Today, 28 August 2014 is Swarna Gowri Vrata (Gauri Ganapati Pooja).
Swarna Gauri Habba, Swarna Gowri Vrata is an observance performed on the day before Ganesh Chaturthi in Karnataka. As the name suggests, Swarna Gauri Habba is dedicated to Goddess Gauri, the consort of Lord Shiva.
Swarna Gouri Vratha falls on the third day in Bhadrapada masam or on Bhadrapad Shukla Tadige. Gouri is the most powerful Goddess among all Shakti manifestations. Women observe Swarna Gouri vrata for wellness of their husbands and their families.
In 2014, Swarna Gowri Vratha falls in Chinga Masam of Malayalam calendar, Aavani Masam of Tamil calendar and Bhadra Month of Bengali calendar.
Panchanga, Swarna Gowri Vrata – 28 August 2014
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:26 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:53
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)08:23 Chandrastama (Moonset)20:35
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 26:09*
Nakshatra Uttara Phalguni – 11:30
Yoga Sadhya – 16:09
Karana Garaja – 26:09*
Purnimanta Month Bhaadrupada
Amavasyanta Month Bhaadrupada
Shaka Samvatsara: Jaya
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Plavanga
Rahu Kalam: 14:13 – 15:46
Gulika Kalam: 09:33 – 11:06
Yama Gandam: 06:26 – 07:59
Hindi Month (North Indian calendar) – Bhadrapad Month, Telugu Month – Bhadrapada Masam, Kannada Month – Bhadrapada Masa, Marathi Month – Bhadrapad Maas, Gujarati Month – Bhadra Maas, Tamil Month – Avani Masam, Malayalam Month – Chingam Masam, Bengali Month – Bhadra Month.
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya
Abhijit: 12:14 – 13:04
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 20:43 – 22:28
Durmuhurthams: 15:34 – 16:23