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Festivals Of India 2016

Hindu festival dates provided by MyPanchang.com. Rest of the dates are from various other sources and might not be 100% accurate.

Festival Name West Coast Date (PST) India Date
 
January 2016

  Margazhi Moolam

  8th

  9th

  Lohri

  13th

  14th

  Bhogi

  13th

  14th

  Makar Sankranti

  14th

  15th

  Thai Pongal

  14th

  15th

  Thai Poosam

  23rd

  24th
 
February 2016

  Vasant Panchami

  12th

  12th

  Ratha Saptami

  14th

  14th

  Bhishma Asthami

  14th

  15th
 
March 2016

  Mahashivaratri

  6th

  7th

  Karadyan Nombu

  13th

  14th

  Holika Dahan

  22nd

  23rd

  Lakshmi Jayanthi

  22nd

  23rd

  Panguni Uttiram

  22nd

  23rd

  Dhuleti

  23rd

  24th
 
April 2016

  Ugadi

  7th

  8th

  Bikarami New Year

  7th

  8th

  Chaitra Navaratri Begins

  7th

  8th

  Gudi Padwa

  7th

  8th

  Cheti Chaand

  7th

  8th

  Gauri Tritiya

  9th

  9th

  Baisakhi

  13th

  13th

  Tamil New Year

  13th

  14th

  Vishu Kani

  14th

  14th

  Shri Ram Navami (Vaishnava)

  15th

  15th

  Hanuman Jayanthi

  21st

  22nd
 
May 2016

  Akshay Tritiya

  8th

  9th

  Shankaracharya Jayanthi

  10th

  11th

  Ramanuja Jayanthi

  11th

  12th

  Narasimha Jayanthi

  19th

  20th

  Hanumat Jayanthi (Andhra)

  31st

  31st
 
June 2016

  Shani Jayanthi

  4th

  5th

  Nirjala Ekadasi

  15th

  16th

  Vatasavitri Vratam

  19th

  19th
 
July 2016

  Rathayatra

  5th

  6th

  Shayana Ekadasi (Vaishnava)

  15th

  15th

  Guru Purnima

  19th

  19th

  North Indian Shravana Masa begins

  25th

  25th
 
August 2016

  Hariyali Teej

  5th

  5th

  Nagul Chavithi

  6th

  6th

  VaraLakshmi Vratam

  12th

  12th

  Raksha Bandhan

  17th

  18th

  Shravani Purnima

  17th

  18th

  Yajur Upakarma

  17th

  18th

  Rigveda Upakarma

  17th

  17th

  Kajali Tritiya

  20th

  21st

  Bol Chauth

  21st

  21st

  Naag Panchami (Guj)

  22nd

  22nd

  Gokulashtami

  25th

  25th
 
September 2016

  Samaveda Upakarma

  3rd

  4th

  Haritalika Teej

  3rd

  4th

  Ganesh Chaturthi

  4th

  5th

  Onam

  13th

  13th

  Anant Chaturdashi

  15th

  15th

  Pitrupaksha start

  16th

  16th

  Shraddha Paksha Ends

  30th

  30th
 
October 2016

  Sharad Navaratra begins

  1st

  1st

  Durga Asthami

  9th

  9th

  Maha Navami

  9th

  10th

  Dussehra

  10th

  11th

  Kanya Sravanam

  10th

  11th

  Karwa Chauth

  18th

  19th

  Ahoi Asthami

  22nd

  22nd

  Vasu Baras

  26th

  27th

  Dhanatrayodashi

  27th

  28th

  Dhanteras Lakshmi Puja

  27th

  28th

  Kali Chaudash

  28th

  29th

  Narak Chaturdashi

  29th

  29th

  Diwali Lakshmi Puja

  29th

  30th

  Diwali

  29th

  30th

  Gujarati New Year

  31st

  31st
 
November 2016

  Yama Dwitiya

  1st

  1st

  Bhai Beej

  1st

  1st

  Labha Panchami

  4th

  5th

  Chhath (Bihar)

  5th

  6th

  Ksheerabdi Dwadashi

  11th

  11th

  Tulasi Vivah

  11th

  11th

  Kartiki Poornima

  13th

  14th

  Kalabhairav Jayanthi

  20th

  21st
 
December 2016

  Skanda Shasthi

  4th

  5th

  Geeta Jayanthi

  9th

  10th

  Kartigai Deepam

  11th

  12th

  Dattatreya Jayanthi

  13th

  13th

  Dhanurmasa begins

  15th

  16th

  Margazhi Moolam

  28th

  29th

Hindu festival dates provided by MyPanchang.com. Rest of the dates are from various other sources and might not be 100% accurate.