Important Hindu Festivals and Auspicious Days in December 2013



Dates of important festivals associated with Hinduism in December 2013 – 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 1, 2013 – Monthly Shivratri Fasting
December 2, 2013 – Amavasya – Somvati Amavasya as it is Monday
December 3, 2013 – Margashirsh Month begins in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
December 5 – Rambha Teej Vrat
December 8 – Champa Sashti Fasting
December 8 – Monthly Muruga Sashti Fasting
December 13, 2013 – Ekadasi Fasting – Mokshada Ekadasi - Guruvayur Ekadasi
December 13 – Gita Jayanti
December 14 – Pradosh Vrat – Shani Pradosh
December 15 – Trikartika in Kerala        
December 16, 2013 – Dattatreya Jayanti
December 16 – Dhanu Sankranti
December 16 – Kharmas begins in North India
December 16 – Dhanu Masam begins in Malayalam Calendars
December 16 – Margazhi Masam begins in Tamil Calendars
December 17 – Purnima – Full moon day
December 17 – Paush Month begins in calendars followed in Bengal.
December 18 – Paush month begins in calendars followed in North India.
December 18 – Arudara Darshan
December 21 – Sankashti Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat
December 24 – Mother Sarada Devi Jayanti
December 26 - Sabarimala Mandala Pooja
December 29 – Saphala Ekadasi Vrat
December 30 – Pradosh Vrat

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