Karthigai Masam 2019 (Karthigai Month) in Tamil Nadu

Karthigai masam, Karthikai masam, is the eighth month as per Tamil Calendar. In 2019, Karthigai masam starts on November 17 and ends on December 16 (30 days). This month, Karthigai, got its name from the Tamil star ‘Krithiga. Karthikai masam is the favorite month for Lord Muruga, Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu as per the […]

Paitha Mahakruchcha Vratam | Five day Vishnu Puja in Karthika Month

Paitha Mahakruchcha Vratam is a five-day vratham observed in Karthika Krishna Paksham in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. In 2019, Paitha Mahakruchcha vratham begins on November 19 and ends on November 23. Usually, this vrata starts on Kartika Krishna Saptami and ends on Kartika Krishna Ekadashi (Utpanna Ekadasi / Utpatti Ekadasi). During the vrata, Lord […]

Vaikunta Chaturdashi Pooja Muhurtham, 11 November 2019

Vaikunta Chaturdashi Pooja Muhurtham 11 November 2019 – Vaikunta Chaturdashi Nisheedhi Kaala Pooja on 11 November 2019.. Vaikunta Chaturdashi is observed on Kartik Shukla Chaturdashi, the fourteenth day in Shukla Paksha in Kartik month. In 2019, Vaikunth Chaturdashi date is November 11. This Vrata is dedicated to Lord Sri Maha Vishnu, who performed Puja to Lord […]

Chilku Dwadashi 2019 | Chiluku Dwadashi Vrat

Chiluku Dwadashi (Ksheerabdi Dwadashi or Yogini Dwadashi) is the day to worship Tulsi and Damodar (Lord Vishnu). In 2019, Chiluku Dwadashi date is November 9. Chilku Dwadasi is observed on Dwadashi, the next day of Prabhodhini Ekadashi, in bright half of Karthik month. On this day, devotees celebrate the marriage of Tulsi and Damodar. Tulsi Saligram […]

Glories of Kartika Month in Skanda Purana, Padma Purana

The glories of Kartika Month are mentioned in Skanda Purana and Padma Purana. Kartik Month is the first month as per Gujarati calendar and 8th month as per all other lunar Hindu calendars. Skanda Purana has a sloka about Kartika Masam which states that it is the topmost of all the months. Padma Purana’s sloka […]

Yagnavalkya Jayanthi 2019 (Yajnavalka jayanti)

Yagnavalkya Jayanti (Yajnavalkya Jayanti) is observed with utmost fervor by some communities in India. It is observed on Shukla Paksha Dasami in Kartik month by some communities. In 2019, Yagnavalkya Jayanti date is November 7. Some other communities observe Yagnavalksya Jayanti on Shukla Paksha Panchami in Falgun Month. Yagnavalkya (Yajnavalkya) was one of the great sages […]

Kartik Month 2019 as per Bengali Calendar

Kartik month, Kartik Mash is the 7th month and marks the beginning of Hemonto ritu in Bengali calendar. Bengali Kartik month 2019 starts on October 19 and ends on November 17. Some big festivals are celebrated during Kartik mash in Bengal. As this day is very favorite month for Lord Vishnu and Shiva, major festivals […]

Rama Ekadashi 2019

Lord Vishnu

Rama Ekadashi is observed on the eleventh day in Krishna Paksha during Kartik month as per North Indian calendars. In 2019, Rama Ekadashi date is October 24. As per Gujarati, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka calendars, Rama Ekadasi falls on Ashwayuja Krishna Paksha Ekadashi. Rama Ekadasi Vrat Katha or the legend and the significance of  this […]

Kartik Krishna Panchami

Kartik Krishna Panchami (Krishna Paksha Panchami in Kartik Month) is the fifth day of Kartik Maas in North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang). In 2019, Kartik Krishna Panchami date is October 18|19. This day coincides with Krishna Paksha Panchami in Ashwin Month in Amavasyant Chandramana Panchang followed in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana (Telugu Panchangam), Karnataka […]

