Manorath Dwitiya Brata is an auspicious austerity mainly observed in Bengal. In 2017, Manorath Dwitiya date is June 25.
It falls in Ashar Month as per Bengali calendar. Manorath Dwitiya coincides with the day of Puri Jagannath Rathyatra in Odisha. The day of this vrata coincides with Shukla Paksha Dwitiya of Ashada Month in Hindu Calendar.
According to Tamil calendar, it falls in Aani Masam and in Malayalam calendar it is observed in Midhunam Month.
This is day is known as the day for the fulfillment of wishes. Devotees or the performers of this vrata welcome Brahmins to home and offer food and other small gifts. Brahmins bless the performers to be a wealthy man / woman with prosperity and many children.
Panchang, Manorath Dwitiya Brata – 25 June 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:46 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)06:51 Chandrastama (Moonset)20:32
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 25:01*
Nakshatra Punarvasu – 23:26
Yoga Dhruva – 17:58
Karana Kaulava – 25:01*
Purnimanta Month Aashaadha
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 17:31 – 19:12
Gulika Kalam: 15:50 – 17:31
Yama Gandam: 12:29 – 14:10
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna – 18:01:45
Amrita Kalam 21:17 – 22:43
Abhijit: 12:02 – 12:56
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:42 – 14:08
Durmuhurthams: 17:24 – 18:18