Ganesh Chaturthi Dates 2017 - Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 - Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat Calendar 2017

According to the hindu lunar calendar, the fasts observed on the krishna paksha Chaturthi tithi or fourth day after poornima, is known as Ganesh Chaturthi. On this day Lord Ganesha is worshipped. Lord Ganesha removes all the difficulties of the devotees who do fasting on this day, that is why it is also known as Vighna Hartha. A person observing this fast should wake up early in the morning and take a bath. After keeping the fast, during the evening time fruits,...

Purnima and Satyanarayan Vrat Dates in 2017 - Purnima Dates in 2017 - Satyanarayan Fast Dates 2017

Satyanarayan fast is celebrated on the day of purnima every month. However, this fast is also celebrated on Chaturdashi Tithi. Chandra Udaya and Pradosh Vyapini purnima should be used for fasts. In satyanarayan Fast a lot of importance is given to saga, bath...

Pradosh Fast Dates 2017 - Pradosh Fast Calendar 2017 - Pradosh Vrat 2017

The fasts kept during this period are believed to fulfil all wishes. Fasts of Pradosh kaal are kept on every month’s Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha’s thirteenth day. According to some scholars, the twelfth and thirteenth day are also known to be related to pradosh...

Panchak in 2017 - Panchak Calendar 2017 - Panchak Dates 2017

The meaning of Panchak is - Five, Panchak is decided by looking at the position of the moon. When moon transits from Aquarius sign to Pisces sign then it is known as Panchak, during this time the moon passes through the five Nakshatras. We can also say that the second half of Dhanishta Nakshatra, Shatabhisha Nakshatra, Purva bhadrapada Nakshatra, Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra, Revati Nakshatra, these five Nakshatra together are called Panchak. Many scholars believe the whole part of the Dhanishta...

Monthly Shivratri Fast 2017 - Monthly Shivratri Dates 2017 - Mass Shivratri 2017

Shivaratri fast is kept every month on the day of chaturdashi in Krishna Paksha. On this day Lord Shiva is worshipped and a fast is kept in devotion of the lord. A person should not consume food on the day of shivaratri. At night, clean clothes should be worn, a person should...

Gandmool Nakshatra 2017 - Gand Mool Nakshatra Dates 2017 - Gand Mool Nakshatra

In the zodiac, out of the 27 Nakshatra, six nakshatra are called Gand mool Nakshatra. These Nakshatra are at the intersection of two signs, with one Nakshatra ends the sign and with the starting of another Nakshatra starts the second sign. Like at the end of...

Ekadashi Fasts Dates 2017 - Ekadashi Vrat Calendar 2017 - Ekadasi Vrat Dates 2017

In Hinduism, Ekadashi is considered to be highly important. On this day, Lord Vishnu is worshipped and fasting is observed. Meat - wine, garlic -onion, lentils, etc are avoided on this day. In total there are 24 Ekadashis in a year. The year in which it is Adhikmasa or...

Dasamahavidya in 2017 - Dashavatar Jayanti in 2017 - Dashavatara Calendar 2017

The following is the table of the Dasamahavidya in 2017 : Date/ Day Dasamahavidya 10 February - Friday Sri Lalita Jayanti 5 April - Wednesday Sri Maha tara Jayanti 28 April - Friday Sri Matangi Jayanti 3 May - Wednesday Shri Baglamukhi Jayanti 10 May -...

