Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Hindu Festivals and Fasts in April 2013 (April 2013 ke Vrat aur Tyohaar)

April 1, 2013

Eknath Sashti

April 2 

Sheetala Saptami Vrat in North India

April 3

Sheetala Ashtami Vrat

April 6

Ekadasi Fasting

April 7

Pradosh Vrat

April 8

Monthly Shivratri Fasting

April 9

Maa Hinglaj Puja

April 10

Amavasi – No Moon Day

April 11

Chaitra Month begins in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

Ugadi in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

Gudhi Padwa in Maharashtra

Sansar Padwa in Goa

Chaitra Shukladi – Vikram Samvat 2070 begins in North Indian Calendars

Chaitra Navratri begins

April 12

Cheti Chand

April 13

Saubhagya Sundari Teej Vrat

Gangaur Pooja

April 14

Vishu in Kerala

Meda Masam begins in Malayalam Calendar

Chithirai 1 – Tamil New Year

Chithirai Masam begins in Tamil Calendars

April 15

Poila Baishakh – Bengali New Year

Baishakh month begins in Bengali Calendars

Bihu – Assamese New Year

April 16

Muruga Sashti Fasting

April 18

Vasant Navratri Durga Ashtami Puja


April 19 

Chaitra Navratri Mahanavami


April 22

Ekadasi Fasting

April 23

Pradosh Fasting

April 25

Purnima – Full moon day

April 26 

Vaishakh Month begins in North India

April 28

Sankashti Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat

Gaurav Malhotra

About the Author:

Gaurav Malhotra is a B Tech in Computer Engineering from National Institute of Technology (NIT, Kurukshetra) and a passionate follower of Astrology. He has widely traveled across the world and helped people with his skills. You can contact him on his email You can also read more about him on his page.


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