Janaki Jayanthi 2020 | Sita Ashtami Parva, Janki Ashtami

Sita Jayanti (Sita Ashtami, Janki Ashtami, Janki Janam) is the birth anniversary of Goddess Sita Mata. In 2020, Sita Ashtami date is February 16. Sita Ashtami falls on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Falgun Month. It coincides with Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Magha Month as per Amavasyant calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra & Gujarat. […]

Pishacha Chaturdasi, Pisacha Chaturdashi

Pishacha Chaturdasi is a day to worship Lord Shiva. It is the fourteenth day of the second half (fortnight) of Falguna month. Pisacha Chatrudashi is observed on Falguna Bahula Chaturdashi (Phalgun Bahula Chaturdasi). In 2016, Pisacha Chaturdasi is celebrated on April 6. As per North Indian Hindi calendars, it falls in Chaitra Month. Rituals and […]

Bramha Kalpadhi, The Beginning Day of Creation

Bramha Kalpadhi, Brahma Kalpadi, is considered as the first day of the creation as per Hinduism. According to some Purana and ancient texts, the creation was started on Falgun Bahula Thadiya (Phalguna Krishna Tritiya) in Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka. Hence, the day is called as Bramha Kalpam (The creation […]