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Upcoming Hindu Festivals in December 2018 – Hindu Vrat – Fasting – Rituals in December 2018

Dates of important upcoming festivals and fasting associated with Hinduism in December 2018 – based on major Hindu calendars and Panchang used in India. The festivals, Vrats and ritual days are based on Indian Standard Time (IST).

Hindu Vrat – Fasting – Rituals in December 2018

Hindu Vrat – Fasting - Festivals December 2018

December 3 – Utpanna Ekadashi Vrat
December 4 – Bhauma Pradosh Vrat
December 5 – Shiv Chaturdashi Vrat – Monthly Shivratri Fasting
December 6 – Shradh Amavasya
December 7 – Amavasya Snan – Dhan
December 8 – Margashirsh month begins in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and Goa
December 12 – Vivah Panchami
December 13 – Monthly Sashti Fasting
December 13 – Skanda Sashti  North India – Champa Shashti Maharashtra
December 14 – Mitra Surya Saptami
December 16 – Mahananda Navami – Kalpadi Navami
December 16 – Kharmas begins
December 16 – Dhanu Sankranti
December 16 – Dhanu Masam begins in Malayalam Calendars
December 16 – Margazhi Masam begins in Tamil Calendars
December 18 – Mokshada Ekadasi Vrat
December 18 – Vaikunta Ekadasi Vrat
December 18 – Geeta Jayanti
December 19 – Matsya Dwadashi
December 20 – Pradosh Vrat
December 21 – Pishach Mochan shradh
December 22 – Snan Daan Vrat Purnima
December 22 – Datta Jayanti
December 23 – Paush Month begins in North India
December 25 – Angarak Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat
December 31 – Paush Dashami