Category: Festivals

Festivals in Phalguna Masam or Phalgun Mahina

Mahashivarathri & Holi are the famous festivals that fall in the month of Phalgun or Phalguna Masam. Purnimant Calendar is followed in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh,...

Festivals in Magh Mahina or Magha masam

Magh – Magha Masam is one of the auspicious months in Hindu calendar. Ratha Sapthami & Vasantha Panchami are the famous festivals in this month. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra...

Festivals in Paush or Pushya masam

Paush Putrada Ekadashi and Paush Purnima are auspicious festivals in Paush Month or Pushya Masam. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Purnimant...

Festivals in Marghashirsha or Margashira Masam

Marghashirsham or Margashira Masam – Dattatraya Jayanthi, Annapurna Jayanti are most auspicious festivals in this month. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu....

Festivals in Karthika Masam or Karthikam

Karthika Masam – Gopashtami, kansa Vadha, Tulsi Vivah, Bhaiya Dooj are most important Festivals in this month. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil...

Festivals in Ashwin Month or Ashwayuja Masam

Durgashtami, Bathukamma, Vijaya Dashami (Dusshera) are the most important festivals in the month of Ashwin / Ashwayuja Masam. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil...

Festivals in Bhadrapada Masam or Bhadra Month

Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the important and famous festivals in Bhadrapada Masam or Bhadra Month. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu....

Festivals in Sawan or Shravana Masam or Sravan Month

  Sawan or Shravana Masam is one of the auspicious months in Hindu Calendars. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Purnimant Calendar...

Festivals in Ashada Masam

  Hindus follow Two types of calendars. One is Amant, Second is Purnimant. Amant calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Purnimant Calendar is...

Festivals in Jyeshta Month

Jyeshta or Joishtho is the second month of Bengali calendar. Jyeshta is the third month in Telugu, Tamil, Marathi and Goan calendars & The eighth month in Gujarati calendar. Hindus follow...

Festivals in Vaishakam

Vaishakam or Baisakham is the first month of Bengali calendar. The second month in Telugu, Tamil, Marathi and Goan calendars & The seventh month in Gujarati calendar. Hindus follow Two types...

Festivals in Chaitra Month

In some calendars Chaitra Month is the first month, In Some Calendars Baisakhi is the first month. For Example, in Bengali calendar, Vaisak is the first month, in Gujarati Calendar, Kartik...

Shani Trayodashi or Sani Trayodasi

Thirteenth day of Hindu calendar is called Trayodashi Tithi. Fortnight Trayodashi (Trayodashi Amavasya) that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Trayodashi. Shani dev is considered as Lord of Saturday....

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra – Important Processions & Chariots in Detail

Puri Jagannath Ratha Yatra is the oldest Ratha Yatra taking place in the world. It is mentioned in many Hindu sacred texts like Brahma Purana, Padma Purana, Skanda Purana and...