Shani Amavasya 2018 | Shanaischari Amavasya

Shani Amavasya is a No Moon day which falls on Shanivar, Saturday. It is very auspicious to perform Shiva Pujan, Shani Pujan, Navagraha Pujan, Hanuman Pujan, Devi Puja and Pitru Tharpanam. In 2018, Shani Amavasya falls twice – in March and August.

Shani Amavasya – 17 March 2018

This Shani Amavasya is Falgun Amavasya as per the Amavasyant Panchangam followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. It is Chaitra Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchangam).

Shani Amavasya – 11 August 2018

This Shani Amavasya is Ashada Amavasya as per the Amavasyant Panchangam followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. It is Shravan Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchangam).

Shani Shinganapur in Maharashtra, Sri Shaneshwara temple at Neural in Mumbai, Shanidham at Fatehpur Beri at Mehrauli area in New Delhi, Mandapalli Shani Temple in East Godavari district of AP (Mandheshwara Swamy Temple), and Shani Temple at Vargal near Hyderabad in Medak district of Telangana are some of the best temples to offer Shani Puja on Shani Amavasya.

Shani Dosha Nivarana Puja, Shani Japam, Shani Homam, and Shani Thailabhishekam are the popular pujas to be held on Shani Amavasya.

Shani Stotra (Shani Daily prayer)

Neelanjana Samabhasam

Raviputram Yamagrajam

Chaaya Martanda Sambhutham

Tam Namami Shanaischaram !!!

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