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Vasant Panchami वसंत पंचमी

February 16, 2021

Vasant Panchami

Tithi – Lunar day:

  • Chaturthi tithi from 15th Feb 9.29am to 16th Feb 11.05am
  • Panchmi (Vasant Panchmi) tithi from 16th Feb 11.05am to 17th Feb 1.16pm

Vasant Panchmi marks preparation for the arrival of Sprint in northern hemisphere and celebrated Indian subcontinent.

Vasant Panchmi is celebrated at temples, gurudwaras and communities across New Zealand. Saraswati Puja is performed in most of the temples across New Zealand on this day. Students pray to goddess Saraswati and seek blessings for good education.

This day is also known as Basanta Panchami or Sri Panchami. This festival is also observed by section of Indian Muslim Sufis.


click here for list of mandirs and gurudwaras (Hindu & Sikh temples) in New Zealand


February 16, 2021
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