Govardhan Puja around the world in 2021

Govardhan Puja around the world in 2021

  How long until Govardhan Puja?
Govardhan Puja
  Dates of Govardhan Puja around the world
2022 Various Oct 26
IndiaWed, Oct 26Regional Holiday
NepalWed, Oct 26National Holiday
2021 Various Nov 5
India Nov 5
RajasthanFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
UttarakhandFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
NepalFri, Nov 5National Holiday
2020 Various Nov 15
India Nov 15
Uttar PradeshSun, Nov 15Regional Holiday
UttarakhandSun, Nov 15Regional Holiday
NepalSun, Nov 15National Holiday
2019 Various Oct 28
India Oct 28
ChandigarhMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
RajasthanMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
UttarakhandMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
NepalMon, Oct 28National Holiday
2018 Various Nov 8
India Nov 8
RajasthanThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
UttarakhandThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
NepalThu, Nov 8National Holiday
  Summary

A day after Diwali in the month of Kartik. Celebrated by Hindus as the day Lord Krishna defeated the God Indra

  Which countries observe Govardhan Puja in 2021?
  IndiaNov 5Regional Holiday
  NepalNov 5National Holiday

Govardhan Puja (Annakut Puja)  or Bali Pratipada is a Hindu festival that is usually held a day after the main Diwali in the month of Kartik. Depending on the lunar cycles, there is sometimes a one day gap between Diwali and Govardhan Puja. 

Govardhan Puja is celebrated as the day Lord Krishna defeated the God Indra. 

Devotees celebrate Govardhan Puja by preparing a large variety of vegetarian food such as wheat, rice, curry of gram flour and leafy vegetables in order to offer them to Lord Krishna.

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