Tamil Calendar

Tamil Calendar 2020

Following is a consolidation of the Tamil Calendar from January 2020 to December 2020 indicating Festivals, Muhurta Days, Tamil Panchangam.
Click on any image to view the enlarged version of the Tamil Calendar for that month.
Tamil Calendar. January,2020.
Tamil Calendar. February,2020.
Tamil Calendar. March,2020.
Tamil Calendar. April,2020.
Tamil Calendar. May,2020.
Tamil Calendar. June,2020.
Tamil Calendar. July,2020.
Tamil Calendar. August,2020.
Tamil Calendar. September,2020.
Tamil Calendar. October,2020.
Tamil Calendar. November,2020.
Tamil Calendar. December,2020.
About the Tamil Calendar:
The Tamil Calendar is based on the earths movement around the Sun or the time taken by Sun to return to the same spot (as appeared from earth). This is why Tamil Calendar system is also called sidereal based. Tamil Calendar is very ancient and accurately developed. The Tamil Calendar has 12 months and repeats in a cycle of 60 years. So, for example, a child of 5 years age and a person of 65 years of age would both have the same Tamil Calendar Year of Birth according to the Tamil Calendar.
The New Year is celebrated on the vernal equinox, which is the 14th of April in terms of the Gregorian Calendar.
The months of the Tamil Calendar are as listed below: However, it is interesting to note that, although the months of the Tamil Calendar are similar in name to the Sanskrit Calendar, the time periods of those months are different. This is because Sanskrit calendar is Lunar based, while Tamil Calendar is Solar Based.
  • Chaitra
  • Vaishaka
  • Jyestha
  • Ashadha
  • Shravana
  • Bhadrapada
  • Ashwina
  • Kartika
  • Margshirsha
  • Pausha
  • Magha
  • Phalguna
It is also an interesting fact to note that Tamil Calendar months can have 32 days as well! For example,Vaikasi had 32 days in 1996 and 31 days in 1998!
Another noteworthy fact is that the days of a week in the Tamil Calendar is named after the planetary bodies of our Solar System. For example, the days would be (in this order) Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, and Saturn.
The Tamil Calendar also posits the Tamil Festivals of 2020 along with the Tamil Festivals of 2019 in the Tamil Calendar 2019. The Tamil Panchangam, today panchangam tamil, today panchangam tamil 2020 is also a good read in the Tamil Calendars information.
And, for Tamil Calendar 2019 ,Tamil Calendar 2018 or earlier versions of the Tamil Calendar visit archives section.
So, to summarise, we learnt about the following:
  • Tamil Calendar
  • Tamil Calendar 2020
  • Tamil Calendar 2019
  • 2020 Tamil Calendar
  • Tamil daily calendar
  • Tamil daily calendar 2020
  • Tamil daily calendar 2019
  • Today Panchangam Tamil
  • Tamil Panchangam
and several other interesting facts about the Tamil Calendar.
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