Ravi Pushya Nakshatra, also known as Ravi Pushya Yog or Ravi Pushyamrit Yoga is an auspicious period of Pushya Nakshatra which falls on Ravivar or Sunday. In 2017-2018, Ravipushya Nakshatra comes three times: once each in June, July and August.
Many people prefer Ravi Pushya Yoga to do shopping for upcoming marriages, events and festivals since this time is good to buy all kinds of new items. As astrology says, along with new items, Goddess Lakshmi comes and resides within the home for long time.
When Pushya Nakshatra coincides with a Thursday (Guruvar) or a Sunday (Ravivar) – Gurupushyamtrut Yog and Ravipushyamrut Yog are formed respectively. These Yogas are as sacred tithis as Akshay Tritiya, Chaitra Pratipada, Dhan Teras, Diwali etc..
It is auspicious for house warming ceremonies (Griha Pravesh muhurat), Vidyarambham or Aksharabhyasam (initiation of education to children), and some other auspicious rituals.
Here is the list of Ravi Pushya Nakshatra in 2017-18, Timings of Ravipushyamrit Yoga..
25 June 2017
Timings – from night 11.26 to 5.01 AM on 26 June 2017.
It falls on Shukla Paksha Dwitiya / Tritiya in Ashada Month of Marathi Calendar.
23 July 2017
Timings – from 9.54 AM to 5.49 AM 24 July 2017
It falls on Ashad Amavasya (Gatari Amavasya) and Shravan Shukla Pratipada in Marathi calendar.
20 August 2017
Timings – from 5.56 AM to 5.23 PM
It falls on Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi in Shravan Maas of Marathi calendar.