New year and of course many would there waiting for new beginnings as well. Each year thousands of couples get hitched and start their new lives. Similarly, this year is no different, this year also thousands of couple would be planning to get wed-locked. Amidst several dreams, myriads of ideas, and immense planning many couples would say their wedding vows and step in the new format of life altogether.
Yeah, your life after marriage is different run in a different format altogether. As we all know that weddings are not ordinary events, especially in Indian culture. There are a lot of things to be taken care of when it comes to getting married. Obviously the whole wedding related things or planning start with a wedding date. I don’t know about other countries much as different countries have different rules and rituals, but in India according to Hindu culture, in most parts of the country it is important to marry the right Muhurat. Muhurat is the auspicious date and time to get hitched with your significant other.
However, the muhurat is decided by the wedding officiant or Pandit. They decide your wedding time and date based on the nakshatras or placement of your stars in your Kundali. The whole thing is done to make sure that the two people get wed-locked in the right timing and date as it plays a significant role in life. Also, it is believed that marrying in correct or auspicious muhurat makes life after marriage happier and relationship healthier. So, if you are also planning to get hitched this year and not sure which month or date would suit you the best, then you are on the right platform! As in this post we are going to share the most popular wedding dates of 2020 which you can consider for your wedding as well.
Here we go…
Well, before we start with our best dates of 2020, I shall tell you that in India not every month is meant for marriage. There are few months in a year in which there will be no marriage, we can however, plan for a wedding during these months. But for saying wedding vows we need to wait for the months during which marriages do happen. The month in which there is no marriage in India are: July, August, September and October. However, it differs from place to place.
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN MAY 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of May 2020.
- 2 May, 2020 (Saturday)
- 4 May, 2020 (Monday)
- 5 May, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 6 May, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 8 May, 2020 (Friday)
- 10 May, 2020 (Sunday)
- 12 May, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 17 May, 2020 (Sunday)
- 18 May, 2020 (Monday)
- 19 May, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 23 May, 2020 (Saturday)
- 24 May, 2020 (Sunday)
However, May is one of the hottest months in India, especially in North Indian regions. Still this month has maximum Muhurats to get wed-locked. And why not, it is good by all means. Your out of town wedding guests will also manage to attend your wedding without any problem as their kids will have summer holidays and even kids would be able to enjoy the wedding with full pompous. Making arrangements in summer is better and easier than the winter months. So, if you have no problem with summers, then May is the perfect month to go with. Give it a green signal then!
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN JUNE 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of June 2020.
June is actually the last month just before the break, as after June there will be a big break of like four months, during which there will be no weddings in most parts of the country. Here are the dates to get hitched in June:
- 9 June, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 13 June, 2020 (Saturday)
- 14 June, 2020 (Sunday)
- 15 June, 2020 (Monday)
- 25 June, 2020 (Thursday)
- 26 June, 2020 (Friday)
- 28 June, 2020 (Sunday)
However, June is a great month to get wed-locked but it is one of the hottest months in the country. So, brides have to be a little more careful as wedding makeup can run out due to extreme hot weather. Some parts of the country start to experience showers during mid-June. So, if you think that your hometown is quite hotter in June. You can consider to host a Destination wedding if your budget allows. It will be a perfect break for your family and friends and they would be able to enjoy your wedding even more. It will be a perfect vacation for all of you!
NO WEDDING DATE MONTHS
From July to October there are no weddings in most parts of India. However, one can go for a non-traditional wedding during these four months. Yes, you are always free to decide any date for your wedding during these months. But traditional families and couples strictly avoid getting married in these months. However, there are benefits of getting married in these months, such as: you will get wedding vendors in better prices, you can save a lot on wedding venue, and other vendors as they also provide services in best prices due to off-season.
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN NOVEMBER 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of November 2020.
- 25 November, 2020 (Wed)
- 30 November (Monday)
There are only two dates in November. However, November is again considered a great month to get hitched. If you are planning to host a winter wedding, then November is the perfect month for that as it won’t be so cold in November and you and your wedding guests would be able to enjoy every ceremony. Also, winter weddings are best when it comes to cuisine in winters. There are a lot of dishes that you can only have in winters like Gajar ka Halwa, A MUST HAVE DISH in your winter wedding menu.
