Category: Festivals

Mattu Pongal or Kanuma Festival – A Festival of Cattle

Mattu Pongal or Kanuma is one of the many festivals associated with seasons and is associated with winter harvest. It is celebrated on the third day of Sankranthi Festival. The first...

Bhogi

The first day of 4-day festival Makara Sankranthi (Pongal) is celebrated as the Bhogi. The theme of these festivals is thanksgiving to nature and gods who blessed people with a good harvest....

Utpanna Ekadashi Significance, Rituals & Dates

Ekadashi (11th day) of Krishna Paksha (Waning Phase of the moon) during the month of Margashirsh is known as Utpanna Ekadashi, it is also Known as Uttpatti Ekadashi. It is...

Tholi Ekadashi 2017 Date or Dev Shayani Ekadasi or Hari Sayani Ekadasi 2017 Date

Tholi Ekadasi 2017 is falling on 4th July. About Tholi Ekadasi Shukla Paksha ( Waxing Phase of Moon) Ekadasi in the month of Ashada is known as Tholi Ekadashi or...

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...