Bhomvati Amavasya (Bhaumya Amavasya – Bhaumvati Amavasya) is an auspicious Amavasya Vrat which falls with Tuesday, Bhaumvaar (Mangalvaar). Amavasya Vrat in 2018 starts with Bhomvati Amavasya, 16 January.
The Bhaumvati Amavasya of 16 January 2018 is Magh Amavasya in North Indian calendars and Poush Amavasya in Amavasyant Panchangams followed as per Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada and Telugu calendars. Next Bhaumvati Amavasya in this year..
In Malayalam calendar, this Amavasya is known as ‘Makaram Masam Karuthuvavu’, ‘Thai Amavasai’ in Tamil Panchangam, ‘Magh Amabashya’ in Bengali Panjika, ‘Magh Aunsi’ in Nepali Patro.
Amavasya January 2018 Time, 16 January
Amavasya begins at 5.11 AM on 16th January and ends at 7.47 AM on 17th January.
Bhom Vati Amavasya is dedicated to Planet Mars (Kuja Graha – Angaraka Graha – Mangal Graha). The new moon when falls on Tuesday, it becomes excessive auspicious on varying chapters of life on the cord of devotion and penance. Charity perform on this day really proves fruitful in order to attain Moksha (salvation).
Those with afflicted Mars in zodiac, Bhomvati Amavasya is really meritorious for them to counter the malefic effects resulted from such yoga. Those perform charity on Bhom vati Amavasya, Lord Mars blesses them beyond measure for a blissful life.