Vaishnava Calendar

Vaishnava Calendar

Festivals and Observances

Calculation of date and time is for Balasore, Odisha, India 086E55 21N29 +5.30.

The date of festivals and observances and the parana time (time to break the fast) may be different in other places.

Changes, errors and typos reserved.

 

Keśava
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

13 Nov 2019
Wednesday

Pratipat, K, 05:52, Kṛttikā

+Kātyāyanī-vrata begins - Vraja-devīs take one month vow to please Yogamāya, (Kātyāyanī-devi) to get Śrī Kṛṣṇa as their beloved

14 Nov 2019
Thursday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:52, Rohiṇī

15 Nov 2019
Friday

Tritīyā, K, 05:53, Mṛgaśīrśa

16 Nov 2019
Saturday

Caturthī, K, 05:54, Ārdrā

17 Nov 2019
Sunday

Pañcamī, K, 05:54, Punarvasu

+Sun enters Scorpio

+End of Akāśa Dīpikā (offering lamp to the sky)

18 Nov 2019
Monday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 05:55, Puṣyā

+Śrī Kṣetra Parikramā

19 Nov 2019
Tuesday

Saptamī, K, 05:55, Āśleṣā

20 Nov 2019
Wednesday

Astamī, K, 05:56, Maghā

21 Nov 2019
Thursday

Navamī, K, 05:57, P.Phalgunī

22 Nov 2019
Friday

Daśamī, K, 05:57, U.Phalgunī

23 Nov 2019
Saturday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:58, Hasta

+TRISPṚṢĀ MAHĀDVĀDAŚĪ: FASTING FOR Utpannā EKADASI

+Śrīla Narahari Sarakāra Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

24 Nov 2019
Sunday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:59, Citrā

+Break fast 08:24 – 09:52

+ Śrīla Kālīya Kṛṣṇadāsa ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Sāraṅga Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

25 Nov 2019
Monday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:59, Svātī

26 Nov 2019
Tuesday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:60, Viśākhā

+Amāvasyā

+Śreṣṭhārghya Śrīla Jagabandhu Bhakti Rañjana Prabhu ~ Disappearance

27 Nov 2019
Wednesday

Pratipat, G, 06:01, Anurādhā

28 Nov 2019
Thursday

Dvitīyā, G, 06:01, Jyeṣṭha

29 Nov 2019
Friday

Tritīyā, G, 06:02, Mūlā

+Tridaṇḍī Svāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Jīvana Janārdana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

30 Nov 2019
Saturday

Caturthī, G, 06:03, Purvāṣāḍhā

December - Keśava Māsa (cont.) - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Baleshwar, Odisha, India 086E55 21N29 +5.30

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

1 Dec 2019
Sunday

Pañcamī, G, 06:03, Uttarāṣāḍhā

2 Dec 2019
Monday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 06:04, Śravaṇā

+Odana Ṣaṣṭhi (Śrīla Jagannātha Deva are offered new clothes)

+Śrīla Bhaktisvarūpa Dāmodara Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

3 Dec 2019
Tuesday

Saptamī, G, 06:05, Dhaniṣṭhā

4 Dec 2019
Wednesday

Astamī, G, 06:05, Śatabhiṣā

+Sūryakuṇḍa-vāsī Śrīla Madhusūdana Dāsa Bābājī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Tridaṇḍī Svāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Jīvana Janārdana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ 101st Appearance, festival in Śrī Gauravāṇī Vinoda Āśram and in Śrī Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Gauḍīya Maṭha, Kharagpur

5 Dec 2019
Thursday

Navamī, G, 06:06, Pūrvabhādra

6 Dec 2019
Friday

Daśamī, G, 06:07, Uttarabhādra

7 Dec 2019
Saturday

Daśamī, G, 06:07, Revatī

8 Dec 2019
Sunday

Ekādaśī, G, 06:08, Aśvinī

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Mokṣadā EKADASI

9 Dec 2019
Monday

Dvādaśī, G, 06:08, Bhāranī

+Break fast 06:08 - 09:46

10 Dec 2019
Tuesday

Trayodaśī, G, 06:09, Kṛttikā

+Advent of Śrīmad Bhagavad-gītā ~ Śrī Krishna spoke Gītā to Arjuna

11 Dec 2019
Wednesday

Caturdaśī, G, 06:10, Rohiṇī

12 Dec 2019
Thursday

Pūrṇimā, G, 06:10, Rohiṇī

+Kātyāyanī-vrata ends

Nārāyaṇa
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

13 Dec 2019
Friday

Pratipat, K, 06:11, Mṛgaśīrśa

14 Dec 2019
Saturday

Dvitīyā, K, 06:11, Punarvasu

15 Dec 2019
Sunday

Tritīyā, K, 06:12, Puṣyā

16 Dec 2019
Monday

Pañcamī, K, 06:13, Āśleṣā

+Founder Ācārya of all Gauḍīya Maṭhas, Jagad-guru Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda ~ 83rd Disappearance tithi pū, festival in Śrī Bhaktivinoda Āśram, Brahmapur

