Naraka Chaturdashi

Naraka Chaturdashi 2020: Chhoti Diwali Abhyang Snan timings, muhurat and vidhi

The festival is celebrated on the Chaturdashi (14th day) of the Krishna Paksha in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Kartik. It is believed that demon Narakasura was killed on this day by Lord Krishna, Satyabhama and Goddess Kali.

Nov 13, 2020, 15:11 PM IST

Know why buying gold and utensils is considered auspicious on Dhanteras

The word 'Dhan' means wealth and 'Trayodashi' means 13th day as per Hindu calendar.

Oct 25, 2019, 13:11 PM IST

Naraka Chaturdashi 2018: Muhurat Timings, Significance

On this day, devotees begin with early morning rituals and festivities continue throughout the day.

Nov 06, 2018, 11:14 AM IST