Purnima 2017 Dates

Purnima 2017 Dates, When is Pooranmashi in 2017


Puranmashi or Purnima is the full moon day of the month. The day of Pooranmashi holds a great deal of importance in Hinduism as well as Sikhism. Fasting on the poornima day or taking bath in a holy river like Ganga, Yamuna etc. are considered auspicious. Many people also hold a Satyanarayan vrat or simply recite the Satyanarayan vrat katha on the day of puranmashi. Below you can find the Purnima 2017 dates.

Pooranmashi Dates in 2017/Full Moon Dates in 2017 with Timings




Following are the Puranmashi dates in 2017 and Puranmashi time in 2017 but could vary by a day depending upon the locations:

When is Pooranmashi in January 2017?
Paush Purnima - January 12, 2017, Thursday
Time - 7:23 PM on January 11 to 5:30 PM on January 12.
Paush Purnima Vrat - January 11.

When is Purnima in Feburary 2017?
Magha Purnima - February 10, 2017, Friday
Time - 07:08 AM on Feb 10 to 06:00 AM on Feb 11
Magha Purnima Vrat  - February 10.

When is Purnima in March 2017?
Phalguna Purnima - March 12, 2017, Sunday
Time  - 7:39 PM on March 11 to 7:25 PM on March 12
Phalguna Purnima Vrat - March 12.

When is Purnima in April 2017?
Chaitra Purnima - April 11, 2017, Tuesday
Time - 9:25 AM on April 10 to 10:15 AM on April 11
Chaitra Purnima Vrat - April 10

When is Purnima in May 2017?
Vaishakha Purnima or Buddha Purnima - May 10, 2017, Wednesday
Time - 12:13 AM on May 10 to 1:52 AM on May 11
Vaishakha Purnima Fasting or Buddha Purnima Vrat - May 10

When is Purnima in June 2017?
Jyeshtha Purnima - June 09, 2017, Friday
Time - 3:36 PM on June 08 to 5:38 PM on June 09
Jyeshtha Purnima Vrat - June 08

When is Purnima in July 2017?
Ashadha Purnima or Guru Purnima - July 09, 2017, Sunday
Time - 7:02 AM on July 08 to 8:51 AM on July 09
Ashadha/Guru Purnima Vrat - July 08

When is Purnima in August 2017?
Shravan Purnima August 07, 2017, Monday
Time - 9:56 PM on August 06 to 11:02 PM on August 08
Shravan Purnima Vrat - August 07

When is Pooranmashi in September 2017?
Bhadrapada Purnima - September 06, 2017, Wednesday
Time - 11:57 AM on September 05 to 12:06 PM on September 06
Bhadrapada Purnima Vrat - September 05

When is Pooranmashi in October 2017?
Ashwin Purnima - October 05, 2017, Thursday
Time - 12:55 AM on October 05 to 12:08 AM on October 06
Ashwin Purnima Vrat - October 05.

When is Pooranmashi in November 2017?
Kartik Purnima or Guru Nanak Jayanti - November 04, 2017, Saturday
Time - 12:58 PM on November 03 to 11:14 AM on November 04
Kartik Purnima Vrat - November 03.

When is Pooranmashi in December 2017?
Margashirsha Purnima - December 03, 2017, Sunday
Time - 12:17 AM on December 03 to 10:09 PM on December 03
Margashirsha Purnima Vrat - December 03

We would update here for the Puranmashi Dates in 2018

Note: Fasting days on Purnima or Pournami could be different for locations to locations. One should make sure that the day he/she is fasting must be the Purnima day only. Poornima is called by the name of Pournami or Pournima in South India and fasting is called as Pournami Vratam.

Which names of Shiva can do wonders for you? Chant Shiv Names

Which names of Shiva can do wonders for you? Chant Shiv Names 


Chant the name of Lord Shiva "Vishwambhara" if you are facing the problems of employment. Whether you are eating or drinking, in a sitting position or in standing position, continue to chant the name "Vishwambhara", Your employment problem will soon be solved by the grace of Lord Shiva.

If your business is not running well or business not doing well, try chanting the name of "Mahesh". When you are leaving for work/business, keep on chanting the name of "Mahesh". If your business is not as usual, you will see positive signs in a few days.

If you don't like the behaviour of your better half meaning if you don't like the behaviour of your wife or your husband or you think wife behaviour is unreasonable or husband behaviour is unreasonable or one of you have a bad or rude behavior, chant the name "Ashutosh". Whenever you go to sleep in the night or wake up in the morning, chant the Lord Shiva's name "Ashutosh" for sometime.

If you are facing health problems, chant Shiva's name "Mahadev". Go and offer water to Shivling in the morning and chant the name "Mahadev" for atleast 15 minutes.

