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Hindu Calendar January 2010 – Desktop Calendar in Jpeg format

This Hindu Calendar January 2010 is with most of the important festivals and auspicious days in 2010 January. The festival and fasting dates are based on Indian Standard Time. The calendar contains fasting dates like Ekadasi, Pradosham, Shasti, Sankashti etc.
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Kalubai Yatra and Festival 2018 date at Kalubai Devi Temple

Kalubai Yatra and Pilgrimage to the famous KalubaiDeviTemple at Mandradev in Satara District in Maharashtra is held during the Paush Poornima (December – January) period as per traditional Marathi Hindu Calendar. Kalubai Yatra 2018 on Shakhmbari Purnima is on January 2, 2018. The festival attracts thousands of people.


Kalubai Devi is an incarnation of Goddess Shakti and is a hugely popular deity in this region of Maharashtra. The Yatra and the festival is held for two weeks and the most important days are the Paush month full moon day or Shakhmbari Purnima. On the previous day of Purnima, there is a jagran during which a procession with the Kalubai Devi's idol sitting in a silver palkhi goes through Mandradev village and culminates at the temple.

On Paush Purnima nearly 300,000 people gather at the temple. Devotees offer green colored sari to Kalubai Devi on the day.

KalubaiTemple is about 18 km from Wai and 120 km south of Mumbai. The temple is located atop a mountain of 1200 m …

Inspirational Hindu Quote on New Year – Swami Chidananda

In Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna tell Arjuna that the body, mind, and intellect are restricted in their activities and are not above error. The soul which is imperishable is evolving to aid each other to bring the individual upon the State of Perfection where it is neither troubled nor affected by wind, water, or fire or any weapon. The individual must raise himself from doubt to faith and the knowledge of a perishable being to imperishable being. That is why man is born to attain this knowledge and become fearless. The purpose of life is evolutionary until you reach immortality by realizing that body and Soul (Atman) are quite different. Body is born and it dies. Death is inevitable to the body – in this entire human world wherever you go in whichever direction and in whichever country you cannot escape death. In this body house, the Soul remains immortal and imperishable. This is what we call Atman (soul). Your Atman is identical with Satchidananda Atman or Brahman. The ultimate Spirit…