2023 HINDU CALENDAR

Click on the name of the festival to find out more.

Name of Festival Date
Nori Nem 25 Aug
Raksha Bandhan 30 Aug
Gita Week 31 Aug
Krishna Ashtami 06 Sep (S) 07 Sep (V)
Maha Ganesh Chaturthi 18 Sep
Purattasi 18 Sep to 17 Oct
Pitra Paksha 29 Sep to 14 Oct
Mahalaya Paksham 29 Sep to 14 Oct
Venkateshwara Brahmotsavam 15 Oct to 23 Oct
Navaratri 15 Oct to 23 Oct
Sri Saraswathi Pooja (North) 21 Oct
Sri Durga Ashtami 22 Oct
Sri Saraswathi Pooja (South) 23 Oct
Sri Durga Naumee 23 Oct
Vijay Dashmi 24 Oct
Dhan Trayodashi 10 Nov
Narak Chaturdashi 11 Nov
Deepavali / Luxmi Pooja (North & South) 12 Nov
Annakuta Govardhan Pooja 13 Nov
Gujarati New Year 14 Nov
Skanda Shashti 18 Nov
Prabhodhini Ekadasi/Tulsi Vivaha 23 Nov
Kaarthigai Deepam 26 Nov
Kartik Purnima 27 Nov
Gita Jayanti 22 Dec

2023 ECLIPSE DATES

Solar and lunar eclipse are said to have a significant astrological impact. Since eclipse may result in emotional changes in human beings it is recommended that they practice meditation and deep breathing. This may result in the day going by easily. Read more.

Partial Lunar Eclipse: 28 October 2023 @ 20:01 to 29 October 2023 @ 00:26

2023 EKADASHI DATES

Eka means “one” (1) and dasha means “ten” (10). Ekadashi is therefore a time for the devotee to transform his/her actions of the ten senses and the mind towards God. Ekadashi is a time to control the ten senses and the mind by not allowing lust, anger, etc. Read more.

Jan 02, 18 July 13, 29
Feb 01, 16 Aug 11, 27
Mar 02(S)/03(V), 17(S)18(V) Sep 10, 25(S), 26(V)
Apr 01, 16 Oct 10, 25
May 01, 15, 31 Nov 09, 23
Jun 13(S), 14(V), 29 Dec 08, 22(S), 23(V)

2023 PANCHAK  DATES

Panchak Nakshatra are specific to death. The Panchak Nakshatra are Shathabish, Dhanishta, Purvabhaadrapad, Uttarabhaadrapad and Rewathi. A Panchak Shanthi Pooja has to be performed on the day of the funeral and on the 12/13th day. Some believe that the time of cremation is used to determine whether to do this Panchak Shanthi, others believe it should be done either if death or of cremation occurred during Panchak. Read more.

23 to 27 January
Starts: 10:20:53, Ends: 15:06:22
02 to 06 August 
Starts: 19:55:51, Ends: 22:13:28
19 to 24 February
Starts: 21:44:04, Ends: 00:13:47
30 August to 03 September
Starts: 06:48:38, Ends: 07:08:09
19 to 23 March
Starts: 07:46:55, Ends: 10:38:07
26 September to 30 September
Starts: 17:37:52, Ends: 17:37:52
15 to 19 April
Starts: 15:13:43, Ends: 20:22:47
24 October to 28 October
Starts: 00:52:32, Ends: 04:00:53
12 to 17 May
Starts: 20:47:59, Ends: 04:08:29
20 to 24 November
Starts: 06:37:27, Ends 12:30:31
09 to 13 June
Starts: 02:31:40, Ends: 10:02:10
17 to 21 December
Starts: 12:14:31, Ends 18:38:40
06 to 10 July
Starts: 10:08:40, Ends: 15:28:53

2023 PURNIMA  DATES

Month Date
January 06
February 05
March 06
April 05
May 05
June 03
July 03
August 01, 30
September 29
October 28
November 27
December 26

2023 AUSPICIOUS HINDU MARRIAGE DATES

Jan Sat 7 Sun 8 Sat 14 Sun 15 Sun 22 Sat 28 Sun 29
Feb Sat 11 Sun 12 Sat 18 Sun 26
Mar Sat 4 Sun 5 Sat 11 Sun 12 Sat 18 Sun 19 Sat 25
Apr Sun 2 Sat 8 Sun 9 Sat 15 Sun 16 Sat 22 Sun 23 Sat 29 Sun 30
May Sat 6 Sun 7 Sat 13 Sun 14 Sat 20 Sun 21 Sat 27 Sun 28
Jun Sat 3 Sun 5 Sat 10 Sun 11 Sat 17 Sun 18 Sun 25
Jul Sat 1 Sat 8 Sun 9 Sat 15
Aug Sat 19 Sat 26 Sun 27
Sep Sat 9 Sat 16 Sun 17 Sat 23 Mon 25
Oct Sat 28 Sun 29
Nov Sat 4 Sun 5 Sat 18 Sun 19 Sat 25 Sun 26
Dec Sat 2 Sat 9 Sun 10 Sat 16 Sun 17 Sat 23 Sun 24 Sun 31

Kindly consult your Pundit for further information.