If you are troubled by your child's behaviour or your child's behavior is worse, chant "Rudra", a powerful Shiva's name. Chant the name "Rudra" for 15 minutes every afternoon. After that, take your child's name 11 times.

If you want respect from others, chant Shiva's "Natraj" name or the name of Shiva Nataraja. Chant the name "Natraj" 108 times in the Pradosh Kaal period. The full time between 45 minutes before sunset and 45 minutes after sunset is called Pradosh Kaal time. Pradosh kaal time for today could be different from yesterday.

If there is some big problem, chant the name "Baba" as one of Shiva's other name. Chant the Shiva's name "Baba" while inhaling and exhaling. Chant "Baba" name more to get more benefits.

If you are looking for Moksha or salvation and liberation and simply the grace of god, chant the name "Shiv" - his own name this time. Chanting the name "Shiv" while attentively remembering Lord Shiva with closed eyes would be wonderful. If you get this name to chant from a proven individual or saint, it would do more good.

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Benefits of Shiv Names in Hindi

शिव के किस नाम से होगा चमत्कार 


रोज़गार की समस्या पर शिव का विष्वम्भर नाम का जाप करें
खाते पीते, उठते बैठते विष्वम्भर नाम का जाप करते रहें
रोज़गार की समस्या दूर हो जाएगी

व्यवसाय के ना चलने पर शिव का महेश नाम का जाप करें
काम पर जाते हुए महेश नाम जपते हुए जाएं

जीवनसाथी के व्यवहार से परेशानी हो तो शिव का आशुतोष नाम का जाप करें
सोकर उठने के बाद और रात में सोने से पहले इस नाम को थोड़ी देर ज़रूर जपें

सेहत के समस्या पर शिव का महादेव नाम का जाप करें
सुबह शिवलिंग पर जल चढ़ाएं और महादेव नाम का कम से कम 15 मिनट जाप करें

संतान के व्यवहार से परेशानी हो तो शिव का रूद्र नाम का जाप करें
दोपहर के समय इस नाम को 15 मिनट तक जपें
इसके बाद अपनी संतान का नाम 11 बार लें

मान सम्मान चाहते हों तो शिव का नटराज नाम का जाप करें
प्रदोष काल में नटराज नाम का 108 बार जाप करें

अगर कोई बड़ी परेशानी हो तो शिव के बाबा नाम का जाप करें
इस शब्द का जाप सांस लेते और छोड़ते समय करें
जितना ज़्यादा इस शब्द का जाप करेंगे उतना ही ज़यादा लाभ होगा

मुक्ति-मोक्ष और ईश्वर की कृपा चाहिए तो भगवन शिव का नाम ही मूल मंत्र होगा
शिवजी का ध्यान करते हुए इस नाम का जाप करना अच्छा होगा
अगर किसी सिद्ध व्यक्ति से ये नाम मंत्र मिले तो सर्वोत्तम होगा

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Sheetala Ashtami 2016 Date

Sheetala Ashtami 2016 Date


Sheetla Ashtami comes 6 days after the Holi festival but many people observe the Sheetla Ashtami on the first Monday or Thursday after Holi. Sheetala ashtami is on Friday, April 01 in the year 2016.

Sheetla Mata - Introduction


Sitala devi is considered as one of the avataars of Goddess Parvati. Goddess Sheetala is seated on a donkey and holds neem leaves, broom, soup and a pot. Skanda Purana explains the worshipping of Sheetala Mata. Skanda Purana also mentions about Sheetala Mata Stotra which was written by Lord Shiva and that is also known as ‘Sheetalashtak’.
Some Mothers obey Shitala fast or Vrat for the good health and prosperity of their children.Sheetala Mata wears a red-colored dress, rides a donkey. She has 4 hands which hols a silver broom, small bowl, winnow fan, and river Ganga's jal or water.Famous shrines - Sheetla Mata Mandir in Delhi and Gurgaon, Sheetala Mata temple at Dhanop in Rajasthan are some of the shrines dedicated to Sheetla Mata, to name a few.




Sheetla Ashtami - Famous Festival of Hindus


Shitla Ashtmi is one of the famous festivals of Hindus, also known by the name of Basoda. The food is prepared the previous evening and not taken hot or with any hot items as it had to be 'Sheetal' or 'thanda khana', (the food that is not hot). Sheetla mata's name itself means 'nirmal', or 'cool'. After offering Sheetla Mata, the food or roti that has been made a day before is eaten with cold items like Dahi or curd as a prasad. Hot items are not eaten on this day and water is poured on the idol of Sheetla Mata.People also give food to the hungry and needy persons.House is cleaned on this day.

