Saune Sankranti

Saune Sankranti (Shrawan Sankranti, Karkat Sankranti) is the first day of Shrawan Month in Nepali calendar. In 2017, Saune Sankranti date is July 16, Sunday.

According to North Indian calendars, July 16 falls on Saptami in Krishna Paksha of Shravan Maas. In Amavasyant panchangams, it is Saptami of Krishna Paksha in Ashada Month.

On Saune Sankranti, which marks the beginning of Shrawan Month, devotees throng the Shiva temples and offer special pujas. Shiva Abhishekam (Jalabhishekam) is the main ritual on this day.

Panchang, 16 July 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:54 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:11
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)24:14 Chandrastama (Moonset)12:04

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Saptami – 13:37
Nakshatra Revati – 24:20*
Yoga Atiganda – 07:24
Skipped Yoga : Sukarman – 29:16*
Karana Balava – 24:55*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 17:31 – 19:11
Gulika Kalam: 15:52 – 17:31
Yama Gandam: 12:32 – 14:12

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna – 16:37:56
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Meena – 24:20:58*

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 21:59 – 23:33
Abhijit: 12:06 – 12:59

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:34 – 14:08
Durmuhurthams: 17:25 – 18:18

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