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Celebrate Papamochani Ekadashi And Get Rid Of All Your Problems

Papamochani Ekadashi Muhurat Ekadashi Tithi Begins = 07:38 on 16/Mar/2017 Ekadashi Tithi Ends = 05:01 on 17/Mar/2017 Origin Papamochani Ekadashi is a day devoted to Lord Vishnu. Papamochani Ekadashi 2017 is on 16th March, which is the day of Chaitra Krishna Paksh Ekadashi. Devotees must observe a strict fast on this auspicious day while offering …

How to Celebrate Ugadi or Gudi Padwa

Gudi Padwa Muhurat Abhijit Muhurat: 12:04 – 12:52 Amrit Kaal: 28:21+ – 29:47+ (04:21 – 05:47 on 22 March 2017) Origin Gudi Padwa is a Hindu festival celebrated by millions of devotees every year. It is the first day of the Hindu month of Chaitra. Gudi Padwa 2017 is on 21st March, which is the …

How Is Date Of Holi and The Pooja Mahurat Decided?

Holi 2017 Date and Mahurat 1. All Hindu festivals are decided according to the lunar calendar. 2. Since there are only 354 days in a lunar cycle, the dates of the festivals differ each year in reference to the traditional calendar. 3. The festival of Holi also follows the lunar cycle and is celebrated after the …

How to Perform Complete Holi Pooja At Home

Holi Pooja अहकूटा भयत्रस्तैः कृता त्वं होलि बालिशैः अतस्वां पूजयिष्यामि भूति-भूति प्रदायिनीम् Holi Pooja is a very important set of rituals, which are performed on the night before Holi. It is believed that devotees can gain tremendous happiness and prosperity in their lives, by performing Holi Pooja, which is done before Holika Dahan. This day …

Narasimha Dwadashi – The Destruction Of Sin

Narasimha Dwadashi Narasimhadeva kills the Asura Hiranyakashyap Origin Narasimha Dwadashi is a Hindu festival dedicated to Lord Vishnu and it is celebrated by Hindus all over the world. It falls on Monday 2nd March this year, which is also the Hindu day of Falgun Shukla Paksha Dwadashi. Devotees must observe a strict fast on this …

Sri Ramakrishna Jayanti 2015 – Celebrating the love of God

Sri Ramakrishna Jayanti Origin Ramakrishna Jayanti falls on 20th February this year which is the Hindu day of Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadashi. It is the birth anniversary of great saint Sri Ramakrishna; whose teachings have influenced many devotees from all faiths. He is also known as Ramakrishna Paramhansa and his spiritual vision has been manifested …

Vijaya Ekadashi 2015 – The Fast For Good Fortune

Vijaya Ekadashi Vrat Origin Vijaya Ekadashi is a Hindu festival which is celebrated by millions of Hindus every year, commemorating the fast observed by Lord Rama before he went to Lanka. Vijaya Ekadashi 2017 is on 15th February this year, which is the day of Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ekadashi. Devotees must observe a strict fast …

Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti 2015

Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti Origin Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti falls on 14th February this year or the Hindu day of Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dasami. It is the birth anniversary of Dayanand Saraswati; who was the founder of the Arya Samaj. He was a very influential Hindu preacher who is respected by Hindus all over the world. …

Kumbha Sankranti – The Day of Purification

Origin Kumbha Sankranti falls on the transition of the Sun from Kumbha Rashi (Aquarius) from Makara Rashi (Capricorn). This year it falls on 13th February and marks the commencement of the Kumbh month (Phalgun in Bengali). Significance This occasion is closely related with the Kumbh Mela and devotees attach a lot of importance to bathing …

22 February 2013 – Dwadasi द्वादशी

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on 21 February, 2012 – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:28 PM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the 13th day during the waxing phase of moon. Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 9:55 PM. Then onward it is Pushya or Pooyam …

2nd August 2012 – Purnima

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 2, 2012 – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 8:38 AM. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 10:16 PM. Then onwards it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam …

Kalyug Avatar – Lord Kalki

Today July 24th is Kalki Jayanti. Kalki Jayanti celebrates the expected arrival of Kalki, the tenth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. It is a unique observance as it celebrates the arrival of Lord Vishnu in future. It is believed that in Kali Yuga, the present Era, Lord Vishnu will appear for the total annihilation of evil and the …