Vanagauri Vratham (Vanagauri Shashti Puja) is an auspicious day to perform Vanagauri Puja. In 2017, Vanagauri Vratham date is May 30.
It falls on Shukla Paksha Shashti in Jyeshta Month as per Hindu calendar. Vanagauri Mata is believed as the ruler of Vana (Forests). She safeguards forests and the living beings in the forests.
This puja is observed with utmost gaiety in Vindhyachala Vindhyavasini temple as Vindhyavasini Puja. Aranyagauri Vratham (Aranyaka Shashti) is another name for Vanagauri Shashti Puja.
In 2017 – It falls in Vaigasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Edavam Month of Malayalam calendar and Jyeshto Month in Bengali Panjika.
Panchang, Vanagauri Shashti Puja 2017 – 30 May
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:45 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:04
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 10:13 Chandrastama (Moonset) 23:37
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Panchami – 08:47
Nakshatra Pushya – 11:57
Yoga Dhruva – 25:34*
Karana Kaulava – 19:53
Purnimanta Month Jyeshtha
Amavasyanta Month Jyeshtha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 15:44 – 17:24
Gulika Kalam: 12:24 – 14:04
Yama Gandam: 09:04 – 10:44
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrishabha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Karka
Amrita Kalam 05:57 – 07:27
Abhijit: 11:57 – 12:51
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 24:22* – 25:55*
Durmuhurthams: 23:20 – 24:03*