Festivals Dates for 2016

 

Festival

Tithi

Date

Celebration Date(s)*

Makar Sankranti

Wednesday
14 January

Saturday
16 January

Shastriji Maharaj Jayanti

Maha sud 5

Friday
12 February

Saturday
13 February

Maha Shivaratri

Maha vad 13

Monday
7 March

Monday
7 March

Holi

Fagan sud 15

Wednesday
23 March

Wednesday
23 March

Bhagatji Maharaj Jayanti

Fagan sud 15

Wednesday
23 March

Saturday
26 March

Swaminarayan Jayanti
& Ramanavmi

Chaitra sud 9

Friday
15 April

Saturday
16 April

Yogiji Maharaj Jayanti

Vaishakh vad 12

Thursday
2 June

Saturday
4 June

Rath Yatra

Ashadh sud 2

Wednesday
6 July

Wednesday
6 July

Guru Purnima

Ashadh sud 15

Tuesday
19 July

Saturday
23 July

Raksha Bandhan

Shravan sud 15

Thursday
18 August

Thursday
18 August

Krishna Janmashtami

Shravan vad 8

Thursday
25 August

Thursday
25 August

London Mandir Patotsav

 Shravan vad 10

Saturday
27 August

Saturday
27 August

Jal-Jhilani Ekadashi

Bhadarva sud 11

Tuesday
13 September

Tuesday
13 September

Gunatitanand Swami Maharaj Jayanti

Ashwin sud 15

Saturday
15 October

Saturday
15 October

Diwali

Ashwin vad 30

Sunday
30 October

Sunday
30 October

Annakut:
Hindu New Year

Kartik sud 1

Monday
31 October

Monday
31 October

Prabodhini Ekadashi

Kartik sud 11

Friday
11 November

Friday
11 November

Pramukh Swami Maharaj Jayanti

Magshar sud 8

Wednesday
7 December

Saturday
3 December

 

 

* Please note that all dates may be subject to slight variation.