29 July 2015 is Pradosham, Budha Pradosha Vrata, Pradosh Shiva Pujan. As it falls on Wednesday, it is also referred to as Budha Pradosha Vrata (Budha Pradosh).
It falls on Trayodashi in Krishna Paksha in Ashada Month in Hindu calendars followed in North Indian states and in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Goa and Andhra Pradesh calendars.
It falls in Aadi Masam in Tamil calendar, Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Panchangam and Shraban Month in Bengali Panjika.
Budha Graha Shanti / Budha Dosha Nivarana Homam are performed by some devotees on Budha Pradosh Vrat.
Pradosh Puja time is 4.30 to 6’0 clock in the evening. Pradosha Astakam is an auspicious prayer chanted during Pradosh Shiv Pujan.
Panchang, Budha Pradosh Vrat – 29 July 2015
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:59 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:06
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:12 Chandrastama (Moonset)28:35
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Trayodashi – 21:22
Nakshatra Mula – 13:08
Yoga Vaidhriti – 20:54
Karana Taitila – 21:22
Purnimanta Month Aashaadha
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Manmadha
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Kilaka
Rahu Kalam: 12:33 – 14:11
Gulika Kalam: 10:54 – 12:33
Yama Gandam: 07:38 – 09:16
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Dhanu
Amrita Kalam 06:56 – 08:29
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 22:11 – 23:42
Durmuhurthams: 12:07 – 12:59