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.


 

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

11 Mar 2020
Wednesday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:54, Hasta

12 Mar 2020
Thursday

Tritīyā, K, 05:54, Citrā

13 Mar 2020
Friday

Caturthī, K, 05:53, Svātī

14 Mar 2020
Saturday

Pañcamī, K, 05:52, Viśākhā

+Sun enters Picies

15 Mar 2020
Sunday

Saptamī, K, 05:51, Anurādhā

16 Mar 2020
Monday

Astamī, K, 05:50, Jyeṣṭha

+Śrī Śrīvāsa Paṇḍita ~ Appearance

17 Mar 2020
Tuesday

Navamī, K, 05:49, Mūlā

18 Mar 2020
Wednesday

Daśamī, K, 05:48, Purvāṣāḍhā

19 Mar 2020
Thursday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:47, Uttarāṣāḍhā

+(not suitable for fasting, see following day)

20 Mar 2020
Friday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:46, Śravaṇā

+VYAÑJULĪ MAHĀDVĀDAŚĪ: FASTING FOR Pāpamocani EKĀDAŚĪ

21 Mar 2020
Saturday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:45, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Break fast 05:45 - 07:48

+Śrīman Mahāprabhu's śubha vijaya mahotsava in Varāha Nagara

22 Mar 2020
Sunday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:44, Śatabhiṣā

23 Mar 2020
Monday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:44, Pūrvabhādra

24 Mar 2020
Tuesday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:43, Uttarabhādra

+Amāvasyā

25 Mar 2020
Wednesday

Pratipat, G, 05:42, Revatī

26 Mar 2020
Thursday

Dvitīyā, G, 05:41, Revatī

27 Mar 2020
Friday

Tritīyā, G, 05:40, Aśvinī

28 Mar 2020
Saturday

Caturthī, G, 05:39, Bhāranī

29 Mar 2020
Sunday

Pañcamī, G, 05:38, Kṛttikā

+Śrīmad Bhakti Hṛdaya Vana Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

30 Mar 2020
Monday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 05:37, Rohiṇī

+Śrī Rāmānujācārya ~ Appearance

31 Mar 2020
Tuesday

Saptamī, G, 05:36, Mṛgaśīrśa

1 Apr 2020
Wednesday

Astamī, G, 05:35, Ārdrā

2 Apr 2020
Thursday

Navamī, G, 05:34, Punarvasu

+Rāma-navamī ~ Appearance of Lord Śrī Rāmacandra - Fast till noon then Ekādaśī preparations only

+Śrīla Bhakti Ballabha Tīrtha Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

3 Apr 2020
Friday

Daśamī, G, 05:34, Puṣyā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:42

4 Apr 2020
Saturday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:33, Āśleṣā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Kāmadā EKADASI

5 Apr 2020
Sunday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:32, Maghā

+Break fast 08:24 – 09:41

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Pradīpa Purī Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

6 Apr 2020
Monday

Trayodaśī, G, 05:31, P.Phalgunī

7 Apr 2020
Tuesday

Caturdaśī, G, 05:30, U.Phalgunī

8 Apr 2020
Wednesday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:29, Hasta

+Śrī Balarāma Rāsa-yātrā

+Śrī Kṛṣṇa Vasanta-rāsa

+Śrī Vaṁśivadana Gosvāmī ~ Appearance

+Śrī Śyāmānanda Prabhu ~ Appearance

 

 

Madhusūdana
Māsa

Gaurābda 534 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

9 Apr 2020
Thursday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:28, Svātī

10 Apr 2020
Friday

Tritīyā, K, 05:27, Viśākhā

11 Apr 2020
Saturday

Caturthī, K, 05:26, Anurādhā

12 Apr 2020
Sunday

Pañcamī, K, 05:26, Jyeṣṭha

+Śrī Kṛṣṇadāsa Bābājī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

13 Apr 2020
Monday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 05:25, Mūlā

+Śrīmad Bhakti Kumuda Santa Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ 107th Appearance

