Hindu Dates

Kalpataru Utsav 2015 Date

Kalpataru Utsav 2015 Date

When is Kalpataru Utsav in 2015 – Kalpataru Utsab 2015 Date happens to fall on Thursday, 1st January. Kalpataru Utsab commemorates the day on which Thakur Ramakrishna Paramhansa Dev, the evergreen Bengali sage, blessed all his disciples with supreme cognizance. On this occasion Thakur Ramakrishna entered a state of trance […]

 
 

Anant Chaturdashi 2015 Date

Anant Chaturdashi 2015 Date

In 2015 date for Anant Chaturdashi is on Sunday, 27th September. It is last day of Ganeshotsav when Idols of Lord Ganesha are immersed in water. Anant Chaturdashi is the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival which is celebrated with great fervor to pay reverence to Lord Ganesha, the […]

 
 

When is Balaram Jayanti 2015 and Balaram Jayanti 2015 Date

When is Balaram Jayanti 2015 and Balaram Jayanti 2015 Date

Balaram jayanti (बलराम) is appearance day of Lord Balaram. It is celebrated on the full moon day of Shravan month, Shravan poornima. According to Gregorian calendar, the day generally falls in the months of August or September. Balaram jayanti is celebrated exactly eight days before Janamastami, the appearance day of […]

 
 

Shidoor Khela – When is Shidoor Khela in 2015

Shidoor Khela – When is Shidoor Khela in 2015

Shindoor Khela(সিঁদুর খেলা) is a famous Bengali ritual observed during the last day of Dassera namely Doshomi.This article tries to cherish the spirit of Shindoor Khela. In 2015 date for Shidoor Khela is on Thursday, 22nd October. It is mostly played by married Bengali women.However,the young,unmarried Bengali ladies also enjoy […]

 
 

Kumara Shasthi 2015 Date, Legend, Celebrations

Kumara Shasthi 2015 Date, Legend, Celebrations

Kumar Shasti is the 6th day of the Shukla paksha of Ashada month (June-July). It is the festival dedicated to Lord Kumara, the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi. It was on this day Lord Kumara took birth to defeat the demons. In 2015, Kumara shasthi date is on […]

 
 

2015 Karthigai Deepam – Date, Legend & Celebrations

2015 Karthigai Deepam – Date, Legend & Celebrations

Karthigai Deepam is an ancient and famous festival of Tamilnadu. It is observed on the full moon day of Karthikai month (November-December) of Tamil Hindu calendar. In the year of 2015 the date for Karthigai Deepam is on Wednesday, November 25th Karthigai Deepam is considered as the extension of Diwali […]

 
 

Shattila Ekadasi 2016 Date, Legend and Celebrations

Shattila Ekadasi 2016 Date, Legend and Celebrations

Shattila ekadasi (षटतिला एकादशी) is a special ekadashi observed by Hindus during the Krishnapaksh, waning phase of the moon, in Paush (January). It is also known as Tilda ekadashi. In 2016, Shat tile ekadashi date falls on 4th February. It is known for donating Til also know as Sesame seeds […]

 
 

When is Chaturmas in 2014 – Time for Hearing

When is Chaturmas in 2014 – Time for Hearing

Chaturmas (चातुर्मास) is special period in Vedic calendar which begins in the fourth month and ends in the eight month of a Hindu/Vedic year. It is the period of four months during which the sages and saints stop traveling and sit at a place to hear about God and spirituality. […]

 
 

Paryushan 2015 Date

Paryushan 2015 Date

When is Paryushan in 2015? – 2015 Paryushan falls on Friday, 18th September. Paryushan or Paryusan is the most important festival of the Jains. The word ‘Paryushan’ means abiding or getting together. It is celebrated from the 4th to the 14th day of the bright lunar half of the month […]

 
 

Ganesh Immersion 2015 Date

Ganesh Immersion 2015 Date

When is Ganesh Immersion in 2015 In 2015, Ganesh immersion is on 27th September, Sunday. But, in some places it may vary with their local traditions and customs. More than just being a festival, Ganesh navaratri has a great history to understand. If you think Ganesh mandaps, sitting Ganesh statue […]