Important Hindu Festivals and Auspicious Days in December 2011

Dates of important festivals associated with Hinduism in December 2011 – based on major Hindu calendars and Panchangam used in India. The festivals, Vrats and auspicious days are based on Indian Standard Time (IST). You can also take help through the comment section on good dates for various purposes including house warming, joining job, buying car or house, moving into new rented home etc.

December 6, 2011 – Mokshada Ekadasi
December 6 – Gita Jayanti
December 7 – Pradosh Vrat
December 9 – Karthigai Deepam
December 9 – Trikartika in Kerala
December 10 – Purnima – Full moon day
December 10 – Dattatreya Jayanti
December 10 – Total Lunar Eclipse – Purna Chandra Grahan
December 11 – Paush month begins in calendars followed in North India.
December 14 – Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat
December 16 – Dhanu Sankranti
December 16 – Kharmas begins in North India
December 17 – Dhanu Masam begins in Malayalam Calendars
December 17 – Margazhi Masam begins in Tamil Calendars
December 21 – Saphala Ekadasi Vrat
December 21 – Shani Peyarachi in Tamil Calendars
December 24 – Hanuman Jayanti in Margazhi Month
December 22 – Pradosh Vrat
December 24 – Amavasya – No moon day
December 25 – Paush Month begins in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Goa