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Chaitra Purnima and Hanuman Jayanti (South India)2017

The time is seen to be very different and auspicious on the day of chaitra purnima and Hanuman Jayanti. It is celebrated every year with great devotion and faith. This year, it would be celebrated on

Varuthini Ekadashi - Varuthini Ekadashi 2017

In 2017, Varuthini Ekadashi will be observed on 22 April . This fast is observed on the Vaishakh Krishna Paksha. According to a legend mentioned in Padhya Purana, when Yudhishthira asks Lord Krishna

Ganesha Til Chaturthi - Ganesh Til Chaturthi 2017 - Ganesh Til Chaturthi Festival

In the year 2017, Ganesha Til Chaturthi will be celebrated on 31 January . According to the Hindu Calender, the fast of Ganesha Chaturthi is observed on the Chaturthi of Magh Shukla Paksha every

Shani Pradosh Fast - Shani Pradosh Fast 2017 - Shani Pradosh Vrat 2017

This fast will be kept on Trayodashi of Magh Shukla Paksha. Shani Pradosh Fast is considered to be very important. Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshipped on this day. Pradosh Fast fulfills all

Saphla Ekadashi - Saphla Ekadashi 2017 - Saphala Ekadasi Vrat

The fast of Safla Ekadashi is observed on Ekadashi of Krishna Paksha, Paush Masa. In the year 2017, it will be celebrated on 13th December. Person observing this fast should wake up early in the

Bhaum Pradosh Fast - Bhaum Pradosh Vrat 2017

There is a tradition of observing Pradosh fast on the thirteenth day of the lunar period. Fasts of Pradosh Kaal are kept on every month’s shukla paksha and krishna paksha. The time of the day

Mokshda Ekadashi 2017 - Mokshada Ekadashi - Mokshada Ekadasi Fast

The Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha, Margashirsha Masa is called Mokshada Ekadashi. In the year 2017, this Ekadashi will be on 30th November. This Ekadashi fast removes many sorts of sins of a person. This

Dattatreya Jayanti - Dattatreya Jayanti 2017 - Lord Dattatreya

Margashirsha Purnima is also celebrated as Dattatreya Jayanti. It is believed that Lord Dattatreya was born on this day. According to religious texts, Lord Dattatreya is known as an incarnation of

Margashirsha Amavasya - Margashirsha Amavasya 2017

Margashirsha month is full of devotion and dedication. In 2017, Margashirsha Purnima will be celebrated on 18th November. There is a great importance of Lord Krishna in this month. Visiting and

Basant Panchami Saraswati Puja Mantra - Saraswati Puja

Sun moves out from Dakshinayana and enters Uttarayana on Makar Sankranti every year. People can be seen welcome spring season by celebrating the festival of Basant Panchami . Basant Panchami is the

Basant Panchami Significance - Importance of Basant Panchami

According to the Hindu calendar , Basant Panchami is celebrated on the Panchami (fifth date) of Magh Masa , Shukla Paksha. In 2017, Basant Panchami will be celebrated on 1 February. People worship

Chhath Festival 2017 - Chhath Festival - Chhath Puja 2017

Chhath festival is associated with worship of Lord Sun . A person should pour water in front of the Sun during dawn and dusk, i.e, the first and last rays of light on the day of this festival. This

Tulsi Puja in Kartik Month - Tulsi Pooja 2017

Each month comprises of something special and important. Tulsi Puja is considered to be very important in Kartik month . Its importance has also been explained in Puranas. Tulsi Puja is the basis for

Bhai Dooj 2017 - Bhai Dooj Festival - Yama Dwitiya

According to Hindu Panchang, Bhai Dooj or Yama Dwitiya is celebrated on the Dwitiya of Kartik Shukla Paksha. It is a festival of faith and love of sisters towards their brother. After Rakhi, this is

Shwetark Ganesha Sadhana - Lord Shwetark Ganesha

Lord Ganesha is worshipped in various different forms. Shwetark Ganesha is one of the form of Lord Ganesha worshipped in India. Religious people worship Shwetark Ganesha for wealth, prosperity and

Govatsa Dwadashi - Govatsa Dwadashi 2017 - Govatsa Dwadashi Fast

Govatsa Dwadashi fast is observed on the dwadashi krishna paksha of Kartik month . In year 2017, this festival will be celebrated on Wednesday, 16 October. Cows and calves are worshiped on this day.

Govardhan Puja - Govardhan Puja 2017 - Annakut Puja

Govardhan Puja is also known as Annakut Puja. It is celebrated on Pratipada Tithi of Kartik Shukla Paksha. In 2017, Govardhan puja will be celebrated on 20 October, on the next day of Diwali . It is

Worshipping Lord Kuber on Diwali | Kuber Puja on Diwali

Lord Kuber is believed to be the God’s treasurer who is in charge of all of God’s wealth. Worshipping Lord Kuber makes a person rich, wealthy and prosperous. The path to achieve wealth opens up and

Roop Chaturdashi - Roop Chaturdashi 2017 - Roop Chaturdashi Pooja

Roop Chaturdashi is also known as Narak Chaturdashi, Narak Chaudas, Roop Chaudas and Narka Puja. Narak Chaturdashi is celebrated on Kartik Krishna Chaturdashi with worship of Lord Yamraj, the Lord of

Hanuman Jayanti - Hanuman Jayanti 2017 - Lord Hanuman Birthday

Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated on the Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi of Kartik month . In 2017, Hanuman Jayanti will be celebrated on 18 October, Wednesday. Devotees should wake up early in the morning,