Shani Jayanti 2017 Date

Shani Jayanti 2017 Date is on Thursday, 25 May. People believe chanting Shani Mantra 108 times on this day removes all obstacles. Find it below. About Shani Jayanthi Shani Jayanti is birth anniversary of Lord Shani. He is the son of Lord Surya Bhagavan. It is observed on Amavasya Tithi. Lord Shani is personified in the planet Shani or Saturn and devotees believe he removes obstacles. Shani Jayanthi is also known as Shanishchara Jayanthi, Shani Amavasya or Sani Jayanthi. As per South Indian Amavasyant calendar it falls in the month of Vaishaka and as per North Indian Purnimanth calendar it falls in the month of Jyeshta. In the Both calendars the festivals falls on the sameday but they fallow different calendars. Read more about 2 Types of Hindu calendars. Rituals on Shani Jayanthi On this day people observes upavaas (fast), visits Shani temples & Performs pujas, homa (hawan, yagna) or Tailabhisheka with gingelly oil to get blessing of Lord Shani. Shani Dhyan…
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Somvati Amavasya 2020 Dates & Rituals To Do

About Somvati Amavasya Amavasya is no moon day. Amavasya that falls on Monday (Somvar) is called as Somvati Amavasya. In Hindu calendar, it is considered as highly important day. Find Somvati Amavasya 2020 dates below. Somvati Amavasya 2020 Dates As per Indian Standard Time (IST), Somvati Amavasya is falling  two times in 2020 20, July 14, December Amavasya 2020 dates. Rituals on Somvati Amavasya Hindus believe that worshipping Lord Shiva by chanting lingastakam on Somvati Amavasya gives immense benefits. Pitra Tarpan, Shraddha is also offered to forefathers on this day to bring peace to ancestor’s soul. People also worship Peepal tree (Sacred fig, pippala tree, bodhi tree, Ravi chettu or ashwattha tree) on this day. Women tie a sacred thread 108 times around its trunk. It is believed that in Peepal tree the gods reside – Lord Brahma in Roots, Vishnu in Trunk and Shiva in Leaves. There is a scientific reason also behind it, Peepal tree release oxygen ev…
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Somvati Amavasya 2019 Dates & Rituals To Do

About Somvati Amavasya Amavasya is no moon day. Amavasya that falls on Monday (Somvar) is called as Somvati Amavasya. In Hindu calendar, it is considered as highly important day. Find Somvati Amavasya 2019 dates below. Somvati Amavasya 2019 Dates As per Indian Standard Time (IST), Somvati Amavasya is falling  3 times in 2019 04, February 03, June 28, October Amavasya 2019 dates. Rituals on Somvati Amavasya Hindus believe that worshipping Lord Shiva by chanting lingastakam on Somvati Amavasya gives immense benefits. Pitra Tarpan, Shraddha is also offered to forefathers on this day to bring peace to ancestor’s soul. People also worship Peepal tree (Sacred fig, pippala tree, bodhi tree, Ravi chettu or ashwattha tree) on this day. Women tie a sacred thread 108 times around its trunk. It is believed that in Peepal tree the gods reside – Lord Brahma in Roots, Vishnu in Trunk and Shiva in Leaves. There is a scientific reason also behind it, Peepal tree rele…
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Somvati Amavasya 2018 Dates & Rituals To Do

About Somvati Amavasya Amavasya is no moon day. Amavasya that falls on Monday (Somvar) is called as Somvati Amavasya. In Hindu calendar, it is considered as highly important day. Find Somvati Amavasya 2018 dates below. Somvati Amavasya 2018 Dates As per Indian Standard Time (IST), Somvati Amavasya is falling  one time in 2018 that is on 16, April. Find all Amavasya 2018 dates. Rituals on Somvati Amavasya Hindus believe that worshipping Lord Shiva by chanting lingastakam on Somvati Amavasya gives immense benefits. Pitra Tarpan, Shraddha is also offered to forefathers on this day to bring peace to ancestor’s soul. People also worship Peepal tree (Sacred fig, pippala tree, bodhi tree, Ravi chettu or ashwattha tree) on this day. Women tie a sacred thread 108 times around its trunk. It is believed that in Peepal tree the gods reside – Lord Brahma in Roots, Vishnu in Trunk and Shiva in Leaves. There is a scientific reason also behind it, Peepal tree release oxygen ev…
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Somvati Amavasya 2017 Dates & Rituals To Do

About Somvati Amavasya Amavasya is no moon day. Amavasya that falls on Monday (Somvar) is called as Somvati Amavasya. In Hindu calendar, it is considered as highly important day. Find Somvati Amavasya 2017 dates below. Somvati Amavasya 2017 Dates As per Indian Standard Time (IST), Somvati Amavasya is falling  two times in 2017  21, August  18, December Find all Amavasya 2017 dates. Rituals on Somvati Amavasya Hindus believe that worshipping Lord Shiva by chanting lingastakam on Somvati Amavasya gives immense benefits. Pitra Tarpan, Shraddha is also offered to forefathers on this day to bring peace to ancestor’s soul. People also worship Peepal tree (Sacred fig, pippala tree, bodhi tree, Ravi chettu or ashwattha tree) on this day. Women tie a sacred thread 108 times around its trunk. It is believed that in Peepal tree the gods reside – Lord Brahma in Roots, Vishnu in Trunk and Shiva in Leaves. There is a scientific reason also behind it, Peepal tree rele…
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Amavasya 2020 Dates