Shitla Ashtami Celebrations


Celebrated mostly in North India in states like Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Uttaranchal, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan and in some parts of Bihar. Shitla Ashtmi is also celebrated in Nepal.A Sheetla mela or fair is organised every year in the months of march-April (month of Chaitra, Krishna Paksh according to Hindu calendar) for Shitla Ashtami in the village of Seel-Ki-Doongri in Chaksu at Jaipur. The shrine of Sheetla Mata is on the top of this hill Doongri. A fair is also held in Kaga in Jodhpur.Religious music is played and Food, utensils, shoes, clothes and agricultural items are put up on sale in this fair. Also organised is the cattle fair.

The Legend - Sheetla Mata Story


Sheetla Mata - Goddess who cures chicken pox


Significance/Importance of Sheetala Ashtami: Sheetla Mata is well known as the goddess who cures chicken pox. It is believed that Shitala Mata will save from the epidemics. People worship her and make offerings.As per Puranas,Hindu's religious scriptures Sheetla Mata was created by Brahma who promised her that she should carry the seeds of lentils along and will be worshiped on earth. Jvara Asura or the fever demon born from the sweat of Lord Shiva, was made as her companion.

They came to Earth in the rule of King Birat. The king agreed to worship her but said that she will not be treated as the same as Lord Shiva. Upon listening, she got angry the result was small pox in the kingdom. After this, the king promised her that people of earth will worship her on this day of Sheetla Ashtami. People who worship her do not catch epidemic diseases and live a long and healthy life.

Dedicated to the worship of Goddess Sheetala, it is believed that Sheetala Mata controls chickenpox, measles, small pox and related diseases. If you worship the Sheetala Goddess on the day of Sheetla Ashtami, this will prevent the outbreak of epidemic diseases in the family, particularly among children.

Sheetala Ashtami Puja Timings


Ashtami Tithi Begins from 08:28 AM on 31 Mar 2016 and ends on 08:53 AM on 1 Apr 2016

When is Sheetla Ashtami? Sheetla Ashtami Dates


2016Friday, 1st of April
2017Tuesday, 21st of March
2018Friday, 9th of March
2019Thursday, 28th of March
2020Monday, 16th of March
2021Sunday, 4th of April
2022Friday, 25th of March
2023Wednesday, 15th of March

Surya Grahan 2016 In India, Surya Grahan Timings, Solar Eclipse 2016

Surya Grahan 2016 In India, Surya Grahan Timings, Solar Eclipse 2016


Surya Grahan in March 2016 in India – Suryagrahan Time – Solar Eclipse March 9, 2016 in India
Surya Grahan or Solar Eclipse, is on March 9, 2016 in India and other countries of the world. The Surya Grahan or Solar eclipse is a total solar eclipse in other parts of the world but only partial in India, visible in the early hours of morning. Solar eclipse on 9th March 2016 is visible in eastern parts of Asia and Australia, Palau, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Japan, China, Myanmar, Sri lanka, Indian ocean & North Pacific ocean, India, South Korea, Guinea. The total time of the Solar Eclipse is from 4:49 AM to 10:04 AM and around 30 minutes of visibility in India. 

Pregnant women should not worry about this solar eclipse. Its better to stay at home if you have some doubts and chant the mantra's dedicated to Sri Krishna like Santaan Gopala Mantra.

There is a different time of surya grahan throughout India. There would be no solar eclipse visible in western parts of India - Western Maharashtra, Gujarat and Western Rajasthan and different time in eastern and northern parts of India. Temples will be seen closed starting 4:30 PM on 8th March 2016 to 10:30 AM on 9th March 2016. 

If you take a holy dip on the Surya grahan day in holy rivers, it is considered as highly auspicious. Some people also fast on the day of solar eclipse. Do not forget to chant mantra's dedicated to Vishnu God like, "Om Namo Bhagvate Vasudevaye" and Surya Mantra, Gayatri Mantra, Mrityunjay Mantra, etc.

The next Surya Grahan or Solar Eclipse is gong to take place on September 1, 2016 which will not be visible in India and would be visible in Africa, South Pole, Madagascar, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Mozambique, Geban. There will be two lunar eclipses or Chandra Grahan as well in this year.

Surya Grahan Sutak is considered an inauspicious period when it is considered not to undertake any auspicious task as it may lead to failure. In the Sutak period, do not 
Eat or cook food, Urinate, Defecate, Sexual intercourse, make up, any auspicious task, look in sky with the naked eye. In sutak period, prefer doing meditation. One should not touch the idols of gods/goddesses and Tulsi plant during this sutak time and "Ganga Jal" should be sprinkled all over the home.

At the time of Surya Grahan (solar eclipse), chant this Mantra:
Om Adityay Vidmahe Divakaraye Dheemahi Tanno Suryah Prachodayat || 
(ॐ आदित्याय विद्महे दिवाकराय धीमहि तन्नो सूर्य: प्रचोदयात्॥)

At the time of Chandra Grahan (lunar eclipse), chant this Mantra:
Om Kshirputrayay Vidmahe Amrit Tatvaaye Dheemahi Tanno Chadrah Prachodayat ||
(ॐ क्षीरपुत्राय विद्महे अमृत तत्वाय धीमहि तन्नो चन्द्रः प्रचोदयात्॥)

Lunar eclipse (Chandra Grahan) will be on March 23, 2016 and September 16-17, 2016.

