Vilamba Nama Samvatsaram | 2018-2019 Hindu Year | Vilambi Nama Samvatsara

Vilamba Nama Samvatsaram marks the Hindu Year 2018-2019. It is the 32nd year in 60-year Hindu calendar cycle (Prabhavaadi). This Vilamba Nama Samvatsaram marks the 1955885119th year of the creation (Srushyadhi Gatha Saurabdha), 5119th year of Kaliyuga Shatabdha, 2075th year in Vikram Samvat abdha,1940th year of Shalivahana Shaka Abdha, 2089-2090 year of Sri Aadi Shankaracharya Abdha, […]

Hevalambi Ugadi Sand Sculpture 2017

Here is Sri Hevalambi Ugadi Sand Sculpture, designed by Tarani Prasad Mishra, renowned sand sculptor based at Andhra Pradesh. On 29 March 2017, Ugadi is celebrated all across Telugu states and among Telugu people across the world. 2017 Ugadi marks the beginning of sri Hevalambi Nama Samvatsaram in Telugu calendar, in fact Hindu Panchangam. This […]

Nav Varsh 2019 | Hindi New Year 2019

Nav Varsh is the Hindu New Year in calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, and Maharashtra. In 2019, Nav Varsh date is April 6. It is observed on Chaitra Shukla Pratipada, the day after Amavasya in Chaitra month. As per the traditional Vikram Samvat calendar, it is […]

Ugadi 2017 in all TTD Temples on March 29

In connection with Telugu New Year Sri Hemalambi Nama Samvatsara Ugadi on March 29, the local temples as well taken over temples of TTD are gearing up to observe the fete in a big way in their respective temples. Apart from the Tiruchanoor, Srinivasa Mangapuram, Sri GT, Sri KRT, Sri KT, Appalyagunta, Narayanavanam, Nagulapuram, Nagari, […]

ఉగాది పంచాంగ శ్రవణం | ఉగాది సంవత్సర నవనాయక ఫలాలు

శుభకార్యాలు, పూజా పునస్కారాలు, పితృదేవతారాధన, వంటి విషయాలకు వచ్చేటప్పటికి పంచాంగమును వాడుతుంటారు. ఈ పంచాంగం ఉగాదితో అమల్లోకి వచ్చి, మళ్లీ సంవత్సరం ఉగాది ముందురోజు వరకు అమలులో ఉంటుంది. అటువంటి పంచాంగమును ఉగాదినాడు వివిధ దేవతలతోపాటు పూజించాలని శాస్త్రాలు చెబుతున్నాయి. కొత్త సంవత్సరంలో రాశిఫలాలు, గ్రహస్థితులు ఎలా ఉన్నాయో తెలుసుకొని గ్రహశాంతుల లాంటివి జరిపించుకొని సుఖంగా ఉండటానికి పంచాగ శ్రవణాన్ని చేస్తారు. పంచాంగ శ్రవణంలో తిథి, వార, నక్షత్ర, యోగ, కరణ ఫలితాన్ని తెలుసుకోవడం ద్వారా గంగాస్నానం […]

ఉగాది ఆచరణ విధానం | ఉగాది ఎలా చేసుకోవాలి?

ఉగాది ఆచరణ విధానం..ఉగాది ఎలా చేసుకోవాలి? ఉగాది పూజ, ఉగాది సాంప్రదాయ వ్యవహారాలు.. ఉగాది పర్వాచరణ విధానాన్ని ‘దర్మసింధు’ కారుడు ’పంచవిధుల సమన్వితం’గా ఇలా సూచించియున్నాడు. తైలాభ్యంగనం, నూతన సంవత్సరాది స్తోత్రం, నింబకుసుమ భక్షణం (ఉగాది పచ్చడి సేవనం), ధ్వజారోహణం (పూర్ణకుంభదానం), పంచాంగ శ్రవణం…మున్నగు ‘పంచకృత్య నిర్వహణ’ గావించవలెనని వ్రతగంధ నిర్దేశితం. తైలాభ్యంగనం తైలాభ్యంగనం అంటే నువ్వుల నూనెతో తలంటి పోసుకోవడం ప్రధమ విధి. ఉగాది వంటి శుభదినాలలో సూర్యోదయానికి పూర్వమే మహాలక్ష్మి నూనెలోను, గంగాదేవి నీటిలోను, […]

TTD Temples gearing up for Ugadi celebrations

TTD Temples gearing up for Ugadi celebrations – 8 April 2016.. All the sub-shrines of TTD are set ready to observe Sri Durmukhi Ugadi in a befitting manner on April 8. In Sri Padmavathi Ammavari temple at Tiruchanoor, the snapana tirumanjanam to the deity is performed during the wee hours between 3am and 4am. While […]

History of Ugadi, Yugadi – Telugu and Kannada New Year Day

Ugadi or YugadiUgadi is the New Years Day for the people of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. It is also celebrated in Maharashtra as Gudi Padwa. Ugadi 2016 date is April 8. Sindhi people observe the same day or the following day as Sindhi New Years Day, Cheti Chand. Since the Saka calendar begins with the […]

Ugadi Significance & Symbolism, Telugu New Year & Kannada New Year

Ugadi, the nuthana samvatsaradhi or the New Year Day, is celebrated on Chaitra Shudda Pratipada or the first day of Chaitra Masam (Chait month) in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. There is a great significance and cultural importance behind celebrating Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year on Chaitra Pratipada. This day is also celebrated as […]

