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.

 

Śrīdhara
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

17 Jul 2019
Wednesday

Pratipat, K, 05:09, Uttarāṣāḍhā

+Sun enters Cancer

+Śrīla Prabhodhānanda Sarasvatī Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+partial lunar eclipse:
00:13:50 (Jul 17) - start of penumbral phase
01:31:43 (Jul 17) - start of partial phase
03:00:42 (Jul 17) - Maximum eclipse point
04:29:41 (Jul 17) - end of partial phase
05:47:41 (Jul 17) - end of penumbral phase

18 Jul 2019
Thursday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:10, Śravaṇā

+Śrīmad Bhakti Hṛdaya Vana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

23 Jul 2019
Tuesday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 05:12, Uttarabhādra

+Śrīla Gopāla Bhaṭṭa Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

25 Jul 2019
Thursday

Astamī, K, 05:13, Aśvinī

+Śrīla Lokanātha Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

28 Jul 2019
Sunday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:14, Rohiṇī

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Kāmikā EKADASI

29 Jul 2019
Monday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:14, Mṛgaśīrśa

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:37

+Śrīla Bhakti Kamal Govinda Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

1 Aug 2019
Thursday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:15, Puṣyā

+Cītālāgi Amāvasyā

+Śrīla Bhakti Rakṣaka Śrīdhara Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

4 Aug 2019
Sunday

Caturthī, G, 05:16, U.Phalgunī

+ Śrīla Raghunandana hākura ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Vaśī Dāsa Bābājī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

11 Aug 2019
Sunday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:19, Mūlā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Pavitropana EKADASI

+Rādhā-Govinda Jhūlana-yātrā begins (swing festival)

12 Aug 2019
Monday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:19, Purvāṣāḍhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:38

+Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Gaurīdāsa Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Govinda dāsa ~ Disappearance

15 Aug 2019
Thursday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:20, Śravaṇā

+Rādhā-Govinda Jhūlana-yātrā ends

+Appearance of Lord Balarāma - Fast till noon then Ekādaśī preparations only

+Rakśa-bandhāna

+Fasting for 2nd month of Cāturmāsya-vrata begins today

+Fast from yogurt for one month

+Śrīla Ānandalīlāmaya Vigrahadāsa Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

Hṛṣīkeśa
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

16 Aug 2019
Friday

Pratipat, K, 05:21, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:38

17 Aug 2019
Saturday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:21, Śatabhiṣā

+Sun enters Leo

24 Aug 2019
Saturday

Astamī, K, 05:23, Rohiṇī

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Janmāṣṭamī: Appearance of Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa - Fast till midnight, then Ekādaśī preparations only

25 Aug 2019
Sunday

Navamī, K, 05:24, Mṛgaśīrśa

+Break fast 05:24 - 08:13

+Nandotsava

+Śrīla Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

27 Aug 2019
Tuesday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:24, Punarvasu

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Annadā EKADASI

28 Aug 2019
Wednesday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:24, Puṣyā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:36

30 Aug 2019
Friday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:25, Maghā

+Saptapū Amāvasyā

31 Aug 2019
Saturday

Pratipat, G, 05:25, P.Phalgunī

+Śrīla Gour Govinda Svāmī - Appearance

2 Sep 2019
Monday

Caturthī, G, 05:26, Hasta

+Śrī Gaṇeśa Caturthī

3 Sep 2019
Tuesday

Pañcamī, G, 05:26, Citrā

+Śrīmatī Sītā Ṭhākurāṇī (Śrī Advaita's consort) ~ Appearance

5 Sep 2019
Thursday

Saptamī, G, 05:27, Anurādhā

+Appearance of Śrī Lalitā-devī

6 Sep 2019
Friday

Astamī, G, 05:27, Jyeṣṭha

+Rādhāṣṭamī ~ Appearance of Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī

9 Sep 2019
Monday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:28, Purvāṣāḍhā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Pārśva EKADASI

10 Sep 2019
Tuesday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:28, Uttarāṣāḍhā

+Break fast 07:06 - 09:36

+Śrī Vāmana Dvādaśī ~ Appearance of Lord Vāmanadeva

+Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī ~ Appearance

+Śrīla Saccidānanda Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

12 Sep 2019
Thursday

Caturdaśī, G, 05:28, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Vijñāna Bhāratī Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

13 Sep 2019
Friday

Caturdaśī, G, 05:29, Śatabhiṣā

+Nāmācārya Śrīla Haridāsa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Ananta Caturdaśī Vrata

14 Sep 2019
Saturday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:29, Pūrvabhādra

+Śrī Viśvarūpa-mahotsava

+ Śrī Śrīmad Bhāgavata Janma

+Sannyāsa day of Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Prajñāna Keśava Mahārāja

+Sannyāsa day of Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Mahārāja

+Fasting for 3rd month of Cāturmāsya-vrata begins today

+Fasting from milk for one month, continue fast for two months from eggplants, tomatoes (if possible), loki, parmal, urad dahl and honey. Shaving (if so desired) for brahmacārīs and sannyāsais.

