yam Deep Daan Pooja is performed on Yam Trayodashi (Dhan Trayodashi, Dhanteras) during Diwali festival. In 2020, Yam Deep Daan Pooja date is November 13. 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, […]

Happy Dhanteras SMS, Dhanteras Meesages, Wishes

Happy Dhanteras SMS, Dhanteras Meesages, Wishes for Dhanteras festival are listed here… Dhanteras is the first day of Diwali festival and it is an important occasion to wish your friends and family. We have presented a few SMS for your convenience. Share it among your friends and family. Adorn our lives else trite With sparklers […]

Gujarati New Year 2020 | Nutan Varsh | Bestu Varsh 2020 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 2020 date as per Gujarati Panchang is November 16. The year 2020-2021 marks the Vikram Samvat 2077. New Year in Gujarat is also known as Nutan Varsh or Bestu […]

Nandini Vrat, 12 November 2020

12 November 2020 is Nandini Vrat. It is observed on Krishna Paksha Dwadashi in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars and it coincides with Ashwin Month according to Marathi, Telugu, Kannada & Gujarati calendars. The legend and the significance of Govatsa Dwadasi vrata are mentioned in the Bhavishya Purana. This vrat katha is […]

Bhai Phota 2020 | 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 2020, Bhai Phota date is November 16. Bengalis consider Bhai Phota as one of the prominent festivals. This festival represents the beautiful bond of love and affection between brothers and […]

Sadar 2020 | Sadar Buffalo Festival in Hyderabad, Secunderabad

Sadar Festival, buffalo carnaival celebrated in twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, represents the cultural ecstasy of the state of Telangana. In 2020, Sadar date is November 15 and November 16. Naraynaguda, Kacheguda, Amberpet, Bowenpally, Nagole, Hayatnagar are the best places to watch Yadav community’s Sadar festival. This festival is a part of Deepavali celebrations. It is […]

Pushya Nakshatra during Diwali 2020

Pushya Nakshatra during Diwali is considered highly auspicious time to buy gold, silver, to buy books for new accounts for the coming year and for many other tradings. During Diwali 2020, Pushya Nakshatra date is November 7 and November 8. Pushya Nakshatra begins on November 7th at 8.05 AM and ends at 8.46 AM on […]

Nagula Chavithi 2020 | 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 2020, Nagula Chavithi date is November 18. It falls in Karthika masam as per Telugu calendar. On this day, devotees worship Naga Devata (Serpent God). Nagula Chavithi is a […]

Naraka Chaturdashi Mantras: Stotras, Slokas to chant during Narak Chaturdashi Snan

Narak Chaturdashi is the second day of 5-day Diwali festival. It is also called as Choti Diwali. Kali Chaudas Puja is observed on Naraka Chaturdashi. Narak Chaturdashi Snan is considered as the most auspicious ritual to perform on this day. Narak Chaturdasi 2020 date is November 14. It is believed that this festival marks the […]