Hindu Festivals Calendar

Festivals in Hindu Solar Year of Dhunmukhi April 2016 - April 2017

April 2016
Sun
03
10
17
24
Mon
04
Dhandiyadikal Nayanar Gurupujai
11
Nesa Nayanar Gurupujai
18
25
Tue
05
  • Pradhosham,
  • Shivaratri
  • 12
    19
    Pradhosham
    26
    Chandramana Ugadi, Lunar New Year, Kannada & Telugu New Year
    Wed
    06
    13
  • Gananatha Nayanar Gurupujai;
  • Poyyadimai illadha pulavar,
  • Pattharai panivargal,
  • Paramanaiye paaduvar,
  • Chitthatthai chivanpaal vaitthar,
  • Thiruvarur pirandhaar,
  • Muppodhum thirumeni theenduvar,
  • Muzhuneeru poochiya munivar,
  • Appaalum adicharndhaar
  • 20
    Umapathi Sivachariyar Gurupujai
    27
    Thu
    07
    14
    Souramaana Ugadhi, Solar New Year, Tamil (Dhunmukhi), Malayalam & Tulu New Year, Vishu, Thillaivazh Andhanar Gurupujai
    21
    Isaignaniyar Nayanar Gurupujai; Chitra Pournami
    28
    Fri
    01
    08
    15
    22
    Thirukkuripputhonda Nayanar Gurupujai
    29
    Natarajar Abhishekams
    Sat 02
    09
    16
    23
    30
    May 2016
    Sun 01
    08
    Mangaiyarkkarasiyar (Maani) Nayanar gurupujai
    15
    22
    29
    Mon 02
    Thirunavukkarasu Nayanar Gurupujai
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Tue 03
    10
    Viranmindar Nayanar Gurupujai
    17
    24
  • Thirugnanachambandha Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Thiruneelanakka Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Thiruneelakanda Yazhpanar Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Muruga Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 31
    Wed 04
    Pradhosham
    11
    18
    25

    Thu 05
    Shivaratri
    12
    Madhavach Sivagnanamunivar Gurupujai
    19
    Pradhosham
    26

    Fri 06
    Chiruthonda Nayanar Gurupujai
    13
    20
    27

    Sat
    07
    14
    Vrishabha vrata
    21
    Vaikasi Vishakam
    28

    June 2016
    Sun
    05
    12
    19
    26
    Mon
    06
    13
    20
    27
    Tue
    07
    14
    21
    28
    Eyarkon Kalikkama Nayanar Gurupujai
    Wed 01
    08
  • Naminandhi Adikal Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Chekkizhar Peruman Gurupujai,
  • Nambiyandar Nambi Gurupujai
  • 15
    22
    29
    Thu 02
    Pradhosham
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Fri 03
  • Kazharchinga Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Shivaratri
  • 10
    Chomasimara Nayanar Gurupujai
    17
    Pradhosham
    24

    Sat
    04
    11
    18
    25

    July 2016
    Sun 31
  • Pradhosham,
  • Kootruva Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 03
    10
    Ani-Thirumanjanam, Natarajar Abhishekam
    17
    Pradhosham
    24
    Mon
    04
    11
    18
    25
    Tue
    05
    12
    19
    26
    Wed
    06
    13
    20
    27
    Thu
    07
    14
    21
    28
  • Murthi Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Pukazhchozha Nayanar Gurupujai
  • Fri 01
    08
    Manikkavachakar Gurupujai
    15
    22
    29
    Sat
    02
  • Pradhosham,
  • Shivaratri
  • 09
    Amarneethi Nayanar Gurupujai
    16
    23
    30
    August 2016
    Sun
    07
    Rig veda upakarma
    14
    21
    28
    Mon 01
    Shivaratri
    08
    Perumizhalaik Kurumba Nayanar Gurupujai
    15
    Pradhosham
    22
    29
  • Pradhosham,
  • Cheruthunai Nayanar Gurupujai
  • Tue 02
    Adi Amavasai - 18-m Perukku
    09
    16
    Pattinatthar Gurupujai
    23
    30
  • Shivaratri,
  • Pukazhthunai Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Adhipattha Nayanar Gurupujai
  • Wed 03
    10
  • Sundaramurthi Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Kazharitrarivar Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 17
    24
    31
    Ilaiyankudimara Nayanar Gurupujai
    Thu 04
    11
    18
  • Avani avittam,
  • Yajur veda upakarma
  • 25

    Fri 05
    Adi Pooram
    12
    19
    26

    Sat
    06
    13
  • Kaliya Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Kotpuli Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 20
    27

    September 2016
    Sun
    04
    Sama veda upakarma
    11
    18
    25
    Mon
    05
    12
    19
    26
    Tue
    06
    13
    Onam Festival
    20
    27
    Wed
    07
    14
    Pradhosham
    21
    28
  • Pradhosham,
  • Shivaratri
  • Thu 01
    08
    Kulachirai Nayanar Gurupujai
    15
    Natarajar Abhishekam
    22
    Thirunalaippovar Nayanar Gurupujai
    29
    Arulnandhi Shivachariyar Gurupujai
    Fri 02
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Mahalaya Amavasai
    Sat
    03
    Maraignanasambandar Gurupujai
    10
  • Kungiliyak Kalaya Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Avani Moolam (Pittu Thirunal)
  • 17
    Appaiya Deekshithar Jayanthi
    24

