Annamacharya Jayanti is the birth anniversary of the saint poet Annamayya who composed and sung tens of thousands of sankeerthanas on Lord Sri Venkateswara. In 2017, Annamacharya Jayanti date is May 10. It is celebrated on Vaishakha Pournami day, full moon day in Vaishakha masam.
TTD (Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam), and many other musical, cultural and social organizations organize musical events and festivals during Annamayya Jayanti. Tallapaka in Andhra Pradesh is the birth place of Annamayya.
Laksha gala Sankeerthana held during Annamayya Jayanti in Hyderabad in 2009 is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. In this event, more than one lakh people sung Annamayya krithis together.
Panchang, Annamacharya Jayanti – 10 May 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:52 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:54
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 18:33 Chandrastama (Moonset) 00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 27:12*
Nakshatra Swati – 14:35
Yoga Vyatipata – 16:12
Karana Bava – 27:12*
Purnimanta Month Vaisaakha
Amavasyanta Month Vaisaakha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 12:23 – 14:01
Gulika Kalam: 10:45 – 12:23
Yama Gandam: 07:29 – 09:07
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mesha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 20:49 – 22:36
Durmuhurthams: 11:57 – 12:49
In 2016, Annamacharya Jayanti date was May 21.
In 2015, Annamacharya Jayanti date was May 4.
In 2014, Annamacharya Jayanti date was May 14.
In 2013, Annamacharya Jayanti date was May 25.
In 2012, Annamacharya Jayanti date was May 6.