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SA Hindu Calendar 2017

Festival Date
Makar Sankranti 14 January 2017
Thai Pongal 14 January 2017
Thai Poosam Kavady Flag Raising 31 January 2017
Vasant Panchami 01 February 2017
Thai Poosam Kavady 09 February 2017
Maha Shivaratri 24 February 2017
Holika Dahan 12 March 2017
Hindi New Year 28 March 2017
Telugu New Year 28 March 2017
Ramayana Week Starts 28 March 2017
Raam-Navami (Ramnaumi) 04 April 2017
Hanuman Jayanti 11 April 2017
Tamil New Year 14th April 2017
Nirjala Ekadashi 05 June 2017
Guru Purnima 09 July 2017
Naag Panchami 27 July 2017
Vara Lakshmi Vratam 04 August 2017
Raksha Bandhan 07 August 2017
Gita Week Starts 08 Aug 2017
Krishna Janmashtami 15 August 2017
Sri Ganesh Chaturti 25 August 2017
Pitr Paksh Starts 06 September 2017 starts @ 09h02. Offer 1st water oblations on the 07th after sunrise.
Purattasi 17 September 2017
Pitr Paksh Ends 20 September 2017 end @ 07h28 Last water oblations to be offered after sunrise on the 20th
Mahalaya Paksham 06 September - 20 September 2017
Navaratri 21 September 2017
Shree Saraswati Pooja 27 September 2017
Shree Durga Astami 28 September 2017
Shree Durga Navami 29 September 2017
Vijay Dashami 30 September 2017
Dhan Trayodashi 17 October 2017
Naraka Chaturdasi 18 October 2017
Deepavali / Lakshmi Puja 19 October 2017
Gujarati New Year 20 October 2017
Govardhan Pooja 20 October 2017
Prabhodhini Ekadashi 31 October 2017
Karthigai Deepam 02 November 2017
Kartik Purnima 04 November 2017
Skanda Sashti 24 November 2017
Gita Jayanti 29 November 2017

Ekadasi 2017

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Month Date Date Date
January 08 23
February 07 22
March 08 24
April 07 22
May 06 22
June 05 20
July 04 19
August 03 18
September 02 16
October 01 15 31
November 14 29
December 13 29

Purnima 2017

Month Date
January 12
February 10
March 12
April 11
May 10
June 09
July 09
August 07
September 06
October 05
November 04
December 03

Eclipses 2017

Date
11 February Lunar Penumbral Visible in SA: 00:32 - 04:55
26 February Solar Partial Visible in SA: 14:11 - 19:36
07 August Lunar Partial Visible in SA: 17:48 - 22:53
21 August Solar Not Visible in SA


SA Hindu Calendar 2018

Festival Date
Makar Sankranti 14 January 2018
Thai Pongal 14 January 2018
Thai Poosam Kavady Flag Raising 22 January 2018
Vasant Panchami 22 January 2018
Thai Poosam Kavady 31 January 2018
Maha Shivaratri 13 February 2018
Holika Dahan 01 March 2018
Hindi New Year 18 March 2018
Telugu New Year 18 March 2018
Ramayana Week Starts 18 March 2018
Raam-Navami (Ramnaumi) 25 March 2018
Hanuman Jayanti 31 March 2018
Tamil New Year 14th April 2018
Nirjala Ekadashi 23 June 2018
Guru Purnima 27 July 2018
Naag Panchami 15 August 2018
Vara Lakshmi Vratam 24 August 2018
Raksha Bandhan 26 August 2018
Gita Week Starts 27 Aug 2018
Krishna Janmashtami 03 September 2018
Sri Ganesh Chaturti 13 September 2018
Purattasi 17 September 2018
Pitr Paksh Starts 25 September 2018
Pitr Paksh Ends 09 October 2018
Mahalaya Paksham 26 September - 09 October 2018
Navaratri 10 October 2018
Shree Saraswati Pooja 16 October 2018
Shree Durga Astami 17 October 2018
Shree Durga Navami 18 October 2018
Vijay Dashami 19 October 2018
Dhan Trayodashi 05 November 2018
Naraka Chaturdasi 06 November 2018
Deepavali / Lakshmi Puja 07 November 2018
Gujarati New Year 08 November 2018
Govardhan Pooja 08 November 2018
Skanda Sashti 12 November 2018
Prabhodhini Ekadashi 19 November 2018
Kaarthigal Deepam 22 November 2018
Kartik Purnima 23 November 2018
Gita Jayanti 19 December 2018

Ekadasi 2018

What is Ekadasi? Click Here to read about this Auspicious day.

Month Date Date
January 12 28
February 11 26
March 13 27
April 11 25
May 11 25
June 10 23
July 09 23
August 07 21
September 06 20
October 05 20
November 04 19
December 03 19

Purnima 2018

Month Date Date
January 02 31
March 01 31
April 29
May 29
June 27
July 27
August 26
September 24
October 24
November 23
December 22

Chant and Be Happy

Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna
Krishna, Krishna, Hare, Hare
Hare Rama, Hare Rama
Rama, Rama, Hare, Hare

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