Mahakavi Kalidas Din (Kalidas Divas)

Mahakavi Kalidas Din (Kalidas Divas) is observed in Ashadh Month. In 2017, Kalidas Din date is June 24.

It falls on Shukla Paksha Pratipada of Ashada Month as per Hindu calendar. As per Tamil calendar, it falls in Aani Masam, Midhunam Month of Malayalam calendar and Aashar Month in Bengali Panjika.

Mahakavi Kalidas was a Great Scholar and Poet of Sanskrit. He is considered as one of the greatest poet & scholar on Earth.

Kalidas wrote seven works. ‘Kumarasambhava’ and ‘Raghuvamsha’ are his two epic poems. ‘Malavikagnimitra’, ‘Vikramorvashiya’ and ‘Abhijnana Shakuntala’ are his celebrated plays. ‘Meghaduta’ and ‘Ritusamhara’ are also poetical works of great distinction.

Panchang, Mahakavi Kalidas Divas – 24 June 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:46 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)05:48 Chandrastama (Moonset)19:32

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Amavasya – 08:00
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 28:21*
Nakshatra Ardra – 25:58*
Yoga Vriddhi – 21:53
Karana Kinstughna – 18:08
Skipped Karana : Bava – 28:21*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Aashaadha
Amavasyanta Month Jyeshtha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 09:08 – 10:48
Gulika Kalam: 05:46 – 07:27
Yama Gandam: 14:10 – 15:50

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 17:09 – 18:34
Abhijit: 12:02 – 12:56

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:13 – 13:38
Durmuhurthams: 06:40 – 07:34

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