Kartik Krishna Chaturthi

Kartik Krishna Chaturthi (Krishna Paksha Chavithi in Kartik Month) is the fourth day of Kartik Maas in North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang). In 2019, Kartik Krishna Chaturthi date is October 17. This day coincides with Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in Ashwin Month in Amavasyant Chandramana Panchang followed in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana (Telugu Panchangam), Karnataka […]

Kartik Krishna Tritiya

Kartik Krishna Tritiya (Krishna Paksha Tritiya in Kartik Month) is the third day of Kartik Maas in North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang). In 2019, Kartik Krishna Tritiya date is October 16. This day coincides with Krishna Paksha THadiya in Ashwin Month in Amavasyant Chandramana Panchang followed in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana (Telugu Panchangam), Karnataka […]

Kartik Krishna Dwitiya

Kartik Krishna Dwitiya (Krishna Paksha Dwitiya in Kartik Month) is the second day of Kartik Maas in North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang). In 2019, Kartik Krishna Dwitiya date is October 15. This day coincides with Krishna Paksha Vidiya in Ashwin Month in Amavasyant Chandramana Panchang followed in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana (Telugu Panchangam), Karnataka […]

Kartik Snan 2019 dates | Karthika Snanam, ritual bath in Kartik Month

Kartik Snan or Karthika Snanam is an auspicious bath ritual observed in holy rivers during Kartik month. In 2019, Kartik Snan dates – starts on October 13 and ends on November 12 in North Indian Hindi calendars. As per Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada calendars, Kartik Snan 2019 begins on October 28 and ends on 26 […]

Kartik Snan Sankalpa Mantra: Prayer, Stotra to chant during Karthika Snanam

Kartik Snan is the main ritual performed in the holy month of Kartik. All sarovars and river banks of India are filled with devotees of Lord Shiva and Vishnu to do Kartika masa punya snanam. Here is a collection of prayers chanted during Karthik ritual bath. Kartik Snan Prarthana: Nirvighnam kurumedeva Damodara namosthuthe – this […]

Kartik Masa Vrata – Pujas & Rituals during Karthik Month

Karthika masam or Kartik month is the most auspicious month amongst all 12 Hindu months. According to Hindus, pujas, rituals, other auspicious and prosperous celebrations during Kartik month give them great pleasure and happiness in life because this is the most favorite month for both of the Supreme Gods Lord Vishnu and Shiva. They believe that praying […]

Gujarati New Year 2019 | Nutan Varsh | Bestu Varsh 2019 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 2019 date as per Gujarati Panchang is October 28. The year 2019-2020 marks the Vikram Samvat 2076. New Year in Gujarat is also known as Nutan Varsh or Bestu […]

Kartik Month 2019 | Kartik Mahina, Karthika Masam 2019

Kartik Month (Kartik Mahina, Karthika Masam) is the eighth month as per Hindu calendar. In 2019, Kartik Month begins on October 14 and ends on November 12 as per North Indian Hindi Calendar followed in Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar. Kartik Month is the first month in Gujarati calendar […]

Chaitra Maas 2019 in Gujarati Panchang

Chaitra month or Chaitra mahina or Chaitra maas is the sixth month in Gujarati calendar or Gujarat Panchang. Chaitra month falls in April as per Gregorian calendar. In Gujarati Panchang for Gujarat Chaitra mas 2019 starts on April 6 and ends on May 4. Similar dates are applicable to Marathi, Kannada, and Telugu Panchangam. According […]

Kartik Shukla Chaturdashi | Karthika Shuddha Chaturdashi

Kartik Shukla Chaturdashi | Karthika Shuddha Chaturdashi (Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi in Kartik Month) is the Twenty Ninth day of Kartik Maas in North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang) and Fourteenth day of Kartik Maas in Amavasyant Panchang. In 2018, Kartik Shukla Chaturdashi date is November 22. This day coincides with Shukla Chaturdashi in Kartik Month […]