Aadi Amavasai or Aadi Amavasya is the No Moon day in Aadi month (August) as per Tamil calendar. In 2021, Aadi Amavasai date is August 8.
Aadi Amavasai is dedicated to forefathers and dead ancestors. Amavasya is considered very auspicious day in Tamil calendar and Aadi Amavasya is highly auspicious.
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in USA – as per Hawaii, CST, EST, PST & MST – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in UK & Europe – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in UAE & Gulf countries – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in Singapore – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in Malaysia – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in Australia – August 8
Aadi Amavasai 2021 date in New Zealand – August 8
Aadi Amavasai special pujas are performed in all temples in Tamil Nadu. Tamil people offer their prayers and pujas to their forefathers and dead ancestors. Amavasya Tharpanam and other rituals are observed on Aadi Amavasai day.
The similar ritual is performed as Karkidaka Vavubali in Kerala and Haryali Amavasya (Shravan Amavasya) in North India. It is Ashada Amavasya as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars. It is known as Gatari Amavasya in Maharashtra, Chukkala Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh, Bheemana Amavasya in Karnataka, and Chitlagi Amavasya in Odisha.
Panchangam, Aadi Amavasai – 8 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:46 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:07 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : No Moonrise
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 07:20 PM
Tithi : Amavasya upto 07:19 PM Pratipada
Nakshatra : Pushya upto 09:19 AM Ashlesha
Yoga : Vyatipata upto 11:39 PM Varigha
Karana : Chatushpada upto 07:19 AM Nagava upto 07:19 PM Kinstughna
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Raviwara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Ashadha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 12:00 PM to 12:53 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:46 AM to 09:19 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 05:27 PM to 07:07 PM
Yamaganda : 12:27 PM to 02:07 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 03:47 PM to 05:27 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 05:20 PM to 06:13 PM
Varjyam : 10:24 PM to 12:02 AM, Aug 09
Aadi Amavasai in Previous Years
In 2020, Aadi Amavasai date is July 20.
In 2019, Aadi Amavasai date was July 31.
In 2018, Aadi Amavasai date was August 11.
In 2017, Aadi Amavasai date was July 23.
In 2016, Aadi Amavasai date was August 2.
In 2015, Aadi Amavasai date was August 14.
In 2014, Aadi Amavasai date was July 26, Saturday.
In 2013, Aadi Amavasai date is August 6, Tuesday. Panchangam for Aadi Amavasai 2013 (6 August 2013)..
Aadi Amavasai 2012 date was July 18, Wednesday. It is also celebrated on 19 July in some places. Amavasai begins at 9.38 AM on 18 July and ends at 10.20 AM on 19 July.