Indian Hindu Festivals 2016|

In Hindu customs there are a number of guided story related to religion. according to celebrating this story lots of festivals are there. each festival have own unique identity.


January- 2016

1-January Friday

2-January Saturday

Kalashtami

3-January Sunday

7-January Thursday

Pradosh Vrat

9-January Saturday

Masik Shivaratri

11-January Monday

Chandra Darshan

13-January Wednesday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

14-January Thursday

15-January Friday

Pongal
Skanda Sashti
Makar Sankranti

17-January Sunday

Masik Durgashtami

19-January Tuesday

Masik Karthigai

20-January Wednesday

Kurma Dwadashi
Tailang Swami Jayanti

21-January Thursday

Pradosh Vrat

23-January Saturday

Purnima Upavas
Paush Purnima

24-January Sunday

Magha Begins *North
Thai Pusam

26-January Monday

Ratha Saptami

27-January Wednesday

Sankashti Chaturthi
Sakat Chauth

30-January Friday

Rohini Vrat

31-January Sunday

Swami Vivekananda Jayanti
February- 2016

1-February Monday

Kalashtami

2-February Saturday

Shani Trayodashi

4-February Thursday

Shattila Ekadashi

6-February Saturday

Pradosh Vrat
Meru Trayodashi
Masik Shivaratri

8-February Monday

Mauni Amavas
Thai Amavasai

9-February Tuesday

Chandra Darshan
Gupta Navratri Begins

11-February Thursday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

12-February Friday

Vasant Panchami

13-February Saturday

Kumbha Sankranti
Skanda Sashti

14-February Sunday

Narada Jayanti

15-February Monday

Bhishma Ashtami
Masik Durgashtami
Masik Karthigai

16-February Tuesday

Rohini Vrat

18-February Thursday

Jaya Ekadashi

19-February Friday

Bhishma Dwadashi

20-February Saturday

Pradosh Vrat

22-February Monday

Magha Purnima
Guru Ravidas Jayanti
Purnima Upavas
Masi Magam

23-February Tuesday

Phalguna Begins *North

26-February Friday

Sankashti Chaturthi
March- 2016

1-March Tuesday

Kalashtami

4-March Friday

Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
Chaumasi Chaudas

5-March Saturday

Vijaya Ekadashi
Purnima Upavas

6-March Sunday

Pradosh Vrat

7-March Monday

Masik Shivaratri

8-March Friday

Gudi Padwa

9-March Wednesday

Surya Grahan

10-March Thursday

Chandra Darshan
Ramakrishna Jayanti
Phulera Dooj

12-March Saturday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

13-March Sunday

Masik Karthigai
Skanda Sashti

14-March Monday

Meena Sankranti
Karadaiyan Nombu

15-March Tuesday

Ashtahnika Vidhan Begins
Rohini Vrat

16-March Wednesday

Masik Durgashtami

17-March Monday

Maha Shivaratri
Vaishnava Papamochani Ekadashi

19-March Saturday

Amalaki Ekadashi
Narasimha Dwadashi

20-March Sunday

Pradosh Vrat
Vernal Equinox

23-March Wednesday

Chhoti Holi
Panguni Uthiram
Ashtahnika Vidhan Ends
Basanta Purnima
Chandra Grahan
Holika Dahan

