A Quick view JANUARY Festivalsand Puja Dates handout.

A Quick view JANUARY Festivals and Puja Dates handout.

This blog-styled page is a quick link to all the prayer dates etc. for this month of JANUARY 2020 We created this page as a quick link for those that consider time a luxury. I would suggest printing the first two pages and have it pasted on your fridge door or a convenient frequently passed by place at your home or work place.

The link to the articles are provided below…

The 11 articles are:-

1) The Gregorian new year and Hinduism

2) On which day should DIWALI be observed in 2020 in S.A?

3) Putrada Ekadashi – 6th January

4) Full Moon Puja and havan – 10th January

5) Shakambhari Devi Jayanti – 10th January

6) Lunar Eclipse – 10th January

7) Makar Sankranti (14th), Thai Pongal (15th) January

8) Sat-tila Ekadashi 20th January

9) New Moon (Amavasya) offerings to one’s Ancestors 24th January

10) Vasant Panchami – 30th January

11) Thai Poosam Flag Hoisting – 30th January (Starts 30th Jan – 8th February)


Auspicious wedding dates in January 2020.

January:- 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th, 25th, 26th

Auspicious Friday dates to commence a Lakshmi Vrata in January 2020.

January:- 3rd, 10th, 31st

Auspicious conception dates to conceive in January 2020.

January:- 1st to 10th and 25th to 31st

Panchak (The inauspicious period when death occurs) in the month of January.


Starts on 30th December 2019 @ 05h59 and ends 4th January @ 06h36

Starts on 26th January @ 14h06 and ends 31st January @ 14h40.

MOOL & NEW MOON (AMAVASYA) DATES FOR JANUARY (The most inauspicious days for a baby to be born in).


:- Starts 3rd @ 06h44 Ends 5th @ 10h52 (Revati – Ashwini Nakshatra‘s).

:- Starts 12th @ 16h41 Ends 14th @ 11h18 (Ashlesha – Magha Nakshatra‘s).

:- Starts 20th @ 22h35 Ends 22nd @ 22h17 (Jyeshtha – Moola Nakshatra’s).

:- Starts 30th @ 23h06 Ends 2nd Feb @ 02h57 (Revati – Ashwini Nakshatra‘s).

     January 24, Friday Begins – 22:47, Jan 23 = Ends – 23:41, Jan 24

     New Moon night will fall on the 24th. New Moon will rule the 24th

Griha Pravesha January dates (The most auspicious dates for one to move into a new house) :- 1st to 10th and 25th to 31st

Durga Paath Puja dates for January (The most auspicious dates for one to perform a Durga Paath/Saptashati/Chandi homa).

January:- 3rd , 4th , 9th , 17th , 18th , 23rd

Chaturthi January Date (Lord Ganesh’s devotees invoke his blessings to rid themselves of problems and impediments in their life and bring prosperity, happiness and fulfillment of desires).


                                             DURBAN JHB

13 January (Monday) 21h26 21h33

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Trayodashi = January Dates 2020.

                                                                Pradosha Puja Time

08 January (Wednesday) 18:57 to 20:59

22 January (Wednesday) 18:55 to 21:00

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