Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti 2017 | Vishnu Sahasranama Stotra Jayanti

Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti is the most auspicious day observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Magh month. In 2017, Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti date is February 7.

On Magh Shukla Panchami, Bhishma Pitamaha revealed this stotram to Pandavas during Kurukshetra War.

Before his last breath, Bhishma prayer to Lord Vishnu with 1000 names which later on became popular as Vishnu Sahasranama Stotram. Hence, the day is popular as Bhishma Ekadashi.

In fact Bhishma Pitamah left his soul and entered and united with the Lord on Bhishmashtami. Bhishma Ekadasi is also known as Jaya Ekadasi or Bhoumi Ekadashi.

Panchang, Vishnusahasranama Jayanti – 7 February 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:07 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:14
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 14:48 Chandrastama (Moonset) 28:27

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 13:47
Nakshatra Mrigashirsha – 13:49
Yoga Vaidhriti – 11:46
Karana Bava – 24:37*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Maagha
Amavasyanta Month Maagha
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 15:27 – 16:51
Gulika Kalam: 12:41 – 14:04
Yama Gandam: 09:54 – 11:17

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Makara
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 26:53* – 28:23*
Abhijit: 12:19 – 13:03

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:40 – 23:09
Durmuhurthams: 23:23 – 24:15*

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  1. n.hariharan says:

    when does vishnu sahasranaama jayanthi fall on in 2015?