Aadi Krithigai, 26 July 2019

Lord Murugan Subramanya

Lord Murugan Subramanya

26 July 2019 is Aadi Krithigai. It is an important festival dedicated to Lord Murugan (Skanda). It falls on Krithigai Nakshatra in Aadi Month as per Tamil calendar.

The Skanda Purana describes the legend associated with Aadi Karthigai.

Aadi Karthigai is celebrated with lot of gusto in Aarupadai Veedu (six prominent temples) of Lord Muruga. Special pujas and homas are performed on Aadi Karthigai day to please Murugan. Kavadi Yatra (carrying kavadis and offering kavadis to the Lord) is the main ritual of Aadi Karthigai day.

Not only in Tamil Nadu, but also in Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Karnataka, Aadi Krithigai is celebrated with utmost gaiety. Sri Kalahasti Temple in Andhra Pradesh, Ghati Subramanya Temple and Kukke Sri Kshetra are the temples to visit during Aadi Krithigai.

Panchangam, Aadi Krithigai – 26 July 2019

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:58 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:08
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)25:15 Chandrastama (Moonset)13:41

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Navami – 19:56
Nakshatra Bharani – 18:57
Yoga Shula – 08:46
Karana Garaja – 19:56

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 10:54 – 12:33
Gulika Kalam: 07:37 – 09:15
Yama Gandam: 15:50 – 17:29

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Shravan Mahina 2076

Malayalam Calendar – Karkidakam Month 1195 (Karkidaka Masam – Ramayana Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Ashada Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Aadi Month (Aadi Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Shraban Mash 1426

Nepali Calendar – Shrawan Maas 2076

Telugu Calendar – Ashada Masam (Ashadam)

Marathi Calendar – Ashad Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Ashad Maas
Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha – 25:10:05*

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 13:53 – 15:35
Abhijit: 12:07 – 12:59

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam
Durmuhurthams: 12:59 – 13:52

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