Balatripura Sundari Devi is the 2nd day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri 2018, 11 October. During Dasara Navaratri of Kanakadurga Temple, each day one of the forms of Goddess Durga is worshipped.
On second day this year, Kanakadurga Mata is decorated in the form of Sri Balatripura Sundari Devi and worshipped. This Dwitiya Navratri falls on Ashwayuja Shukla Paksha Vidiya tithi.
Balatripura is the first goddess in the Tripura Traya and she is the main goddess of all in the SriYantra. Without having got the mantra of Bala one is not eligible to perform the Sri Yantra Pooja.
Last year also, Balatripura Sundari Devi was the second day Goddess in Vijayawada Temple. The Alankarams of Navratri puja differs from year to year depending on the Nakshatras and Temple’s Agama Shasthra.
Panchangam, Balatripurasundari Pooja – 11 October 2018
विरोधिकृत नाम संवत्सर, आश्विन मॉस (ख्वार मॉस), शुक्ल पक्ष, तृतीया, स्वाति नक्षत्र, विष्कम्भ योग, गरज करण |
విలంబ నామ సంవత్సర, ఆశ్వయుజ మాస, శుక్ల పక్ష, తదియ, స్వాతి నక్షత్రం, విష్కంభ యోగం, గరజ కరణం.
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:25 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:01
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)08:15 Chandrastama (Moonset)19:56
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 29:28*
Nakshatra Swati – 10:31
Yoga Vishkambha – 09:54
Karana Garaja – 29:28*
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 13:40 – 15:07
Gulika Kalam: 09:19 – 10:46
Yama Gandam: 06:25 – 07:52
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Ashwin Mahina (Kwar Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Kanni Month (Kanni Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Ashwin Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Purattasi Month (Purattasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Aashin Mash
Nepali Calendar – Ashwin Maas
Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayujam)
Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Asoj Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula – 28:34:47*
Amrita Kalam 25:49* – 27:26*
Abhijit: 11:50 – 12:36
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 16:09 – 17:46
Durmuhurthams: 14:55 – 15:42