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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

Magnificence of Magh Purnima - Magh Purnima 2017 - Magh Purnima Festival

Magh Purnima will be celebrated on 10 February, 2017. According to Brahma Vaivarta Purana, Lord Vishnu resides in the water on Ganges on this day. Hence, it is believed that even touching the holy

Pishach Mochan Shraddha - Pishach Mochan Shraddha 2017

Pischach mochan shraddha is performed for the salvation of the soul of dead ancestors residing preta yoni. In the year 2017, Pishach mochan shraddha will be performed on 2nd December. This shraddha

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

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 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

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.

Vaikunth Chaturdashi 2017 - Vaikunth Chaudas - Vaikunth Chaturdashi Vrat

Chaturdashi of Shukla Paksha of the Kartik month is known as Vaikunth Chaturdashi. In 2017, the fast will be kept on 2 November. Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva are worshipped to end this fast. 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

Rama Ekadashi Fast - Rama Ekadashi Fast 2017 - Rama Ekadasi Vrat

Observing Ekadashi fast is considered to be one of the most important fast in ancient scriptures. Ekadashi fast inspire people to walk on the path of salvation and culture. Rama Ekadashi fast is one

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

Karwachauth Fast 2017 - Karva Chauth Fast - Karva Chauth Vrat

Karwachauth fast is observed on the chaturthi of Kartik krishna paksha. This fast is observed by married females for the long and prosperous life of their husbands. During this year the festival of

Dhanvantari Trayodashi - Dhantrayodashi 2017 - Dhanteras 2017

According to the mythology, Lord Dhanvantari appeared on the day of Dhanteras. In 2017, Dhanteras will be celebrated on 17th October on the Kartik Krishna Paksha. It is believed that Lord Dhanvantari

Papakunsha Ekadashi 2017 - Papakunsha Ekadashi - Papakunsha Ekadashi Fast

Papankush Ekadashi fast is observed on the Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha, Ashvin month . Lord Vishnu is worshipped on this day, In the year 2017, Papakunsha fast will be observed on 1 October. It is

Ahoi Ashtami Fast 2017 - Ahoi Ashtami Vrat - Ahoi Ashtami Puja

Ahoi Ashtami fast is celebrated on Ashtami of Krishna Paksha during Kartik month . This fast is kept to pray for a husband and children. Ahoi Ashtami fast is kept on the days of Udaya Kalik and

Upang Lalita Fast - Upang Lalita Panchami 2017 - Upang Lalita Vrat

Goddess Lalita is one of the greatest power of ten mahavidyas. Observing Upang lalita fat is considered to be very auspicious for the devotees. In 2017, Upang Lalita fast will be observed on 24th