The Official South African Hindu Calendars for 2020

The official 2020 Hindu calendar of festivals, auspicious timings and other South African Tamil and Telugu calendars for the Hindu new year. The forthcoming religious events include Navratri and Purtassi. The Navratri celebration is where Hindu devotees observe Navratri for nine days and pay their respects to various forms of the Hindu goddess Durga. According to the Hindu calendar, it is celebrated in the month of Ashvin, that generally falls in September and October. Navratri in 2020 will begin on Saturday, 17 October and ends on Sunday, 25 October.

The Purtassi 2020 fasting season for Hindus begins 17 September until 16 October and that too under the lockdown. During this special religious period, Hindu followers observe Saturday prayer during the fasting where prayers are dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Here are some Hindu religious calendars for you to download 

  1. Melrose Temple calendar click here
  2. Cato Manor Hindu Temple click here
  3. South African Hindu Maha Sabha calendar see below,
Navratri South Africa South African Hindu Tamil Calendar
Daily Aarti to be performed from 17th to 25 October. Muzicorp and Bass Mechanics present South Africa’s virtual Navratri 2020 season more information here
South African Hindu Tamil Calendar
SA Hindu Maha Sabha 2020 Hindu Calendar

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South African Hindu Tamil Calendar
Melrose Temple 2020 Tamil Calendar

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  1. Hi can I still do dead people prayers now as I have missed the dates
    Many Thanks

  2. Which period is cuthri

  3. Please can you tell me when cuthri is over ?

  4. REQUIRE 2019 Essential prayer DATES




  6. Please let me know good days for moving house after 31 March 2019

  7. The Melrose Temple website not updated. When is fasting g stating for April19 Kavady? When is April Kavady, what dates? I cannot get hold of the temple and guru on the phone numbers and been trying to call for a long while now. Thanks

  8. Please can i be provided with 2020 Prayer Dates
    Looking for Shivarathri, Hanuman Jayanthi
    Pitra Paksh
    Navarathri etc.
    Reason: to set my various prayer dates with our fasting as my family members travel ….work purposes

    Thanks in advance

  9. I need to know auspicious time on the 28 July 2019 to do a prayer

  10. What time does Purtassi end on 16 October 2030


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