Ugadi 2016 celebrations in Dwaraka Tirumala Temple – Ugadhi Utsavalu at Chinna Tirupati in West Godavari

Dwaraka Tirumala Venkateshwara swamy temple located in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh is popularly known as Chinna Tirupati (Little Tirumala Tirupati). Ugadi is celebrated with utmost gaiety in Chinna Tirupati temple. In 2016, Ugadi festival date is April 8. The main rituals of Samvatsaradi are – Panchamruta Snapanam, Seshavahanotsavam, Panchanga Sravanam and Pandita Sanmanam. […]

Ugadi Pachchadi or Ugadhi Pachadi, Ugadi Special Recipe

The important ritual and tradition of Ugadi is eating a special recipe called ‘Ugadi Pachchadi (a special chutney recipe). Ugadi Pacchhadi represents the Shadruchis (six essences of life). Ugadi Pacchhadi indicates the every moment of ones life with its bitterness, tang, sourness, heat and saltiness and sweetness. In 2018, Ugadi festival date is March 18. […]

Ugadi Asthanam at Tirumala Tirupati Srivari Temple

Lord Balaji at Tirumala Tirupati Temple

To invite ‘Ugadi Lakshmi’, the Tirumala Tirupati Srivari Temple (TTD), is getting ready. The temple is decked with colourful flower garlands, electric lights, green tents, rangoli designs (Muggulu), in order to welcome the Durmukhi Nama Samvatsaram (2016-2017 Hindu Year). In 2016, Ugadi festival date is April 8. It is to note that, Ugadi marks the beginning […]

Manmadha Nama Samvatsaram (2015-2016)

Sri Manmadha Nama Samvatsaram is 2015-2016 year in Hindu calendar (Panchangam). Chandramana Manmadha Nama Samvatsaram begins on March 21 and Sauramana Manmatha Nama Samvatsaram begins on April 14 this year. Sri Manmadha Samvatsara is the 29th year in 60 Hindu years’ cycle. As per the Hindu Astrology, the person who born in this year will enjoy success and will […]

Ugadi, 21 March 2015 (Kannada, Telugu New Year)

21 March 2015 is Ugadi (Kannada, Telugu New Year). This 2015-2016 Hindu year is known as Sri Manmadha Nama Samvatsara, 29th year in the cycle of 60 Hindu years. All North Indian people celebrate the festival as Nav Varsh while Hindus in Kashmir celebrate it as Navreh or Kashmiri New Year. In Kaliyuga Shaka 2015-2016 is 5116 year, 998 year in Ramanujabdhi, 2086 […]

Manmadha Nama Ugadi (2015) Sand Sculpture

Tarani Prasad Mishro has designed a sand sculpture for Ugadi 2015 (Manmadha Nama Ugadi – 21 March). Tarani has made this sand sculpture at his village LN Pet near Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh. On the occasion of Ugadi 2015 (March 21), Tarani has drawn this sculpture. It displays the Ugadi Lakshmi offering Ugadi Pachchadi, the […]

Sri Rama Navami Utsavam at Bhadrachalam Sita Ramachandra swamy Temple

Sri Rama Navami is the biggest festival celebrated at Bhadrachalam Sri Sita Ramachandra swamy temple in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh. Sri Rama Navaratri is celebrated for more than 9 days in which Rama Pattabhishekam and Sita Rama Kalyanam are the main rituals. In 2018, Sri Rama Navami date is March 26. Ram Navami utsavam […]

Sri Manmadha Nama Samvatsara Ugadi in Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Sri Manmadha Nama Samvatsara Ugadi in Tirumala Tirupati Temple – The temple administration of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTDs) is all set to welcome “Sri Manmadha Nama Samvatsara Telugu Ugadi” on March 21 in a grand festive manner. The hill town of Tirumala is gearing up for twin festival occasions of Ugadi and Sri Rama Navami which will […]

Panchangam, Ugadi – 21 March 2015

Here is the Panchangam of Ugadi, 21 March 2015. Ugadi is the Telugu, Kannada New Year day. In 2015, Ugadi marks the beginning of Manmadha Nama Samvatsaram (Hindu Year 2015-2016). Ugadi falls on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada, the first day of Chaitra Masam in Telugu & Kannada Panchangam. Panchangam – 21 March 2015 Suryodayam (Sunrise) […]

Ugadi 2015

Ugadi, Telugu and Kannada New Year, is celebrated on the first day of Chaitra Month as per the Hindu calendar. In 2015, Ugadi date is March 21, Saturday. This Ugadi marks the beginning of Sri Manmadha nama samvatsaram as per Kannada & Telugu Panchangam. Ugadi Pachchadi (Bevubella) is the special recipe prepared for Ugadi festival. […]

Sade Teen Muhurat in Hindu Astrology – 3 and Half Most Auspicious Muhurats

Sade Teen Muhurat are considered as highly auspicious muhurtams as per Hindu Astrology. The Sade Teen Muhurats are – the first tithi of Shukla Paksha (bright half) in Chaitra month, 10th tithi or Dashami in Shukla paksha (bright half) of Ashwin month, Akshaya Tritiya, and the first tithi of Shukla Paksh in Kartika month. The […]