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Friday, October 17, 2014

(5.2.29) Kartika Shukla Pratipada 2016

When is Kartika Shukla Pratipada in 2016
In the year 2016 Kartika Shukla Pratipada is on Monday, 31.10.2016.
Important things about Kartika Shukla Pratipada - 
(1) Kartika Shukla Pratipada is included in one of the Sadhe Teen Muhurats, Swayam siddh Muhurat (Self Proven Muhurat)  for starting a new business or for buying a new vehicles etc. or Griha Pravesh or constructing a new house etc.if proper Muhurat for any of these events is not available.
(2) On this day  new year begins in Gujrat and some other parts of India. So this Tithi is considered as important as Chaitra Shukla Pratipada is.
(3) Govardhan Pooja  is celebrated on kartik shukla pratipada. On this day Lord Krishna lifted the Govardhan Parvat on His little finger and saved the people of Braj from the heavy rain fall caused by Indra.  
In the memory of this event in the morning people make mounds of cow dung(it is the symbol of Govardhan Parvat ), they decorate them with flowers and worship them. 

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