Taittiriya Shravani 2015

Taittiriya Shravani is observed in Shravan month by some Krishna Yajurveda Brahmin communities in Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat and South India. In 2015, Taittiriya Shravani date is August 29.

The Taittiriya Brahmins is a notable shakha of the Krishna Yajurveda. The Vishnu Purana attributes it to a pupil of Yaska named Tittiri. It is most prevalent in south India.

Taittiriya Shravani is mostly observed on Shravan Purnima, the Full Moon day in Shravan Month.

In South Indian Brahmin communities, generally Upakarma is performed during Shravan Purnima. There are some differences in dates and the procedures to perform. Samaveda Upakarma varies basically from Rig Veda and Yajurveda Upakarma dates.

Panchang, Taittiritya Shravani – 29 August 2015

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:11 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:44
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:25 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 24:05*
Nakshatra Dhanishtha – 15:32
Yoga Atiganda – 18:01
Karana Bava – 24:05*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Manmadha
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Kilaka
Rahu Kalam: 09:19 – 10:53
Gulika Kalam: 06:11 – 07:45
Yama Gandam: 14:01 – 15:35

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 06:15 – 07:41
Abhijit: 12:02 – 12:52

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:54 – 23:19
Durmuhurthams: 07:01 – 07:51

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