Gita Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Bhagavad Gita, the most sacred and important Hindu scripture. In 2016, Gita Jayanti date is December 10. This is the day of origination of Srimad Bhagvad Gita.
Gita Jayanti falls on Mokshada Ekadasi, Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Margashirsha Month.
Bhagvad Gita is one of the most influential literary works till date which also explains about personality development and time management.
Lord Krishna explained knowledge about the birth, living, the duties of life and the death in very informative manner to king Arjuna who wanted to leave the battle field in order escape from killing of his own cousins, fathers and other relatives.
To bring back Arjuna to Kurukshetra war, Lord Krishna has shown his Vishwaroopam and taught him the essence of life with the name of ‘Srimad Bhagavad Gita’.
Panchang, Gita Jayanti – 10 December 2016
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:01 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:38
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)14:45 Chandrastama (Moonset)27:42
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 19:44
Nakshatra Revati – 08:29
Skipped Nakshatra : Ashwini – 30:14*
Yoga Varigha – 17:07
Karana Vishti – 19:44
Skipped Karana : Bava – 30:11*
Purnimanta Month Margashirsha
Amavasyanta Month Margashirsha
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 09:40 – 11:00
Gulika Kalam: 07:01 – 08:21
Yama Gandam: 13:39 – 14:59
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Meena – 08:29:46
Amrita Kalam 23:42 – 25:09*
Abhijit: 11:58 – 12:41
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:36* – 28:03*
Durmuhurthams: 07:44 – 08:26