+Sun enters Aries

14 Apr 2020
Tuesday

Saptamī, K, 05:24, Purvāṣāḍhā

+Beginning of Śālagrāma and Tulasī-jala dāna

+Śrī Keśava-vrata ( constant watering of Tulasī with overhanging pot drip )

+Śrī Abhirāma Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

15 Apr 2020
Wednesday

Astamī, K, 05:23, Uttarāṣāḍhā

16 Apr 2020
Thursday

Navamī, K, 05:22, Śravaṇā

+Śrīla Bhakti Ballabha Tīrtha Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

17 Apr 2020
Friday

Daśamī, K, 05:21, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Śrī Vṛndāvana dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

18 Apr 2020
Saturday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:21, Śatabhiṣā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Varūthinī EKADASI

19 Apr 2020
Sunday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:20, Pūrvabhādra

+Break fast 07:18 - 09:34

20 Apr 2020
Monday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:19, Pūrvabhādra

21 Apr 2020
Tuesday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:18, Uttarabhādra

22 Apr 2020
Wednesday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:18, Revatī

23 Apr 2020
Thursday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:17, Aśvinī

+Śrī Gadādhara Paṇḍita ~ Appearance

24 Apr 2020
Friday

Pratipat, G, 05:16, Bhāranī

25 Apr 2020
Saturday

Dvitīyā, G, 05:15, Kṛttikā

26 Apr 2020
Sunday

Tritīyā, G, 05:15, Rohiṇī

+Akṣaya Tritīyā (Auspicious day to start new projects)

+Candana-yātrā of Lord Jagannātha starts, lasts for 21 days

+Opening the doors of Śrī Badrīnārāyaṇa

27 Apr 2020
Monday

Caturthī, G, 05:14, Mṛgaśīrśa

28 Apr 2020
Tuesday

Pañcamī, G, 05:13, Ārdrā

29 Apr 2020
Wednesday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 05:13, Punarvasu

30 Apr 2020
Thursday

Saptamī, G, 05:12, Puṣyā

+Jahnu saptamī (Śrī Jāhnavā pūjā)

1 May 2020
Friday

Astamī, G, 05:11, Āśleṣā

2 May 2020
Saturday

Navamī, G, 05:11, Maghā

+Śrīmatī Sītā-devī (Lord Rāma's śakti) ~ Appearance

+Śrīmatī Jāhnavā-devī (Lord Nityānanda's śakti) ~ Appearance

+Śrī Madhu Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

3 May 2020
Sunday

Daśamī, G, 05:10, P.Phalgunī

4 May 2020
Monday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:09, U.Phalgunī

+TRISPṚṢĀ MAHĀDVĀDAŚĪ: FASTING FOR Mohinī EKADASI

5 May 2020
Tuesday

Trayodaśī, G, 05:09, Hasta

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:29

6 May 2020
Wednesday

Caturdaśī, G, 05:08, Citrā

+Nṛsiṃha-caturdaśī ~ Appearance of Lord Nṛsiṃhadeva - Fast till dusk then Ekādaśī preparations only

7 May 2020
Thursday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:08, Svātī

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:29

+Śrī Śrī Rādhā-Ramaṇa Deva Ji ~ Appearance

+Salila Vihāra and Śrī Kṛṣṇa Phula Dolā (for 21 days Śrī Jagannātha deva and Madan Mohan are taken on a boat at Narendra Sarovar in Jagannātha Purī)

+Śrī Mādhavendra Purī ~ Appearance

+Śrī Śrīnivāsa Ācārya ~ Appearance

+Śrī Parameśvarī Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+Buddha Pūrṇimā

Trivikrama
Māsa

Gaurābda 534 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

8 May 2020
Friday

Pratipat, K, 05:07, Viśākhā

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Sāraṅga Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