+Sun enters Sagittarius

17 Dec 2019
Tuesday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 06:13, Maghā

18 Dec 2019
Wednesday

Saptamī, K, 06:14, P.Phalgunī

19 Dec 2019
Thursday

Astamī, K, 06:14, U.Phalgunī

20 Dec 2019
Friday

Navamī, K, 06:15, Hasta

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Vāmana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

21 Dec 2019
Saturday

Daśamī, K, 06:15, Citrā

22 Dec 2019
Sunday

Ekādaśī, K, 06:16, Svātī

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Saphala EKADASI

23 Dec 2019
Monday

Dvādaśī, K, 06:16, Viśākhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:48

+Śrī Devānanda Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

24 Dec 2019
Tuesday

Trayodaśī, K, 06:17, Anurādhā

+ Śrīla Maheśa Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Uddhāraṇa Daṭṭa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

25 Dec 2019
Wednesday

Caturdaśī, K, 06:17, Jyeṣṭha

26 Dec 2019
Thursday

Amāvasyā, K, 06:18, Mūlā

+Bakula Amāvasyā, mango flowers are offered to Śrī Jagannātha Deva

+annular solar eclipse: (see eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov) (this eclipse is visible in Baleśvara)
07:59:55 (Dec 26) - start of eclipse
09:04:37 (Dec 26) - start ofannularity/totality
10:47:43 (Dec 26) - maximum eclipse point
12:30:56 (Dec 26) - end of annularity/totality
13:35:41 (Dec 26) - end of eclipse

27 Dec 2019
Friday

Pratipat, G, 06:18, Purvāṣāḍhā

+Śrī Locana dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

28 Dec 2019
Saturday

Dvitīyā, G, 06:19, Uttarāṣāḍhā

29 Dec 2019
Sunday

Tritīyā, G, 06:19, Śravaṇā

+Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Jagadīśa Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

30 Dec 2019
Monday

Caturthī, G, 06:19, Dhaniṣṭhā

31 Dec 2019
Tuesday

Pañcamī, G, 06:20, Śatabhiṣā

January - Nārāyaṇa Māsa (cont.) - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Baleshwar, Odisha, India 086E55 21N29 +5.30

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

1 Jan 2020
Wednesday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 06:20, Pūrvabhādra

+beginning of new year 2020 in Western calendar

2 Jan 2020
Thursday

Saptamī, G, 06:20, Uttarabhādra

3 Jan 2020
Friday

Astamī, G, 06:21, Uttarabhādra

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Vikāśa Mahāyogī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

4 Jan 2020
Saturday

Navamī, G, 06:21, Revatī

5 Jan 2020
Sunday

Daśamī, G, 06:21, Aśvinī

+Śāmba Daśamī

6 Jan 2020
Monday

Ekādaśī, G, 06:22, Bhāranī

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Putradā EKADASI

7 Jan 2020
Tuesday

Dvādaśī, G, 06:22, Kṛttikā

+Break fast soon after 10:33

+Śrī Jagadīśa Paṇḍita ~ Appearance

8 Jan 2020
Wednesday

Trayodaśī, G, 06:22, Rohiṇī

+Śrīmad Bhakti Kumuda Santa Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

9 Jan 2020
Thursday

Caturdaśī, G, 06:22, Mṛgaśīrśa

10 Jan 2020
Friday

Pūrṇimā, G, 06:22, Ārdrā

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Puṣyā Abhiṣeka

+begin of Māgha vrata

+penumbral lunar eclipse: (penumbral eclipses don't need to be observed)
22:37:44 (Jan 10) - start of penumbral phase
00:40:06 (Jan 11) - middle of penumbral phase
02:42:23 (Jan 11) - end of penumbral phase

Mādhava
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

11 Jan 2020
Saturday

Pratipat, K, 06:22, Punarvasu

12 Jan 2020
Sunday

Dvitīyā, K, 06:23, Puṣyā

13 Jan 2020
Monday

Tritīyā, K, 06:23, Āśleṣā

+Śrīla Gopāla Bhaṭṭa Gosvāmī ~ Appearance

+Śrī Rāmacandra Kavirāja ~ Disappearance

14 Jan 2020
Tuesday

Caturthī, K, 06:23, Maghā

15 Jan 2020
Wednesday

Pañcamī, K, 06:23, U.Phalgunī

+Makara-saṅkrānti ~ Celebration of Sun entering Capricorn

+Gaṇgā Sagar Snāna Mela (bathing in Gaṇgā)

