Janaki Jayanthi 2019 | Sita Ashtami Parva, Janki Ashtami

Sita Jayanti (Sita Ashtami, Janki Ashtami, Janki Janam) is the birth anniversary of Goddess Sita Mata. In 2019, Sita Ashtami date is February 26. 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. […]

Phalgun Month 2019 | Falgun Maas, Phalguna Masam dates

Phalgun month (Falgun maas or Phalguna masam) is the 12th or last month as per Hindu calendar. In 2019, Phalgun month starts on February 20 and ends on March 21 as per traditional North Indian calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Haryana, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, and Orissa. As per Telugu, Marathi, Kannada and […]

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 […]

Narasimha Dwadashi 2020 | Nrusimha Dwadashi

Lord Narasimha Swamy killing Hiranyakashipu

Narasimha Dwadasi or Nrusimha Dwadashi is observed on Falguna Shukla Dwadasi, the twelfth day in Shukla Paksha of Phalgun month. In 2020, Narasimha Dwadashi date is March 7. As per Hindu scriptures, 12 Dwadashi festivals are celebrated throughout the year and Narasimha Dwadashi is one of the most celebrated Dwadasi festivals. Narasimha Dwadasi is celebrated […]

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 […]