9 May 2020
Saturday

Dvitīyā, K, 05:07, Anurādhā

10 May 2020
Sunday

Tritīyā, K, 05:06, Mūlā

11 May 2020
Monday

Caturthī, K, 05:06, Purvāṣāḍhā

12 May 2020
Tuesday

Pañcamī, K, 05:05, Uttarāṣāḍhā

+Śrī Rāmānanda Rāya ~ Disappearance

13 May 2020
Wednesday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 05:05, Śravaṇā

14 May 2020
Thursday

Saptamī, K, 05:04, Śravaṇā

+Sun enters Taurus

15 May 2020
Friday

Astamī, K, 05:04, Dhaniṣṭhā

+Śrī Keśava-vrata Ends ( end of constant watering of Tulasī with overhanging pot )

16 May 2020
Saturday

Navamī, K, 05:03, Śatabhiṣā

17 May 2020
Sunday

Daśamī, K, 05:03, Pūrvabhādra

18 May 2020
Monday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:03, Uttarabhādra

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Aparā EKADASI

19 May 2020
Tuesday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:02, Revatī

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:27

+Śrī Vṛndāvana dāsa Ṭhākura ~ Appearance

20 May 2020
Wednesday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:02, Aśvinī

21 May 2020
Thursday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:02, Bhāranī

22 May 2020
Friday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:01, Kṛttikā

+Sāvitrī Amāvasyā

23 May 2020
Saturday

Pratipat, G, 05:01, Rohiṇī

24 May 2020
Sunday

Dvitīyā, G, 05:01, Mṛgaśīrśa

25 May 2020
Monday

Tritīyā, G, 05:01, Mṛgaśīrśa

26 May 2020
Tuesday

Caturthī, G, 05:00, Ārdrā

27 May 2020
Wednesday

Pañcamī, G, 05:00, Punarvasu

28 May 2020
Thursday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 05:00, Puṣyā

29 May 2020
Friday

Saptamī, G, 04:60, Āśleṣā

30 May 2020
Saturday

Astamī, G, 04:60, Maghā

31 May 2020
Sunday

Navamī, G, 04:60, U.Phalgunī

1 Jun 2020
Monday

Daśamī, G, 04:60, Hasta

+Śrī Baladeva Vidyābhūṣaṇa ~ Disappearance

+Gaṇgā dāsahara - worship of Gaṇgā-devi

+Śrīmatī Gaṇgāmātā Gosvāminī ~ Appearance

2 Jun 2020
Tuesday

Ekādaśī, G, 04:59, Citrā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Pāṇḍava Nirjala EKADASI

3 Jun 2020
Wednesday

Dvādaśī, G, 04:59, Svātī

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:07

4 Jun 2020
Thursday

Trayodaśī, G, 04:59, Viśākhā

+Ciḍā-dahī Mahotsava of Śrīla Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī at Pāṇihāṭī

5 Jun 2020
Friday

Pūrṇimā, G, 04:59, Anurādhā

+Snāna yātrā (bathing) of Lord Jagannātha

+Śrī Mukunda Daṭṭa ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śrīdhara Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+ Śrī Śrīla Nityānanda Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

+penumbral lunar eclipse: (See eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov)
23:15:52 (Jun 5) - start of penumbral phase
00:54:58 (Jun 6) - middle of penumbral phase
02:34:07 (Jun 6) - end of penumbral phase

