Gangaur Festival, 22 March 2015 (Gauri Tritiya)

22 March 2015 is Gangaur Tritiya (Gangauri Puja, Gauri Tritiya), Dola Gowri Vratham, Soubhagya Tritiya Gauri Puja. It falls on the third day of Shukla Paksha in Chaitra month.

In Rajasthan, Gangaur Puja commences on the first day of Chaitra month, the next day to Holi festival and continues for 18 days. Unmarried girls and newly wedded girls observe Gangaur Gauri Puja with utmost gaiety.

In other parts of North India and South Indian states, Gauri Tritiya is observed as Dola Gowri Vratham, Soubhagya Gauri Vratham & Sowbhagya Shayana Vratham. Gauri Pujan is the major ritual of the day. Shiva Shakti Pujan is also performed on this day.

This vrat is also referred to as Manorath Tritiya, Andolan Tritiya & Arundhati Vrat.

Panchang, Gangaur – 22 March 2015

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:33 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:34
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 07:49 Chandrastama (Moonset) 20:51

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 08:15
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 29:26*
Nakshatra Ashwini – 28:23*
Yoga Indra – 21:17
Karana Taitila – 18:47
Skipped Karana : Garaja – 29:26*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Chaitra
Amavasyanta Month Chaitra
Shaka Samvatsara: Manmadha
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Kilaka
Rahu Kalam: 17:04 – 18:34
Gulika Kalam: 15:34 – 17:04
Yama Gandam: 12:34 – 14:04

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Meena
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 21:49 – 23:17
Abhijit: 12:09 – 12:58

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 24:44* – 26:12*
Durmuhurthams: 16:58 – 17:46

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