Total Solar Eclipse 9th March 2016 Start and End timings
City
Duration
Eclipse Start
Eclipse End
New Delhi
07 Mins 08 Secs
06:37:22
06:44:30
Hyderabad
19 Mins 18 Secs
06:28:34
06:47:53
Bangalore
16 Mins 53 Secs
06:30:40
06:47:33
Chennai
28 Mins 01 Sec
06:20:00
06:48:02
Kolkata
59 Mins 36 Secs
05:50:42
06:50:18
Guwahati
01 Hour 12 Mins 18 Secs
05:38:25
06:50:43
Nagpur
20 Mins 18 Secs
06:27:17
06:47:36
Bhubaneshwar
49 Mins 34 Secs
06:00:04
06:49:39
Noida
07 Mins 37 Secs
06:36:55
06:44:32
Gurgaon
06 Mins 34 Secs
06:38:04
06:44:38
Lucknow
23 Mins 53 Secs
06:21:58
06:45:51
Bhopal
12 Mins 11 Secs
06:34:47
06:46:58
Indore
06 Mins 12 Secs
06:40:52
06:47:04
Ujjain
05 Mins 40 Secs
06:41:17
06:46:58
Gwalior
13 Mins 14 Secs
06:32:41
06:45:55
Kochi
11 Mins 45 Secs
06:35:13
06:46:59
Coimbatore
14 Mins 36 Secs
06:32:36
06:47:13
Varanasi
33 Mins 57 Secs
06:13:06
06:47:04
Mumbai
No Eclipse
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Pune
No Eclipse
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Vadodara
No Eclipse
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Surat
No Eclipse
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Ahmedabad
No Eclipse
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Jaipur
No Eclipse
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Ludhiana
No Eclipse
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Amritsar
No Eclipse
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Udaipur
No Eclipse
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Chandigarh
No Eclipse
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Panaji
No Eclipse
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Shiv Tandav Stotram in English with Meaning

Shiv Tandav Stotram in English with Meaning शिव तांडव स्तोत्रम्


Shiv Tandav Stotram In English Text sung by Ravana in Sanskrit is given here. Shiv Tandav Stotram In English Pdf link is available at the bottom of this page. If you are looking for Shiv Tandav Stotram In English Mp3 download, you can do so by clicking the link. This Shiv Tandav Stotram Paath In English is beneficial for the readers as well as the listeners, Shiv Tandav Stotram 2016 In English Mp3 file is originally sung by Ravana in Sanskrit. Shiv Tandav Stotram lyrics can be printed on paper when you download the Shiv Tandav Stotram in English document link given at the last. Jai Gauri Shankar.

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Shiva Tandava Stotram in Sanskrit Lyrics by Ravana

Shiv Tandav Stotram in Sanskrit  Lyrics by Ravana शिव तांडव स्तोत्रम्


Shiva Tandava Stotram in Sanskrit by Ravana

Shiv Tandav Stotram In Sanskrit Text by Ravana is provided here. Shiv Tandav Stotram In Sanskrit Pdf link is available at the bottom of this page. If you are looking for Shiv Tandav Stotram In Sanskrit Mp3 download, you can do so by clicking the link. This Shiv Tandav Stotram Paath In Sanskrit is beneficial for the readers as well as the listeners, Shiv Tandav Stotram 2016 In Sanskrit Mp3 file is originally sung by Ravana. Shiv Tandav Stotram lyrics can be printed on paper when you download the Shiv Tandav Stotram in Sanskrit document link given at the last. Jai Bhole Nath.

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Shiva Tandava Stotram in Hindi by Ravana, Lyrics with Meaning

Shiva Tandava Stotram in Hindi by Ravana, Lyrics with Meaning  

शिव तांडव स्तोत्रम्



Shiv Tandav Stotram In Hindi Text by Ravana is given below. Shiv Tandav Stotram In Hindi Pdf link is available at the bottom of this page. If you are looking for Shiv Tandav Stotram In Hindi Mp3 download, you can do so by clicking the link. This Shiv Tandav Stotram Paath In Hindi is beneficial for the readers as well as the listeners, Shiv Tandav Stotram 2016 In Hindi Mp3 file is originally sung by Ravana in Sanskrit language. Here you can see the Shiv Tandav Stotram in Sanskrit with meaning in Hindi language. Shiv Tandav Stotram lyrics can be printed on paper when you download the Shiv Tandav Stotram in Hindi document link given at the last. Jai Shiv Shankar.

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