Vāmana
Māsa

Gaurābda 534 - Kṛṣṇakal 0.97

Date

Tithi, Pakṣa, Sunrise, Nakṣatra

6 Jun 2020
Saturday

Pratipat, K, 04:59, Jyeṣṭha

+Śrī Śyāmānanda Prabhu ~ Disappearance

7 Jun 2020
Sunday

Dvitīyā, K, 04:59, Mūlā

8 Jun 2020
Monday

Tritīyā, K, 04:59, Purvāṣāḍhā

9 Jun 2020
Tuesday

Caturthī, K, 04:59, Uttarāṣāḍhā

10 Jun 2020
Wednesday

Pañcamī, K, 04:59, Śravaṇā

+Śrī Vakreśvara Paṇḍita ~ Appearance

11 Jun 2020
Thursday

Ṣaṣṭhī, K, 04:59, Dhaniṣṭhā

12 Jun 2020
Friday

Saptamī, K, 04:59, Śatabhiṣā

13 Jun 2020
Saturday

Astamī, K, 04:60, Pūrvabhādra

14 Jun 2020
Sunday

Navamī, K, 04:60, Uttarabhādra

15 Jun 2020
Monday

Daśamī, K, 04:60, Revatī

+Sun enters Gemini

+Śrī Śrīvāsa Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

16 Jun 2020
Tuesday

Daśamī, K, 04:60, Aśvinī

17 Jun 2020
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, K, 05:00, Aśvinī

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Yogini EKADASI

18 Jun 2020
Thursday

Dvādaśī, K, 05:00, Bhāranī

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:29

19 Jun 2020
Friday

Trayodaśī, K, 05:00, Kṛttikā

20 Jun 2020
Saturday

Caturdaśī, K, 05:01, Rohiṇī

21 Jun 2020
Sunday

Amāvasyā, K, 05:01, Mṛgaśīrśa

+Śrī Gadādhara Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

+Śrīla Saccidānanda Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura ~ Disappearance

+annular solar eclipse: (See eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov)
09:15:59 (Jun 21) - start of eclipse
10:17:45 (Jun 21) - start ofannularity/totality
12:10:05 (Jun 21) - maximum eclipse point
14:02:19 (Jun 21) - end of annularity/totality
15:04:02 (Jun 21) - end of eclipse

22 Jun 2020
Monday

Pratipat, G, 05:01, Ārdrā

+Guṇḍicā-mārjana (cleaning of Guṇḍicā temple)

+Nava Yauvana darśan

23 Jun 2020
Tuesday

Dvitīyā, G, 05:01, Punarvasu

+Ratha-yātrā (Chariot festival of Lord Jagannātha)

+Śrī Svarupa Dāmodara Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+Śrī Śivananda Sena ~ Disappearance

24 Jun 2020
Wednesday

Tritīyā, G, 05:02, Puṣyā

25 Jun 2020
Thursday

Caturthī, G, 05:02, Āśleṣā

26 Jun 2020
Friday

Pañcamī, G, 05:02, Maghā

27 Jun 2020
Saturday

Ṣaṣṭhī, G, 05:02, P.Phalgunī

+Śrī Lakṣmī-devī's victory: Herā Pañcamī celebration

+Śrī Vakresvara Paṇḍita ~ Disappearance

28 Jun 2020
Sunday

Astamī, G, 05:03, U.Phalgunī

29 Jun 2020
Monday

Navamī, G, 05:03, Hasta

+sandhya darśan ananta phala

30 Jun 2020
Tuesday

Daśamī, G, 05:03, Citrā

1 Jul 2020
Wednesday

Ekādaśī, G, 05:04, Viśākhā

+ŚUDDHA EKĀDAŚĪ VRATA: FASTING FOR Śayana EKĀDAŚĪ

+Lord Jagannātha's return journey ~ End of Ratha-yātrā festival

+Śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Vijñāna Bhāratī Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Appearance

+Fasting for first month of Cāturmāsya-vrata begins today for those following from Ekādaśī

2 Jul 2020
Thursday

Dvādaśī, G, 05:04, Anurādhā

+Break fast 08:24 - 09:30

3 Jul 2020
Friday

Trayodaśī, G, 05:04, Jyeṣṭha

4 Jul 2020
Saturday

Caturdaśī, G, 05:05, Mūlā

5 Jul 2020
Sunday

Pūrṇimā, G, 05:05, Purvāṣāḍhā

+Guru (Vyāsa) Pūrṇimā

+Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī ~ Disappearance

+ Śrīla Nityānanda Gosvāmī Mahārāja ~ Disappearance

+Fasting for first month of Cāturmāsya-vrata begins today for those following from Pūrṇimā

+Fast from sak, green leafy vegetables, for one month

+penumbral lunar eclipse: (See eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov)
08:37:23 (Jul 5) - start of penumbral phase
09:59:54 (Jul 5) - middle of penumbral phase
11:22:26 (Jul 5) - end of penumbral phase