24-March Thursday

Holi
Chaitra Begins *North

25-March Friday

26-March Saturday

Shivaji Jayanti

27-March Sunday

Sankashti Chaturthi

28-March Monday

Ranga Panchami

31-March Thursday

Kalashtami
April- 2016

1-April Friday

Basoda
Varshitap Arambha
Sheetala Ashtami

3-April Sunday

Papmochani Ekadashi

4-April Sunday

Papmochani Ekadashi

5-April Tuesday

Pradosh Vrat
Masik Shivaratri

8-April Friday

Chandra Darshan
Ugadi
Chaitra Navratri

9-April Saturday

Jhulelal Jayanti
Matsya Jayanti
Gangaur
Gauri Puja

10-April Sunday

Vinayaka Chaturthi
Masik Karthigai

11-April Monday

Rohini Vrat

12-April Tuesday

Yamuna Chhath
Skanda Sashti

13-April Wednesday

Navapad Oli Begins
Solar New Year
Puthandu
Vishu Kani
Mesha Sankranti

14-April Thursday

Masik Durgashtami

15-April Friday

Rama Navami

17-April Sunday

Kamada Ekadashi

18-April Monday

Vamana Dwadashi

19-April Tuesday

Mahavir Swami Jayanti
Pradosh Vrat

21-April Thursday

Purnima Upavas

22-April Friday

Hanuman Jayanti
Navapad Oli Ends
Chitra Pournami
Chaitra Purnima

23-April Saturday

Vaishakha Begins *North

25-April Monday

Sankashti Chaturthi

29-April Friday

Kalashtami
May- 2016

3-May Tuesday

Varuthini Ekadashi
Vallabhacharya Jayanti

4-May Wednesday

Pradosh Vrat
Agni Nakshatram Begins

5-May Thursday

Masik Shivaratri

7-May Saturday

Masik Karthigai

8-May Sunday

Parashurama Jayanti
Parashurama Dwadashi
Chandra Darshan
Rohini Vrat

9-May Monday

Akshaya Tritiya
Varshitap Parana

10-May Tuesday

Ramanuja Jayanti
Vinayaka Chaturthi

11-May Wednesday

Shankaracharya Jayanti
Skanda Sashti
Surdas Jayanti

12-May Thursday

Ganga Saptami

14-May Saturday

Masik Durgashtami
Vrishabha Sankranti

15-May Sunday

Sita Navami

16-May Monday

Mahavir Swami Kevalagyan

17-May Tuesday

Mohini Ekadashi

19-May Thursday

Pradosh Vrat

20-May Friday

Narasimha Jayanti

21-May Saturday

Kurma Jayanti
Buddha Purnima
Vaikasi Visakam
Purnima Upavas

22-May Sunday

Jyeshtha Begins *North

25-May Wednesday

Sankashti Chaturthi

28-May Saturday

Agni Nakshatram Ends

29-May Sunday

Kalashtami
June- 2016

1-June Wednesday

Apara Ekadashi

2-June Thursday

Pradosh Vrat

3-June Friday

Masik Karthigai
Masik Shivaratri

4-June Saturday

Vat Savitri Vrat

5-June Sunday

Shani Jayanti
Rohini Vrat

6-June Monday

Chandra Darshan

7-June Tuesday

Maharana Pratap Jayanti

8-June Wednesday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

10-June Friday

Skanda Sashti

12-June Sunday

Masik Durgashtami

14-June Tuesday

Ganga Dussehra
Mithuna Sankranti

16-June Thursday

Nirjala Ekadashi
Ramalakshmana Dwadashi

17-June Friday

Pradosh Vrat

18-June Thursday

19-June Sunday

Vat Purnima Vrat

20-June Monday

Kabirdas Jayanti
Purnima Upavas

21-June Tuesday

Ashadha Begins *North
Longest Day of Year

23-June Thursday

Sankashti Chaturthi

27-June Monday

Kalashtami

29-June Monday

30-June Thursday

Yogini Ekadashi
July- 2016

1-July Friday

Masik Karthigai

2-July Saturday

Pradosh Vrat
Rohini Vrat
Masik Shivaratri

5-July Tuesday

Gupta Navratri Begins

6-July Wednesday

Chandra Darshan

7-July Thursday

8-July Friday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

9-July Saturday

Skanda Sashti

11-July Monday

Ashtahnika Vidhan Begins

12-July Tuesday

Masik Durgashtami

15-July Friday

16-July Saturday

Vasudeva Dwadashi

17-July Sunday

Pradosh Vrat

18-July Monday

Chaumasi Chaudas

19-July Tuesday

Ashtahnika Vidhan Ends
Purnima Upavas

20-July Wednesday

Mangala Gauri Vrat
Sawan Begins *North

23-July Saturday

Sankashti Chaturthi

25-July Monday

