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2015 Nag Panchami Puja Timings for Woodbridge, United States
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Nag Panchami

19th
August 2015
(Wednesday)
Nag Panchami
 
Nag Panchami

Nag Panchami Puja


Panchami Tithi Begins = 20:23 on 18/Aug/2015
Panchami Tithi Ends = 22:56 on 19/Aug/2015
Note - 24-hour clock with local time & DST adjusted for all Muhurat timings (if applicable)
2015 Nag Panchami

Nag Panchami
Shukla Paksha Panchami during Sawan month is observed as Nag Panchami. Usually Nag Panchami day falls two days after Hariyali Teej. Currently Nag Panchami falls in month of July and August in English calendar. Women worship Nag Devta and offer milk to snakes on this day. Women also pray for the wellness of their brothers and family.

Nag Chaturthi
Some people keep fast one day before Nag Panchami and fasting day before Nag Panchami is known as Nag Chaturthi or Nagul Chavithi. In Andhra Pradesh Nag Chaturthi or Nagul Chavithi is observed just after Diwali and coincides with six days long festivity of Soora Samharam in Tamil Nadu.

Nag Pancham
In Gujarat Nag Panchami is observed 15 days later than that of most other states. According to new moon to new moon lunar calendar followed in Gujarat, Nag Panchami falls during Krishna Paksha Panchami of Shravana month. Nag Panchami is more popularly known as Nag Pancham in Gujarat and usually observed three days before Krishna Janmashtami festivities.

Bola Choth or Bol Choth in Gujarat
In Gujarat Bola Choth is celebrated one day before Nag Pancham day. Bola Choth is also known as Bahula Chauth and falls one day before Nag Pancham day. Cattles especially cows are worshipped on Bol Choth day.

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