Surya Damanotsavam | Bhanu Saptami

Surya Damanotsavam is observed on Bhanu Saptami, seventh day in Shukla Paksha of Chaitra Month. In 2019, Surya Damanotsavam date is April 12. It is also known as Surya Saptami or Damanak Saptami vrat. Lord Surya (Surya Bhagavan) is worshipped with Dhavanam leaves (botanical name: Artemisia pallens). the preceding day of Surya Damanak Saptami is […]

Vidhan Saptami 2019 | Vidhana Saptami in Magh Month

Vidhan Saptami or Vidhana Saptami is observed on seventh day in Shukla Paksha of Magh Month. It is also known as Arogya Saptami or Ratha Saptami or Radha Saptami. In 2019, Vidhan Saptami date is February 12. It is also celebrated as Surya Jayanti. On this festival, devotees offer arghya (oblation) and special naivedya are […]

Mitra saptami: Margashira Saptami dedicated to Surya Bhagawan

Mitra saptami is observed on Shukla Paksha Saptami during Margasira masam or Margashirsh month. Mitra Saptami date 2015 is December 18. This festival is dedicated to Surya Bhagawan or Sun God. Surya Bhagwan is worshipped with different name during each month. In Margashira masam, Sun God is worshipped as Mitra, hence the Saptami day on […]