Shravan Somwar Vrat

26-July Tuesday

Kalashtami
Mangala Gauri Vrat

28-July Thursday

Masik Karthigai

29-July Friday

Rohini Vrat

30-July Saturday

Kamika Ekadashi

31-July Sunday

Pradosh Vrat
August- 2016

1-August Monday

Shravan Somwar Vrat
Sawan Shivaratri
Masik Shivaratri

2-August Tuesday

Mangala Gauri Vrat
Hariyali Amavasya
Aadi Perukku
Aadi Amavasai

4-August Thursday

Chandra Darshan

5-August Friday

Hariyali Teej
Andal Jayanthi

6-August Saturday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

7-August Sunday

Nag Panchami

8-August Monday

Kalki Jayanti
Shravan Somwar Vrat
Skanda Sashti

9-August Tuesday

Mangala Gauri Vrat

10-August Wednesday

Tulsidas Jayanti

11-August Thursday

Masik Durgashtami

12-August Friday

Varalakshmi Vrat

13-August Tuesday

Onam/Thirvuonam

14-August Sunday

Shravana Putrada Ekadashi

15-August Monday

Pradosh Vrat
Shravan Somwar Vrat
Damodara Dwadashi

16-August Tuesday

Mangala Gauri Vrat
Simha Sankranti

17-August Wednesday

Rigveda Upakarma

18-August Thursday

Raksha Bandhan
Yajurveda Upakarma
Purnima Upavas
Mangala Gauri Vrat
Narali Purnima

19-August Friday

Bhadrapada Begins *North

21-August Sunday

Sankashti Chaturthi
Kajari Teej

23-August Tuesday

Balarama Jayanti

24-August Wednesday

Masik Karthigai
Ashtami Rohini

25-August Thursday

Kalashtami
Krishna Janmashtami

26-August Friday

Rohini Vrat

28-August Sunday

Aja Ekadashi

29-August Monday

Paryushana Parvarambha
Pradosh Vrat

30-August Tuesday

Masik Shivaratri
September- 2016

1-September Thursday

Surya Grahan

3-September Saturday

Chandra Darshan

4-September Sunday

Varaha Jayanti
Samaveda Upakarma
Hartalika Teej

5-September Monday

Ganesh Chaturthi

6-September Tuesday

Rishi Panchami
Samvatsari Parva

7-September Wednesday

Skanda Sashti

9-September Friday

Radha Ashtami
Durva Ashtami
Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins
Masik Durgashtami

13-September Tuesday

Parsva Ekadashi
Kalki Dwadashi
Vamana Jayanti

14-September Wednesday

Pradosh Vrat

15-September Thursday

Anant Chaturdashi
Ganesh Visarjan

16-September Friday

Bhadrapada Purnima
Vishwakarma Puja
Purnima Upavas
Kanya Sankranti
Chandra Grahan

17-September Saturday

Ashwin Begins *North
Pratipada Shraddha

18-September Sunday

Dwitiya Shraddha

19-September Monday

Chaturthi Shraddha
Sankashti Chaturthi
 Tritiya Shraddha

20-September Tuesday

Maha Bharani
Panchami Shraddha

21-September Wednesday

Masik Karthigai
Shashthi Shraddha

22-September Thursday

Autumnal Equinox
Saptami Shraddha
Rohini Vrat

23-September Friday

Ashtami Shraddha
Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends
Kalashtami

24-September Saturday

Navami Shraddha

25-September Sunday

Dashami Shraddha

26-September Monday

Indira Ekadashi
 Ekadashi Shraddha

27-September Sunday

Purnima Shraddha

28-September Wednesday

Magha Shraddha
Trayodashi Shraddha
Pradosh Vrat

29-September Thursday

Masik Shivaratri
Chaturdashi Shraddha

30-September Friday

Sarva Pitru Amavasya
Octuber- 2016

1-Octuber Saturday

Navratri Begins
Maharaja Agresen Jayanti
 Ghatasthapana

2-Octuber Sunday

Chandra Darshan

3-Octuber Monday

5-Octuber Wednesday

Vinayaka Chaturthi
 Lalita Panchami

6-Octuber Thursday

Skanda Sashti

7-Octuber Friday

Saraswati Avahan
 Bilva Nimantran

8-Octuber Saturday

Navpatrika Puja
Navapad Oli Begins

9-Octuber Sunday

Saraswati Puja
Durga Ashtami
 Dwadashi Shraddha
 Sandhi Puja
Masik Durgashtami

10-Octuber Monday

Durga Balidan
Saraswati Visarjan
Saraswati Balidan
Maha Navami
Saraswati Poojai
 Ayudha Puja

