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Garga Rishi Jayanti

Garga Rishi Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Sage Garga, who was the Guru of the Yadavas. Garga Rishi Jayanti 2023 date is September 19. It is observed on the fifth day during the Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month as per traditional Hindu calendar. The day is also observed Rishi Panchami. Garga Samhita which narrates the life of Sri Krishna is associated with the Sage. It is believed that the Sage Garga performed the namkaran ceremony of Balram and Sri Krishna without the knowledge of Kamsa.

Marathi Bhadrapada Mahina in 2023 – Bhadra Month in Hindu Maharashtra Calendar in 2023

Bhadrapada Mahina is the sixth month in a traditional Hindu Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra . Bhadra Month 2023 in Marathi calendar is from September 16 to October 14. Ganesh Chaturthi (September 19, 2023), the most important festival in a Marathi calendar, is held in this month. The Krishna Paksha period of the month is also highly auspicious and staunch Hindus perform Shradh and Tarpan for dead ancestors, parents and relatives during the Mahalya period (September 29 to October 14). Other important festivals and auspicious days include Hartalika Tritiya, Rishi Panchami, Jyeshta Gauri Puja and Anant Chaturdashi. Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Bhadrapad Month is on October 2, 2023 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:43 PM – Indian Standard Time. Bhadrapad Maas Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha Bhadrapada Mahina 2023 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from September 16 to September 29. Bhadrapad Maas 2023 Krishna Paksha (