+Śrī Narahari Sevāvigraha - Disappearance

+Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission's Founder Ācārya, Nitya Līlā Praviṣṭa Gaura Kpā Śrī Mūrti Oṁ Viṣṇupāda Paramahaṁsa 108 Śrī Śrī mad Bhakti Vaibhava Purī Gosvāmī Mahārāja's 107th Appearance tithi Pūjā, Śrī Gurupūjā Mahotsava in all branches of Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission

16 Jan 2020
Thursday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 06:23, Hasta

+Śrī Jayadeva Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

17 Jan 2020
Friday

Saptamī, K, 06:23, Citrā

+Śrī Locana dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

18 Jan 2020
Saturday

Navamī, K, 06:23, Svātī

19 Jan 2020
Sunday

Daśamī, K, 06:23, Viśākhā

20 Jan 2020
Monday

Ekādaśī, K, 06:23, Anurādhā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Ṣaṭ-tilā EKADASI

21 Jan 2020
Tuesday

Dvādaśī, K, 06:23, Jyeṣṭha

+Break fast 08:27 - 10:03

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Trivikrama Mahārāja ~ Appearance

22 Jan 2020
Wednesday

Trayodaśī, K, 06:22, Mūlā

23 Jan 2020
Thursday

Caturdaśī, K, 06:22, Purvāṣāḍhā

24 Jan 2020
Friday

Amāvasyā, K, 06:22, Uttarāṣāḍhā

+ Śrīla Śrī Niketana Dāsa Bābājī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance, festival in Śrī Caitanya Candrāśrama in Purī

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

25 Jan 2020
Saturday

Pratipat, G, 06:22, Śravaṇā

+Tridaṇḍī Svāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Gaurava Vaikhānas Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance, festival in Śrī Sārasvata Āśrama, Gauñju

26 Jan 2020
Sunday

Dvitīyā, G, 06:22, Dhaniṣṭhā

27 Jan 2020
Monday

Tritīyā, G, 06:22, Dhaniṣṭhā

28 Jan 2020
Tuesday

Tritīyā, G, 06:21, Śatabhiṣā

29 Jan 2020
Wednesday

Caturthī, G, 06:21, Pūrvabhādra

30 Jan 2020
Thursday

Pañcamī, G, 06:21, Uttarabhādra

+Vasanta pañcamī

+Sarasvatī-pūjā

+Śrīmatī Viṣṇupriya-devī ~ Appearance

+Śrī Puṇḍarīka Vidyānidhi ~ Appearance

+Śrīla Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī ~ Appearance

+Śrīla Viśvanātha Cakravartī Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Raghunandana Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

+ Tridaṇḍī Svāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Svarūpa Parvata Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Vivek Bharti Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

31 Jan 2020
Friday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 06:21, Revatī

February - Mādhava Māsa (cont.) - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Baleshwar, Orrisa, India 086E55 21N29 +5.30

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

1 Feb 2020
Saturday

Saptamī, G, 06:20, Aśvinī

+Maha-viṣṇu-avatāra Śrī Advaita Ācārya ~ Appearance - Fast till noon then Ekādaśī preparations only,

+Break fast 06:20 - 10:04

2 Feb 2020
Sunday

Astamī, G, 06:20, Bhāranī

+Śrī Madhvācārya ~ Disappearance

3 Feb 2020
Monday

Navamī, G, 06:19, Kṛttikā

4 Feb 2020
Tuesday

Daśamī, G, 06:19, Rohiṇī

+Śrī Rāmānujācārya ~ Disappearance

5 Feb 2020
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, G, 06:19, Mṛgaśīrśa

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Bhaimi EKADASI

6 Feb 2020
Thursday

Dvādaśī, G, 06:18, Ārdrā

+Break fast 08:24 - 10:04

+Varāha Dvādaśī ~ Appearance of Lord Varāhadeva

7 Feb 2020
Friday

Trayodaśī, G, 06:18, Punarvasu

+Nityānanda Trayodaśī ~ Appearance of Śrī Nityānanda Prabhu - Fast till noon then Ekādaśī preparations only

8 Feb 2020
Saturday

Caturdaśī, G, 06:17, Puṣyā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:28

