Vaishakha Masam Mahatmya | Vaisakh Month significance, spiritual importance

What is the significance or spiritual importance of Vaishakha Masam which is also known as Vaisakh month? Vaishakh mahina is the favorite month for Lord Vishnu. It is the second month in traditional lunar calendars followed in North Indian states, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. In Gujarati calendars, it is the seventh month. According to Sage […]

Rukmini Dwadashi: Appearance day of Rukmini

Rukmini Dwadashi, also known as Rukmini Jayanti, is the appearance day or birth anniversary of Rukmini, the divine consort of Lord Sri Krishna. It is observed on Vaishakh Sud Dwadashi (12th day in waxing fortnight or Shukla paksh of Vaishakh month). In 2013, Rukmini Dwadashi date is May 22. Rukmini is known for her devotion […]

Hindu Festivals in May 2010 – Festivals dates in Vaisakh and Jyeshta Month 2010

There is a huge list of important hindu festivals and auspicious days in May 2010. May 2010 coincides with Adhik Vaisakh maas and Nija Vaishakh month in Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu and Kannada calendars whereas it is Nija Vaisakh maas and Jyeshta month in Hindi Panchangam followed in North India. Chithirai masam and Vaikasi masam coincide […]