Bhai Dooj 2020 date and time
- Bhai Dooj Date: Monday, November 16, 2020
- Bhai Dooj Aparahna Time – 01:10 PM to 03:18 PM
- Dwitiya Tithi Begins – 07:06 AM on November 16, 2020
- Dwitiya Tithi Ends – 03:56 AM on November 17, 2020
Bhai Dooj additionally marks the second day of the Vikrami Samvat New Yr. The primary day of this New Yr is noticed as Govardhan Puja.
As per a preferred legend in Hindu mythology, after slaying the evil demon Narakasura, Lord Krishna visited his sister Subhadra who gave him a heat welcome with sweets and flowers. She additionally affectionately utilized tilaka on Lord Krishna’s brow. It is mentioned that this grew to become the origin of Bhai Dooj pageant.
Within the southern a part of the nation, the day is well known as Yama Dwitiya.