Tag: Marathi Calendar 2018

25th December 2018 Christmas Natal / Angarika Sankashti Chaturthi

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed most commonly on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. A feast central to the Christian liturgical year, it…
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22rd December 2018 Shree Datta Jayanti / Margashirsha Purnima

Datta Jayanti, also known as Dattatreya Jayanti, is a Hindu holy day, commemorating the birth day celebration of the Hindu god Dattatreya (Datta), a combined form of the Hindu male divine trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. It is…
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7th December 2018 Kartik Amavasya

Kartik Krishna Amavasya – Luminous festival of Deepawali. By Dr Surendra Kapoor — Sep 14, 2017. It is said that once Lakshmi, together with all other gods, was kept imprisoned by King Bali.…
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3rd December 2018 Utpatti Ekadashi

Utpatti Ekadashi also known as Utpanna Ekadashi is a Hindu holy day celebrated on the 11th lunar day (Ekadashi Tithi) of the Krishna Paksha (waning moon phase) in the Hindu Calendar month Kartika (as per Marathi,…
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19th November 2018 Prabodhini Ekadashi

Prabodhini Ekadashi also known as Devotthan Ekadashi, is the 11th lunar day (ekadashi) in the bright fortnight (Shukla Paksha) of the Hindu month of Kartik. It marks the end of the four-month period of Chaturmas,…
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8th November 2018 Balipratipada Dipawali Padwa

Bali Pratipadā (Sanskrit: बालि प्रतिपदा,Marathi: बळी-प्रतिपदा or Pāḍavā पाडवा,Kannada: ಬಲಿ ಪಾಡ್ಯಮಿ or Bali Pāḍyami) is the third day of Deepavali (Diwali), the Hindu festival of lights. It is celebrated in…
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7th November 2018 Lakshmi Pujan / Ashwin Amavasya

Lakshmi Puja, or the worship of the goddess of wealth, is the main event of Diwali in North and West India. It is popularly believed that Lakshmi likes cleanliness and…
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