Padmanābha
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

18 Sep 2019
Wednesday

Caturthī, K, 05:30, Aśvinī

+Sun enters Virgo

25 Sep 2019
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:32, Puṣyā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Indira EKADASI

26 Sep 2019
Thursday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:32, Āśleṣā

+Break fast 05:32 - 09:33

28 Sep 2019
Saturday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:33, U.Phalgunī

+Mahālayā Amāvasyā

2 Oct 2019
Wednesday

Caturthī, G, 05:34, Viśākhā

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Pramoda Purī Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

8 Oct 2019
Tuesday

Daśamī, G, 05:35, Śravaṇā

+Rāmacandra Vijayotsava

+Daśaharā Utsava

+Śrī Madhvācārya ~ Appearance

9 Oct 2019
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:36, Dhaniṣṭhā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Pāśānkuṣā EKADASI

10 Oct 2019
Thursday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:36, Śatabhiṣā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:32

+Śrīla Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Raghunātha Bhaṭṭa Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Kṛṣṇadāsa Kavirāja Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

13 Oct 2019
Sunday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:37, Uttarabhādra

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Saradiya rāsa-yātrā

+Śrī Murāri Gupta ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Prajñāna Keśava Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Beginning of Ūrjā-vrata, Kārtika-vrata, Dāmodara-vrata and Niyama-sevā for those following from Pūrṇimā

+Fasting and special rules for 4th month of Cāturmāsya-vrata begins today

+For one month fast from sesame seeds, mustard seeds, sesame oil, mustard oil, eggplants, tomatoes, loki, parmal, urad dahl and honey. No shaving for brahmacārīs and sannyāsais.

Dāmodara
Māsa

Gaurābda 533 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

14 Oct 2019
Monday

Pratipat, K, 05:38, Revatī

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Gaurava Vaikhāna Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

18 Oct 2019
Friday

Caturthī, K, 05:39, Rohiṇī

+Sun enters Libra

+Ākāśa Dīpikā begins (offering lamp to the sky for one solar month)

20 Oct 2019
Sunday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 05:40, Ārdrā

+Śrīla Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

22 Oct 2019
Tuesday

Navamī, K, 05:41, Puṣyā

+Appearance of Śrī Rādhā-kuṇḍa, bathing in Rādhā-kuṇḍa (Snāna-dhan) and giving charity

+Bahulāṣṭamī

+Śrīla Vīracandra Prabhu ~ Appearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Rakṣaka Śrīdhara Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

24 Oct 2019
Thursday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:41, Maghā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Ramā EKADASI

25 Oct 2019
Friday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:42, P.Phalgunī

+Break fast 08:24 – 09:32

+Śrī Gaurāṅga Mahāprabhu's śubha vijaya in Śrīpāṭ Pāṇihāṭi

+Khaṇḍavāsī Śrī Narahari Sarakāra Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

28 Oct 2019
Monday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:43, Svātī

+Dīpa-dāna, Dīpāvalī (Festival of lights)

+Govardhana-pūjā, Go-pūjā, Go-kṛda (Worship of Govardhana Hill, and worship and decorating of cows)

29 Oct 2019
Tuesday

Pratipat, G, 05:44, Viśākhā

+Śrī Rasikānanda ~ Appearance

+Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrīla Bhakti Vijaya Puruṣottama Tīrtha Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

30 Oct 2019
Wednesday

Tritīyā, G, 05:44, Anurādhā

+Śrīla Vāsu Ghoṣa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Yama-dvitīyā -- The blessing of Yamarāja to his sister, Śrī Yamunā-devī that if brother and sister take bath in Yamunā on this day, they will not go to the abode of Yama after death.

+Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Sarvasva Giri Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Vāmana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Trivrikrama Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

31 Oct 2019
Thursday

Caturthī, G, 05:45, Jyeṣṭha

+Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

4 Nov 2019
Monday

Astamī, G, 05:47, Śravaṇā

+Gopāṣṭamī, Goṣṭāṣṭamī

+Śrī Gadādhara dāsa Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Dhanañjaya Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīnivāsa Ācārya ~ Disappearance

5 Nov 2019
Tuesday

Navamī, G, 05:47, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Amlā Navamī

8 Nov 2019
Friday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:49, Pūrvabhādra

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Utthāna EKADASI

+Śrīla Gaura-kiśora dāsa Bābājī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Śrīmad Bhakti Dayita Mādhava Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ 115th Appearance

+Bhīṣma-pañcaka begins

+Śrī Hari Utthāna

+End of Ūrjā-vrata, Kārtika-vrata, Dāmodara-vrata and Niyama-sevā for those following from Ekādaśī

+End of Cāturmāsya-vrata for those following from Ekādaśī

9 Nov 2019
Saturday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:49, Uttarabhādra

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:34

12 Nov 2019
Tuesday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:51, Bhāranī

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Rāsa-yātrā

+Śrīla Nimbārka Ācārya ~ Appearance

+ Śrīla Sundarānanda Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Bhūgarbha Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Kāśīśvara Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Pramoda Purī Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+End of Ūrjā-vrata, Kārtika-vrata, Dāmodara-vrata and Niyama-sevā for those following from Pūrṇimā

+End of Cāturmāsya-vrata for those following from Pūrṇimā