Posts Tagged ‘2011 Festivals’

When is Dhanteras in 2014 and Dhanteras 2014 Date

August 18, 2011

When is Dhanteras 2014 – Well the (धनतेरस, ધન તેરસ) Dhanteras 2014 Date is Tuesday, October 21. Dhanteras is the beginning or the first day of 5-day Diwali celebrations. It is also called as Dhantroyodasi as the day is 13th lunar day of dark fortnight(Krishna paksha) of Ashwin month. On this day, some people worship […]

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When is Onam in 2014 and Onam 2014 Date

August 14, 2011

When is Onam 2014 – Well the Date for Onam 2014 is Sunday, September 7 i.e Thiruvonam Nakshatra in the month of Chingam Onam celebration goes on for 10 days which are Atham, Chithira, Chodi, Vishakam, Anizham, Thriketa, Moolam, Pooradam, Uthradom and Thiruonam. Onam happens to be the most important and the most popular festival […]

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When is Janmashtami 2014 and Janmashtami 2014 Date

August 6, 2011

When is Janmashtami 2014 – Well the Date for Janmashtami 2014 is Sunday 17th August. Note – At lot of places in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh people are celebrating the festival(Fasting) on 29th of August. Do check for the exact dates. Krishna Janmashtami, Gokulashtami, कृष्ण जन्माष्टमी, Krishnashtami is celebrated by Hindus as the birthday or […]

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When is Bhai Dooj in 2014 and Bhai Dooj 2014 Date

August 6, 2011

When is Bhai Dooj in 2014? – Well, Bhai Dooj in 2014 will be celebrated on Saturday, 25th October. According to the Hindu calender Bhai Dooj is celebrated on the 16th day of Kartik Month. It also happens to be the 5th day of Diwali celebration. This day is also celebrated as Dvitiya and Bhai […]

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When is Rakhi in 2014 and Rakhi 2014 Date

August 6, 2011

When is Rakhi Date in 2014? – Well, Rakhi or Raksha bandhan in 2014 will be celebrated on Saturday, Sunday, 10th August. The festival falls on the full moon day (Shravan Poornima) of the Shravan month of the Hindu lunisolar calendar According to the Hindu calender, Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on the full moon […]

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