Hindu Festival Dates in 2014 - 2015 Hindu Festival Calendar in 2014

This is a list of important Hindu festival dates in 2014 - 2015 based on various regional Hindu calendars. The same festival might be celebrated a day earlier or later in different parts of India. Some of the most important festivals in Hinduism are Diwali, Navratri, Sri Krishna Jayanti, Ganesh Chaturthi, Mahashivratri, Onam, Pongal etc. Hindu Festivals 2014 - 2015 based on Hindu traditional calendar - India Standard Time.

Hindu Festivals 2014

January 2014
Makar Sankranti – 14th January, 2014
Pongal – 14th January, 2014
Thai Pusam – January 17, 2014

February 2014
Vasant Panchami – Saraswati Puja – February 4, 2014
Shivratri - February 27

March 2014
Holika Dahan – March 16, 2014
Dhulandi Holi – March 17, 2014
Ugadi (New Year in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh) – March 31, 2014
Gudi Padwa - March 31, 2014
Chaitra Navratri begins on March 31, 2014

April 2014
Cheti Chand – April 1, 2014
Ram Navami – April 8, 2014
Chithirai 1 (Tamil New Year) – 14th April, 2014
Hanuman Jayanti – April 15, 2014
Vishu (Kerala) – 14th April, 2014
New Year in Bengal and Assam – 15th April, 2014

May 2014
Akshaya Tritiya – May 2, 2014
Narasimha Jayanti – May 13, 2014
Vat Savitri Amavasya Vrat - May 28

June 2014
Vat Purnima – June 12, 2014
Puri Rath Yatra – June 29, 2014

July 2014
Vyas Purnima, Guru Purnima – July 12, 2014

August 2014
Nag Panchami - August 1, 2014
Varalakshmi Puja - August 8
Raksha Bandan – August 10, 2014
Sri Krishna Janmashtami – August 17/18
Haritalika Teej - August 28
Ganesh Chaturthi - August 29
Rishi Panchami - August 30

September 2014
Onam – September 7, 2014
Pitru Paksha Shradh begins September 9
Pitru Paksha Shradh ends on September 24
Mahalaya - September 24
Navratri Begins – September 25

October 2014
Durga Ashtami – October 2
Maha Navami – October 3
Vijaya Dashami – Dussehra – October 3
Kojagari Purnima - October 7
Sharad Purnima - October 7
Karva Chouth – October 11
Ahoi Ashtami - October 15
Dhanteras - October 21
Deepavali – Diwali – October 23
Lakshmi Puja - October 23
Gujarati New Year - October 24
Skanda Sashti fasting begins - October 24
Bhai Dooj – October 25

November 2014
Tulsi Puja and Vivah - November 3 to 6
Kal Bhairav Ashtami – November 14
Sabarimala Mandala Kalam begins – 16th November, 2014

December 2014
Gita Jayanti - December 2
Sri Dattatreya Jayanti - December 6

Hindu Festivals 2015