Besides, November is a great month to host a day wedding rather to go for a night wedding ceremony. Day weddings are pocket-friendly weddings and also people enjoy the warmth of the sun outside. So, if budget is a constraint or you are planning to host an intimate wedding, then Day wedding in November is a Good take!
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN DECEMBER 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of December 2020.
The last month of the year and the month that sees the most number of weddings! As most people prefer to get wed-locked this month. And there are a myriad of reasons people get hitched in this month.
- 1 December, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 7 December, 2020 (Monday)
- 8 December, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 9 December, 2020 (Wed)
- 11 December, 2020 (Friday)
If you will see, you will notice that December has only 5 dates to get hitched. However, all fives are in the first half of the month, thereby making your other half free for your honeymoon and other celebrations like Christmas and New Year! So, enjoy your winter Wedding!
Let’s check out the past dates which were popular for weddings in 2020
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN JANUARY 2020
So, let’s begin with the dates for the year 2020. Here are the dates
- 15 January, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 16 January, 2020 (Thursday)
- 17 January, 2020 (Friday)
- 18 January, 2020 (Saturday)
- 20 January, 2020 (Monday)
- 29 January, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 30 January, 2020 (Thursday)
- 31 January, 2020 (Friday)
Well, all the dates mentioned here are great dates, but still if you have lot many outside the town wedding guests then the best dates would be 17 January, 2020, 18 January, 2020 and 31 January, 2020 as these dates lie on weekends, which will make your wedding more enjoyable for people traveling from other towns.
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN FEBRUARY 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of February 2020.
- 3 February, 2020 (Monday)
- 9 February, 2020 (Sunday)
- 10 February, 2020 (Monday)
- 11 February, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 12 February, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 16 February, 2020 (Sunday)
- 18 February, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 25 February, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 26 February, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 27 February, 2020 (Thursday)
Well, you have like 10 dates which are auspicious for saying your wedding vows. You can consider any of the date as all of them are good dates and you can choose any date that fits your schedule perfectly.
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN MARCH 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of March 2020.
March is already a season of festival as one of the major Hindu festival “HOLI” lies in this month and the whole environment is already colorful and cheerful, and weddings in the month of March will be great fun for all. Well, let’s have a look at the dates:
- 2 March, 2020 (Monday)
- 3 March, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 4 March, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 8 March, 2020 (Sunday)
- 11 March, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 12 March, 2020 (Thursday)
However, it seems that the month has already few dates. Yeah, that’s because of the festival in the same month. But there is another pointer to consider when getting hitched in the month of March. This month is not only famous for the Holi, but also the same month is known as month of exams, because almost every school across the country conducts its exams this month only. So, if you don’t want your niece or nephew to miss your wedding, then March is not the month for you. Also, corporate employees also might find difficulty in getting wed-locked in March as this month is closing month and getting sufficient leaves for wedding will be difficult. And there is no point getting hitched in helter-skelter. But if you have no such issue, then you can marry the love of your life in March!
POPULAR WEDDING DATES IN APRIL 2020
Here are the most auspicious dates for weddings in the month of April 2020.
- 14 April, 2020 (Tuesday)
- 15 April, 2020 (Wednesday)
- 25 April, 2020 (Saturday)
- 26 April, 2020 (Sunday)
Few dates in April too. But still these dates are workable as the month of April is comparatively a nice month, as there will be no exam pressure on kids so they can easily attend your wedding. Also, April is the start of summer so it will be nice weather to enjoy wedding celebrations fully. And your guests would also be free to wear designer clothes and enjoy sumptuous meals in April. There are months which are considered best for marriage and April is one amongst them. So see if it suits you too!
Well, it is absolutely up to you when you exactly want to get hitched. But it is crucial that you make all your arrangements well ahead of time, like; booking your venue, hiring your wedding photographer, booking your wedding vendors, buying your wedding outfit, inviting your wedding guests, so on and so forth. Delaying bookings can lead to severe issue later as all the best vendors and venues get booked first.
So, plan ahead and arrange everything on time and have magnificent wedding celebration this season!