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Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Punyatithi - Death Anniversary of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa

Sri Ramakrishna Punyatithi is the death anniversary of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. As per Gregorian calendar, Sri Ramakrishna died on August 16, 1886. The corresponding date in Hindu Lunar Calendar is the Shukla Paksha Dasami, or the tenth day of the waxing phase of moon, in Bhadrapad month. This date in 2024 is on September 13. In 2024, it is the 138th death anniversary of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa.

The day is observed by remembering the philosophy and teachings of Sri Ramakrishna. Pujas are offered on the day at various places in India.

The sacred relics of Sri Ramakrishna are kept at the Ramakrishna Temple at Belur Math.