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

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August 2016
Dhunmuki Aadi Aavani
Sun
ஞாயிறு
Mon
திங்கள்
Tue
செவ்வாய்
Wed
புதன்
Thu
வியாழன்
Fri
வெள்ளி
Sat
சனி
1 17
Punarpoosam + M 2:08
Chaturdashi + M 3:14
CA Kettai
Masik Shivaratri
2 18
Poosam + M 1:52
Amavasai + M 2:14
CA Moolam
Amavasai
3 19
Ayilyam + M 2:07
Pradhamai + M 1:46
CA Pooradam
4 20
Magam + M 2:58
Dwithiya + M 1:55
CA Uthiradam
5 21
Pooram + M 4:26
Trithiya + M 2:41
CA Tiruvonam
Aadi Pooram
6 22
Uthiram + M 6:29
Chathurthi + M 4:04
CA Avittam
Chaturthi Vratham
7 23
Uthiram M 6:29
Panchami + M 5:58
CA Sadhayam
8 24
Hastham M 9:01
Shashthi + M 8:14
CA Poorattadhi
Shashti Vratham
9 25
Chithirai M 11:53
Shashthi M 8:14
CA Poorattadhi, Uthirattadhi
10 26
Swathi A 2:51
Sapthami M 10:39
CA Uthirattadhi, Revathi
11 27
Visakam E 5:44
Ashtami A 12:59
CA Revathi, Aswini
12 28
Anusham N 8:16
Navami A 3:01
CA Aswini, Bharani
13 29
Kettai N 10:19
Dashami E 4:35
CA Bharani, Karthikai
BH
14 30
Moolam N 11:46
Ekadashi E 5:32
CA Karthikai, Rohini
15 31
Pooradam + M 12:33
Dwadashi E 5:49
CA Rohini
BH Pradosham
16 32
Uthiradam + M 12:42
Trayodashi E 5:26
CA Mirugaseerisham
17 1
Tiruvonam + M 12:17
Chaturdashi E 4:27
CA Thiruvathirai
Aavani
18 2
Avittam N 11:21
Pournami A 2:56
CA Punarpoosam, Poosam
Pournami
19 3
Sadhayam N 10:03
Pradhamai A 1:00
CA Poosam, Ayilyam
20 4
Poorattadhi N 8:29
Dwithiya M 10:45
CA Ayilyam, Magam
21 5
Uthirattadhi E 6:45
Trithiya M 8:17
CA Magam, Pooram
22 6
Revathi E 4:58
Panchami + M 3:09
CA Pooram, Uthiram
23 7
Aswini A 3:12
Shashthi + M 12:39
CA Uthiram, Hastham
24 8
Bharani A 1:33
Sapthami N 10:17
CA Hastham, Chithirai
25 9
Karthikai A 12:05
Ashtami N 8:07
CA Chithirai, Swathi
BH Krishna Jayanthi
26 10
Rohini M 10:51
Navami E 6:13
CA Visakam
27 11
Mirugaseerisham M 9:55
Dashami E 4:37
CA Anusham
BH
28 12
Thiruvathirai M 9:18
Ekadashi A 3:22
CA Kettai
29 13
Punarpoosam M 9:03
Dwadashi A 2:29
CA Moolam
30 14
Poosam M 9:12
Trayodashi A 2:02
CA Pooradam
31 15
Ayilyam M 9:48
Chaturdashi A 2:03
CA Uthiradam
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  • M - Morning
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  • 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 Aavani 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.