2016 Festival Calendar

 

Nithyanandeshwara Temple Bidadi

Sri Nithyanadeshwara Temple Festival Calendar – 2016

Calculated  for Indian Standard Time zone

Sri Nithyanadeshwara Temple Festival Calendar – 2016
Month Date Particulars
Jan 1 Nithyananda Sangha day
Jan 3 Paramahamsa Nithyananda Avatara Dinotsava
Jan 8 Rahu Transit to Simha Rashi and Ketu Transit to Kumbha Rashi
Jan 14 Bhogi, Makara sankaranti
Jan 15 Pongal, Uttarayana Punyakalam
Jan 16 Ananada Nandi Day
Jan 23 Thai Poosam ( Tithi Pradhanam)
Jan 24 Thai Poosam ( Nakshatra Pradhanam)
Feb 7 Jupiter Transit to Simha Rashi
Feb 8 Thai Amavasya
Feb 13 Rajarajeshwari Brahmotsavam begins
Feb 14 Ratha Saptami
Feb 15 Bheeshmashtami
Feb 22 Masi Magham
March 2 Anti-Spiritual Elements’ Suicide Day
March 3 Jeevan Mukti Jayanti Day
March 7 Maha Shivaratri
March 9 Surya Grahanam ( Visible in India)
March 22 Holi, Panguni Uttaram ( Tithi Pradhanam)
March 23 Panguni Uttaram ( Nakshatra Pradhanam)
April 8 Yugadi, Vasanta Navaratri begins
April 10 Chithirai Brahmotsavam begins
April 14 Vedic Hindu New Year’s Day – Beginning of “Durmukhi” Nama Samvatsara
April 15 Sri Rama Navami
April 19 Meenakshi Tirukkalyanam
April 21 Chitra Pournami
May 1 Ashramites’ Day
May 3 Agni Nakshatram begins
May 9 Akshaya Tritiya
May 21 Nithyananda Purnima, Vaikasi Vishakham
May 22 Tirujnanasambandhar Guru Puja – Tiru Avatara Tirunal
May 23 Tirujnanasambandhar Guru Puja – Tiru Mulai Pal Tirunal
May 24 Tirujnanasambandhar Guru Puja – Jyothiyil Kalathal Festival
May 27 Agni Nakshatram ends
June
July 16 Dakshinayana Punyakalam
July 19 Guru Purnima
August 2 Adi Amavasya
August 5 Adi Pooram
August 12 Vara Lakshmi Vratam
August 17 Rig Upakarma
August 18 Yajur Upakarma, Chandra Grahanam ( Not visible in India)
August 19 Gayatri Japam
August 25 Sri Krishna Janmashtami
August 27 Vinayaka Chaturthi Brahmotsavam Begins
September 1 Surya Grahanam( Not visible in India)
September 5 Vinayaka Chaturthi
September 16 Chandra Grahanam ( Not visible in India)
September 17 Mahalaya Paksham begins
September 21 Kapila Shashti, Vishva Shanti Divasa – World Peace Day
September 30 Mahalaya Amavasya
October 2 Sharan Navaratri begins, Navaratri Brahmotsavam begins
October 7 Sri Sri Durga Puja – Shashti Puja
October 8 Sri Sri Durga Puja – Saptami Puja
October 9 Sri Sri Durga Puja – Ashtami Puja , Sandhi Puja
October 10 Sri Sri Durga Puja – Navami Puja, Saraswati Puja&Ayudha Puja
October 11 Sri Sri Durga Puja – Dashmi Puja & Visarjan, Vijaya Dashami
October 29 Deepavali, Sri Sri Kali Puja
October 31 Skanda Shashti Utsavam Begins
November 1 Karnataka Rajyotsava
November 5 Shoorasamharam
November 6 Devasena Tirukkalayanam
November 11 Maha PariNirvana Day
November 14 Aippasi Annabhishekam
November 21 Kalabhairava Ashtami – Kalabhairava Jayanthi
December 3 Nithyanandeshwara Brahmotsavam begins
December 10 Bhagawad Gita jayanti, Sarva Mokshada Ekadashi
December 12 Karthikai Deepam
December 14 Nithyanandotsava Begins
December 23 Paramahamsa Nithyananda 40th Avatara Dinotsava
2017
January 1 Nithyananda Sangha day
January 9 Vaikunta Ekadashi
January 11 Arudra Darshan