Govardhan Puja in India in 2019

Govardhan Puja in India in 2019
  How long until Govardhan Puja?
This holiday next takes place in 43 days.
  Dates of Govardhan Puja in India
2021 Nov 5
ChandigarhFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
RajasthanFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
UttarakhandFri, Nov 5Regional Holiday
2020 Chandigarh Sun, Nov 15 Regional Holiday
2019 Oct 28
ChandigarhMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
RajasthanMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
UttarakhandMon, Oct 28Regional Holiday
2018 Nov 8
RajasthanThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
Uttar PradeshThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
UttarakhandThu, Nov 8Regional Holiday
2017 Uttar Pradesh Fri, Oct 20 Regional Holiday
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
  Which regions observe Govardhan Puja in 2019?
Chandigarh  ChandigarhOct 28Regional Holiday
Rajasthan  RajasthanOct 28Regional Holiday
Uttar Pradesh  Uttar PradeshOct 28Regional Holiday
Uttarakhand  UttarakhandOct 28Regional 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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