Ratha Saptami, Surya Jayanti Festival in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Temple

Ratha Saptami or Radhasaptami, also known as Surya Jayanti, is observed on Magha Shukla Saptami. At Tirumala Tirupati Balaji temple, Ratha Saptami festival is a grand event which attracts tens of thousands of devotees. On this day, the presiding deity of Lord Malayappa Swamy along with his divine consorts Sridevi and Bhudevi are taken to […]

Ratha Saptami 2012, Rath Saptami 2012 date

Ratha Saptami or Rathsaptami is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Surya Puja. It is also known as Surya Jayanti, Vidhan Saptami, Arogya Saptami, Achala Saptami. Ratha Saptami 2012 date is January 30, Monday. Shukla Paksha Saptami in Magh month (seventh day in bright half of Magh month) is celebrated as Radha Saptami. Worshipping Surya […]

Ratha Saptami Vrat (Rath Sapthami)

Ratha Saptami, also spelt as Radhasaptami, is one of the biggest festivals celebrated in Magh month. On this day the Sun God is worshipped by people for their better health and wealth. When is Ratha Saptami? Ratha Saptami is celebrated on the seventh day of brighter half of the month Magh (Magha Shudda Saptami). In […]