Find Amavasya 2020 Dates below, before that, known little bit about Amavasya. Amavasya  is no moon day in Hindu Calendar. Hindus follows 2 calendars, one is Amavasyant (Amant) & second is Purnimant. 2 Types of Hindu Calendars. Amavasya that falls on Monday is called as Somavati Amavasya and that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Amavasya. Hindus believe that Amavasya is not auspicious. On Amavasya day Hindus worship forefathers by offering food (Shraddha) to bring peace to ancestor’s soul and people are not supposed to travel or work. In some areas, Amavasya is also called as Amasa, Amavasi. Traditional workers like goldsmith, hairdresser, dhobi, carpenter and mason do not work on Amavasya. Even in nowadays most of the people in India following it. From ancient times Hindus followed Amavasya as holiday, Sunday off (Holiday) principle is came to India from British rule. Amavasya 2020 Dates (IST) Date Day Amavasya 24, January Friday Magha…
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Amavasya 2019 Dates

Sravana Masam Dates. Find Amavasya 2019 Dates below, before that, known little bit about Amavasya. Amavasya  is no moon day in Hindu Calendar. Hindus follows 2 calendars, one is Amavasyant (Amant) & second is Purnimant. 2 Types of Hindu Calendars. Amavasya that falls on Monday is called as Somavati Amavasya and that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Amavasya. Hindus believe that Amavasya is not auspicious. On Amavasya day Hindus worship forefathers by offering food (Shraddha) to bring peace to ancestor’s soul and people are not supposed to travel or work. In some areas, Amavasya is also called as Amasa, Amavasi. Traditional workers like goldsmith, hairdresser, dhobi, carpenter and mason do not work on Amavasya. Even in nowadays most of the people in India following it. From ancient times Hindus followed Amavasya as holiday, Sunday off (Holiday) principle is came to India from British rule. Amavasya 2019 Dates (IST) Date Day Amavasya 05…
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Amavasya 2018 Dates

Find Amavasya 2018 Dates below, before that, known little bit about Amavasya. Amavasya  is no moon day in Hindu Calendar. Hindus follows 2 calendars, one is Amavasyant (Amant) & second is Purnimant. 2 Types of Hindu Calendars. Amavasya that falls on Monday is called as Somavati Amavasya and that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Amavasya. Hindus believe that Amavasya is not auspicious. On Amavasya day Hindus worship forefathers by offering food (Shraddha) to bring peace to ancestor’s soul and people are not supposed to travel or work. In some areas, Amavasya is also called as Amasa, Amavasi. Traditional workers like goldsmith, hairdresser, dhobi, carpenter and mason do not work on Amavasya. Even in nowadays most of the people in India following it. From ancient times Hindus followed Amavasya as holiday, Sunday off (Holiday) principle is came to India from British rule. Amavasya 2018 Dates (IST) Date Day Amavasya 16, January Tuesday Magh…
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Amavasya 2017 Dates

Find Amavasya 2017 Dates below, before that, known little bit about Amavasya. Amavasya  is no moon day in Hindu Calendar. Hindus follows 2 calendars, one is Amavasyant (Amant) & second is Purnimant. 2 Types of Hindu Calendars. Amavasya that falls on Monday is called as Somavati Amavasya and that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Amavasya. Hindus believe that Amavasya is not auspicious. On Amavasya day Hindus worship forefathers by offering food (Shraddha) to bring peace to ancestor’s soul and people are not supposed to travel or work. In some areas, Amavasya is also called as Amasa, Amavasi. Traditional workers like goldsmith, hairdresser, dhobi, carpenter and mason do not work on Amavasya. Even in nowadays most of the people in India following it. From ancient times Hindus followed Amavasya as holiday, Sunday off (Holiday) principle is came to India from British rule. Amavasya 2017 Dates (IST) Date Day Amavasya 27, January Friday Magha…
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Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2020 Date

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2020 is on Tuesday, 23 June. About Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 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 inKapila Samhita. The celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting. The festival is celebrated every year on Dwitiya Tithi that is falling in Shukla paksha of Ashada month (second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadamonth). RathaYatra is also called as Gundicha Yatra or Navadina Yatra.
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Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2019 Date

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2019 is on Thursday, 04 July. About Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 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 inKapila Samhita. The celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting. The festival is celebrated every year on Dwitiya Tithi that is falling in Shukla paksha of Ashada month (second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadamonth). RathaYatra is also called as Gundicha Yatra or Navadina Yatra.
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Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018 Date

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018 is on Saturday, 14 July. About Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 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 inKapila Samhita. The celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting. The festival is celebrated every year on Dwitiya Tithi that is falling in Shukla paksha of Ashada month (second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadamonth). RathaYatra is also called as Gundicha Yatra or Navadina Yatra.
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Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017 Date

Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017 is on Sunday, 25 June. About Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 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 inKapila Samhita. The celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting. The festival is celebrated every year on Dwitiya Tithi that is falling in Shukla paksha of Ashada month (second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadamonth). RathaYatra is also called as Gundicha Yatra or Navadina Yatra.
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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 inKapila Samhita. The celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting. The festival is celebrated every year on Dwitiya Tithi that is falling in Shukla paksha of Ashada month (second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadamonth). RathaYatra is also called as Gundicha Yatra or Navadina Yatra. Procession during Jagannath Rath Yatra Snana Pornima Before yatra commences, the idols of the three deities Jagannath, his elder brother Balabhadra and his younger sister Subhadra are bathed with 109 buckets of water, the process is called as Snana Purnima. Chhera Pahara On the day of the procession, the holy ritual Chhera Pahara takes place, it is performed by the royal successor of Orissa. The King himself sweeps the chariot with a broom that has a golden handle and brought idols from the temp…
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