Govardhan Puja in Chandigarh in 2022

Govardhan Puja in Chandigarh in 2022

  How long until Govardhan Puja?
Govardhan Puja
  Dates of Govardhan Puja in Chandigarh
2023 Mon, Nov 13Regional Holiday
2022 Tue, Oct 25Regional Holiday
2019 Mon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
  Summary

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

  Govardhan Puja in other countries
Govardhan Puja internationally

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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