9 Feb 2020
Sunday

Pūrṇimā, G, 06:17, Āśleṣā

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Madhura-utsava

+Śrīla Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

+ Tridaṇḍī Svāmī Śrī Bhakti Priya Mādhava Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Festival in remembrance of Śrīmān Mahāprabhu's sannyāsa-lila

Govinda
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

10 Feb 2020
Monday

Pratipat, K, 06:16, Maghā

11 Feb 2020
Tuesday

Dvitīyā, K, 06:16, P.Phalgunī

12 Feb 2020
Wednesday

Caturthī, K, 06:15, U.Phalgunī

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Prajñāna Keśava Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

13 Feb 2020
Thursday

Pañcamī, K, 06:15, Hasta

+Founder Ācārya of all Gauḍīya Maṭhas, Jagad-guru Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda ~ 146th Appearance tithi pū, Vyāsa pū festival in all branches of Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission

+Śrīla Puruṣottama Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Gour Govinda Svāmī ~ Disappearance

+Sun enters Aquarius

14 Feb 2020
Friday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 06:14, Citrā

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Sāraṅga Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

15 Feb 2020
Saturday

Saptamī, K, 06:14, Viśākhā

16 Feb 2020
Sunday

Astamī, K, 06:13, Anurādhā

17 Feb 2020
Monday

Navamī, K, 06:12, Jyeṣṭha

18 Feb 2020
Tuesday

Daśamī, K, 06:12, Mūlā

19 Feb 2020
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, K, 06:11, Purvāṣāḍhā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Vijaya EKADASI

20 Feb 2020
Thursday

Dvādaśī, K, 06:10, Purvāṣāḍhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:30

+Śrī Īśvara Purī ~ Disappearance

21 Feb 2020
Friday

Trayodaśī, K, 06:10, Uttarāṣāḍhā

22 Feb 2020
Saturday

Caturdaśī, K, 06:09, Śravaṇā

+Śrī Śrī Mahā Śiva-rātri vrata (fast - Ekādaśī preparations only)

23 Feb 2020
Sunday

Amāvasyā, K, 06:08, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:55

+Amāvasyā

24 Feb 2020
Monday

Pratipat, G, 06:08, Śatabhiṣā

+Vaiṣava Sārvabhauma Śrī Śrīla Jagannātha dāsa Bābājī ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Rasikānanda Deva Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Dayita Mādhava Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ 41st Disappearance festival

25 Feb 2020
Tuesday

Dvitīyā, G, 06:07, Pūrvabhādra

26 Feb 2020
Wednesday

Tritīyā, G, 06:06, Uttarabhādra

27 Feb 2020
Thursday

Caturthī, G, 06:05, Revatī

+Śrīla Puruṣottama Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

28 Feb 2020
Friday

Caturthī, G, 06:05, Aśvinī

29 Feb 2020
Saturday

Pañcamī, G, 06:04, Bhāranī

March - Govinda Māsa (cont.) - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Baleshwar, Orrisa, India 086E55 21N29 +5.30

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

1 Mar 2020
Sunday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 06:03, Bhāranī

2 Mar 2020
Monday

Saptamī, G, 06:02, Kṛttikā

+Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission's Founder Ācārya, Nitya Līlā Praviṣṭa Gaura Kpā Śrī Mūrti Oṁ Viṣṇupāda Paramahaṁsa 108 Śrī Śrī mad Bhakti Vaibhava Purī Gosvāmī Mahārāja's 11th Disappearance tithi festival, Vraja Vijaya Mahotsava in all branches of Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission

3 Mar 2020
Tuesday

Astamī, G, 06:01, Rohiṇī

4 Mar 2020
Wednesday

Navamī, G, 06:00, Mṛgaśīrśa

5 Mar 2020
Thursday

Daśamī, G, 05:60, Ārdrā

6 Mar 2020
Friday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:59, Punarvasu

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Āmalakī EKADASI

7 Mar 2020
Saturday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:58, Puṣyā

+Break fast 05:58 - 09:18

+Śrī Mādhavendra Purī ~ Disappearance

8 Mar 2020
Sunday

Trayodaśī, G, 05:57, Āśleṣā

9 Mar 2020
Monday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:56, P.Phalgunī

+Śrī Gaura Pūrṇimā - Appearance of Śrī Śrī Gaurasundara - Fast till moonrise, then Ekādaśī preparations only

+Śrī Śrī Rādhā Govinda's Vasanta Utsava and Dolayātrā

Viṣṇu
Māsa

Gaurābda 534 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

10 Mar 2020
Tuesday

Pratipat, K, 05:55, U.Phalgunī

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:40

+Festival of Jagannātha Miśra

+Holi

+Start of Gaurābda 534