11-Octuber Tuesday

Durga Visarjan
Buddha Jayanti
Vijayadashami
Dussehra
Madhvacharya Jayanti
Vidyarambham Day
 Bengal Vijayadashami

12-Octuber Wednesday

Papankusha Ekadashi
 Vaishnava Papankusha Ekadashi

13-Octuber Thursday

Padmanabha Dwadashi

15-Octuber Saturday

Kojagara Puja
 Sharad Purnima

16-Octuber Sunday

Purnima Upavas
Navapad Oli Ends
Meerabai Jayanti
 Valmiki Jayanti

17-Octuber Monday

Kartik Begins *North
Tula Sankranti

18-Octuber Tuesday

Masik Karthigai

19-Octuber Wednesday

Karwa Chauth
Rohini Vrat
Sankashti Chaturthi

22-Octuber Saturday

Ahoi Ashtami
Kalashtami
 Radha Kunda Snan

26-Octuber Wednesday

Rama Ekadashi
 Govatsa Dwadashi

27-Octuber Thursday

Pradosh Vrat

28-Octuber Friday

Dhan Teras
Masik Shivaratri
 Kali Chaudas

29-Octuber Saturday

Narak Chaturdashi
 Kali Puja

30-Octuber Sunday

Diwali
 Lakshmi Puja

31-Octuber Thursday

Pradosh Vrat
Gowardhan Puja
 Dyuta Krida
November- 2016

1-November Tuesday

Chandra Darshan
 Bhaiya Dooj

3-November Thursday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

5-November Saturday

Labh Panchami
Skanda Sashti
 Soora Samharam

6-November Sunday

Chhath Puja

7-November Monday

Ashtahnika Vidhan Begins

8-November Tuesday

Gopashtami
Masik Durgashtami

9-November Wednesday

Akshaya Navami
 Jagaddhatri Puja

10-November Thursday

Kansa Vadh
Devutthana Ekadashi
Bhishma Panchak Ends
Bhishma Panchak Begins

11-November Friday

Tulasi Vivah
Buddha Jayanti
Yogeshwara Dwadashi

12-November Saturday

Pradosh Vrat
Vishweshwara Vrat

13-November Monday

Vaikuntha Chaturdashi
Manikarnika Snan

14-November Monday

Purnima Upavas
Ratha Yatra
Ashtahnika Vidhan Ends
Pushkar Snan
Kartik Purnima
Dev Diwali
Masik Karthigai

15-November Tuesday

Margashirsha Begins *North

16-November Wednesday

Vrischika Sankranti
Rohini Vrat

17-November Thursday

Sankashti Chaturthi

21-November Monday

Kalabhairav Jayanti
Kalashtami

25-November Friday

Utpanna Ekadashi
Chaumasi Chaudas

26-November Saturday

Pradosh Vrat

27-November Sunday

Masik Shivaratri

30-November Wednesday

Chandra Darshan
December- 2016

3-December Saturday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

4-December Sunday

Vivah Panchami

5-December Monday

Skanda Sashti
Subrahmanya Sashti

7-December Wednesday

Masik Durgashtami

10-December Saturday

Mokshada Ekadashi
Gita Jayanti

11-December Sunday

Pradosh Vrat
Matsya Dwadashi

12-December Monday

Masik Karthigai

13-December Tuesday

Dattatreya Jayanti
Margashirsha Purnima
Rohini Vrat
Purnima Upavas

14-December Wednesday

Paush Begins *North

15-December Thursday

Dhanu Sankranti

17-December Saturday

Sankashti Chaturthi

20-December Tuesday

Kalashtami

21-December Wednesday

Shortest Day of Year

25-December Sunday

26-December Monday

Pradosh Vrat
Mandala Pooja

27-December Tuesday

Masik Shivaratri

30-December Friday

Chandra Darshan