    October 2016
    Sun 30
  • Kedhara Gouri vrata,
  • Meikandar Gurupujai
  • 02
    09
  • Starting of Kedhara vrata
  • 16
    Uruthira Pasupathi Nayanar Gurupujai
    23
    Chatthi Nayanar Gurupujai
    Mon 31
    03
    10
    Enathinatha Nayanar Gurupujai
    17
    24
    Tue
    04
    11
    18
    25
    Wed
    05
    12
    19
    26
    Thu
    06
    13
  • Narachinga Munaiyaraiya Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Pradhosham
  • 20
    27
    Pradhosham
    Fri
    07
    14
    Natarajar Abhishekam
    21
    28
    Shivaratri
    Sat
    01
    Starting of Navaratri, Dasara
    08
    15
    22
    29
    November 2016
    Sun
    06
    13
    Thirumoola Nayanar Gurupujai
    20
    27
    Shivaratri
    Mon
    07
    14
  • Maha Annabhishekam,
  • Ninracheer Nedumara Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 21
    1st Somavara vrata
    28
    2nd Somavara vrata
    Tue 01
    08
    15
  • Idangazhi Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • கடைமுகம் - முடவன் முழுக்கு
  • 22
    29
    Wed 02
    Puchalar Nayanar Gurupujai
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Thu 03
    10
    17
    24
    Meipporul Nayanar Gurupujai

    Fri 04
    Aiyadikal Kadavarkon Nayanar Gurupujai
    11
    18
    25
    Anaya Nayanar Gurupujai

    Sat
    05
    12
    Pradhosham
    19
    26
    Pradhoshams

    December 2016
    Sun
    04
    11
    Pradhosham
    18
    25
    Mon
    05
    3rd Somavara vrata
    12
    4th Somavara vrata; Karthikai Deepam; Thiruvannamalai Deepam; Kanampulla Nayanar Gurupujai
    19
    26
    Pradhosham
    Tue
    06
    13
    Uma Maheshvara vrata
    20
    27
    Shivaratri
    Wed
    07
    14
    21
    Iyarpakai Nayanar Gurupujai
    28
    Thu 01
    Moorgga Nayanar Gurupujai
    08
    15
    Dhanur Maadha Puja (Start) Arambam
    22
    29
    Fri 02
    Chirappuli Nayanar Gurupujai
    09
    16
    Dhanur Maadha Puja (Start) Arambam
    23
    30
  • Chakkiya Nayanar Gurupujai
  • Sat
    03
    10
    17
    24
    Manakkanchara Nayanar Gurupujai
    31
    January 2017
    Sun 01
    08
    15
    22
    29
    Mon 02
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Appudhi Adikal Nayanar Gurupujai
    Tue 03
    10
  • Pradhosham,
  • Natarajar Abhishekam
  • 17
    Chandesha Nayanar Gurupujai
    24
    31
    Wed 04
    11
  • Chadaiya Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Thiruvadhirai vrata, Ardra Dharshana
  • 18
    25
    Pradhosham

    Thu 05
    12
    19
    26
    Shivaratri

    Fri 06
    Vaayilar Nayanar Gurupujai
    13
    Dhanur Maadha Puja (end) Mudivu
    20
    27
  • Shula vrata,
  • Thai Amavasai

  • Sat
    07
    14
    Makara Shankaranthi, Pongal Pandikai, Uttarayanam
    21
  • Thiruneelakanta Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Thayumanavar Gurupujai
  • 28

    February 2017
    Sun
    05
    12
    19
    26
    Kochengatchozha Nayanar Gurupujai
    Mon
    06
    13
    20
    27
    Tue
    07
  • Kannappa Nayanar Gurupujai,
  • Arivattaya Nayanar Gurupujai
  • 14
    21
    28
    Wed 01
    Kanjanur Haradhatthar Aradhana
    08
    Pradhosham
    15
    Eripattha Nayanar Gurupujai
    22
    Kaari Nayanar Gurupujai

    Thu 02
    Kalikkamba Nayanar Gurupujai
    09
    16
    23

    Fri 03
    Thiruvavaduthurai Namachivaya Desikar Gurupujai
    10
    17
    24
  • Pradhosham,
  • Maha Shivaratri vrata

  • Sat
    04
    11
    18
    25

    March 2017
    Sun
    05
    12
  • Holi Festival,
  • Kama Dhahanam,
  • Kalyana vrata, Panguni Utthiram
  • 19
    26
  • Shivaratri,
  • Dhandiyadikal Nayanar Gurupujai
  • Mon
    06
    13
    20
    27
    Tue
    07
    14
    21
    28
    Wed 01
    08
    15
    22
    29
    Chandramana Ugadi, Lunar New Year, Kannada & Telugu New Year
    Thu 02
    09
    16
    23
    30
    Fri 03
    10
    Pradhosham
    17
    24
    31
    Sat
    04
    11
  • Masi Maham,
  • Natarajar Abhishekam
  • 18
    25
    Pradhosham

    April 2017 (Till Mid of the Month)
    Sun 30
    02
    09
    16
    23
    Mon
    03
    Gananatha Nayanar Gurupujai
    10
    17
    24
    Tue
    04
    11
    18
    25
    Wed
    05
    Munaiyaduvar Nayanar Gurupujai
    12
    Karaikkal ammaiyar Gurupujai
    19
    26
    Thu
    06
    13
    20
    27
    Fri
    07
    14
    21
    28
    Sat
    01
    Nesa Nayanar Gurupujai
    08
    Pradhosham
    15
    22
    29

    See Also:

  • Festivals of Last Year
  • Festivals of Tamilnadu

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