Amavasya Dates 2017 - Amavasya Calendar 2017 - Amavasya Vrat Dates in 2017

In hinduism, Amavasya tithi takes an important position. On the day of Amavasya, a person remembers his ancestors and with a sense of reverence their shradh is done. Havan is done to provide peace to our ancestors. Brahmins are offered food and charity. According to scriptures, the lord of this Tithi is Pitradev. The significance of this day is the fulfillment of forefathers. According to scriptures, the ancestors should be pleased before the gods. The people who have pitra dosh, no child...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in December 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Margashirsha Shukla Paksha (Surya Dakshinayan/ Uttarayan)- December 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st December Pradosh Fast, Bharni Deepam, Gandmool 14:28, Anang Trayodashi Fast, Decline in Trayodashi Date Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dwadashi (12) 2nd December Bhadra from 24:58, Pichasmochan Shraad, Shiv Chaturthi...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in November 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Kartik Shukla Paksha (Surya Dakshinayan) - November 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st November Pradosh Fast, Hariprabha, Tulsi Vivah Kartik Shukla Paksha Ekadashi (11) 2nd November End of Panchak by 29:29, Baithuk Chaturdahi, Gandmool from 06:56 Kartik Shukla Paksha Trayodashi (14) 3rd...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in October 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Ashwin Shukla Paksha (Surya Dakshinayan) - October 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st October Bhadra from 14:10 till 26:44, Papankusha Ekadashi Fast Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ekadashi (11) 2nd October Panchak starting from 08:51, Padma Nath Dwadashi Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadashi (12) 3rd...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in September 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Bhadrapada Shukla Paksha (Surya Dakshinayan)- September 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st September Bhadra from 20:38 Bhadrapada Shukla Paksha Dashmi (10) 2nd September Bhadra till 09:38, Padma Ekadashi Fast Bhadrapada Shukla Paksha Ekadashi (11) 3rd September Vaman Jayanti, Shravan...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in August 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Shravan Shukla Paksha (Surya Dakshinayan) - August 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 2nd August Bhadra from 27:26, Gandmool from 15:16 Shravan Shukla Paksha Dashmi (10) 3rd August Bhadra till 16:37, Pavitra Ekadashi Fast Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadashi (11) 4th August Gandmool from...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in July 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Ashad Shukla Paksha (Surya Uttar Dakshinayan) - July 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st July Beginning of Ashad Shukla Paksha, Bhadra till 06:26, Shri Durga Ashtami Ashad Shukla Paksha Ashtami (8) 2nd July Bhadali Navami, End of Gupt Navratra Ashad Shukla Paksha Navami (9) 4th July Bhadra...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in June 2017 | Fast and Festivals in 2017

Jyeshtha Shukla Paksha (Surya Uttar Dakshinayan) - June 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st June Bhadra from 6.20 till 18:18, Shri Durga Ashtami, Gandmool from 09:29, Ghomti Jayanti, Fair Sheer Bhavani for 2 days, Gandmool till 11:15 Jyeshtha Shukla Paksha saptami(7) 2nd June Uma Brahmani Fast, Fair Sheer Bhavani (second...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in May 2017 Hindu Festivals 2017

Vaishakh Shukla Paksha (Surya Uttarayan) - May 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st May Sri Ramanujacharya Jayanti, Labor Day Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Shashti (6) 2nd May Bhadra from 20:52, Gandmool from 28:33, Shri Ganga Jayanti Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Saptami (7) 3rd May Bhadra till 08:22,...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in April 2017 Hindu Festivals 2017

Chaitra Shukla Paksha (Surya Uttarayan) - April 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st April Shri Laxmi Panchami, Nag Panchami Chaitra Shukla Paksha Panchami (5) 2nd April Skanda shashti fast Chaitra Shukla Paksha shasthi (6) 3rd April Beginning of Bhadra from 13:05 till...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in March 2017 Hindu Festivals 2017

Phalgun Shukla Paksha (Surya Uttarayan) - March 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st march Beginning of Bhadra from 26:11, End of Panchak by 27:16, Beginning of Gandmool from 4:44 Phalgun Shukla Paksha Tritiya (3) 2nd march Bhadra till 13:04, Avighna Kar Fasts, Gandmool till 25:41 Phalgun Shukla Paksha chaturthi...

Fasts and Festivals Dates in February 2017 | Festivals Calendar 2017

Magh Shukla Paksha(Surya Uttarayan) - February 2017 Date Fast and Festivals Hindu Tithi 1st February Vasant Panchami, Saraswati Pujan, Vageshawari Jayanti, Gandmool starting from 22:07 Magh Shukla Paksha Panchami (5) 2nd February End of Panchak at 21:12 Magh Shukla Paksha Shashti (6) 3rd...