Tamil Calendar 2016 showing Tamil Nadu government holidays, tamil festivals, panchangam, nalla neram etc...

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December 2016
Dhunmuki Karthikai Maargazhi
Sun
ஞாயிறு
Mon
திங்கள்
Tue
செவ்வாய்
Wed
புதன்
Thu
வியாழன்
Fri
வெள்ளி
Sat
சனி
1 16
Moolam + M 5:05
Dwithiya N 10:09
CA Karthikai
2 17
Pooradam + M 7:16
Trithiya N 11:57
CA Rohini
3 18
Pooradam M 7:16
Chathurthi + M 1:24
CA Mirugaseerisham
Chaturthi Vratham
4 19
Uthiradam M 9:07
Panchami + M 2:26
CA Thiruvathirai
5 20
Tiruvonam M 10:32
Shashthi + M 2:56
CA Punarpoosam
Shashti Vratham
6 21
Avittam M 11:25
Sapthami + M 2:50
CA Punarpoosam, Poosam
7 22
Sadhayam M 11:41
Ashtami + M 2:04
CA Poosam, Ayilyam
8 23
Poorattadhi M 11:16
Navami + M 12:36
CA Magam
9 24
Uthirattadhi M 10:12
Dashami N 10:28
CA Pooram
10 25
Revathi M 8:29
Ekadashi E 7:44
CA Uthiram
BH
11 26
Bharani + M 3:33
Dwadashi E 4:31
CA Hastham
Pradosham
12 27
Karthikai + M 12:38
Trayodashi A 12:58
CA Chithirai
BH Karthigai Deepam
13 28
Rohini N 9:40
Chaturdashi M 9:16
CA Swathi, Visakam
Pournami
14 29
Mirugaseerisham E 6:51
Pradhamai + M 2:07
CA Visakam, Anusham
15 30
Thiruvathirai E 4:22
Dwithiya N 11:04
CA Anusham, Kettai
16 1
Punarpoosam A 2:25
Trithiya N 8:35
CA Kettai, Moolam
Maargazhi
17 2
Poosam A 1:08
Chathurthi E 6:51
CA Moolam, Pooradam
18 3
Ayilyam A 12:40
Panchami E 5:56
CA Pooradam, Uthiradam
19 4
Magam A 1:02
Shashthi E 5:54
CA Uthiradam, Tiruvonam
20 5
Pooram A 2:15
Sapthami E 6:43
CA Tiruvonam, Avittam
21 6
Uthiram E 4:11
Ashtami N 8:17
CA Avittam, Sadhayam
22 7
Hastham E 6:42
Navami N 10:25
CA Sadhayam, Poorattadhi
23 8
Chithirai N 9:34
Dashami + M 12:54
CA Poorattadhi, Uthirattadhi
24 9
Swathi + M 12:36
Ekadashi + M 3:32
CA Uthirattadhi
BH
25 10
Visakam + M 3:37
Dwadashi + M 6:06
CA Revathi
BH
26 11
Anusham + M 6:27
Trayodashi + M 8:30
CA Aswini
Mandala Pooja
27 12
Kettai + M 9:01
Trayodashi M 8:30
CA Bharani
28 13
Kettai M 9:01
Chaturdashi M 10:36
CA Karthikai
29 14
Moolam M 11:17
Amavasai A 12:23
CA Rohini
Amavasai
30 15
Pooradam A 1:12
Pradhamai A 1:48
CA Rohini, Mirugaseerisham
31 16
Uthiradam A 2:47
Dwithiya A 2:52
CA Mirugaseerisham, Thiruvathirai
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  • + - Next Day
  • M - Morning
  • A - After Noon
  • E - Evening
  • N - Night

2016 Tamil Festivals, Holidays & Important days

Given below is a list of festivals, holidays, important days, events and observances in Tamil nadu for the year 2016.

Tamil Year and Month

Tamil calendar is an important part of Tamil culture and is followed in Tamil nadu and by people of tamil origin around the world.

Most of the Tamil festivals, holidays, vratams etc... depend on Tamil calendar date. As per the traditional Tamil calendar, the current month is Karthikai masam of Tamil year Durmukhi.

The number of days in a Tamil Calendar varies between 29 and 32 days. The calendar follows a 60 year cycle and the calendar completes its 60 years, it starts again with the first year.