Aadi Pirappu or Aadi Pandigai is the famous Tamil festival celebrated in the month of Aadi (July) as per Tamil Panjangam. In 2022, Aadi Pirappu date is July 17.
It is observed on the first day of Aadi month to welcome the fresh water forces in to the earth. Aadi Pirappu is the biggest festival for newly married couples.
During Aadi Pirappu, households draw huge Kolams to welcome Mangala Gauri or Mahalakshmi (generally speaking the prosperity) into their houses. The whole month of Aadi represents the fresh and genuine look of Tamil culture.
Aadi Perukku is another auspicious day in Aadi month of Tamil calendar and the major festival of Aadi month – Aadi Karthigai.
Panchang, 17 July 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 05:34 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:58 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 10:10 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 09:10 AM
Tithi : Chaturthi upto 10:49 AMPanchami
Nakshatra : Shatabhisha upto 01:25 PMPurva Bhadrapada
Karana : Balava upto 10:49 AMKaulava upto 09:46 PMTaitila
Yoga : Saubhagya upto 05:49 PMShobhana
Weekday : Raviwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta; Ashada Maas – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:49 AM to 12:43 PM
Amrita Kalam : 06:45 AM to 08:14 AM 04:44 AM, Jul 18 to 06:16 AM, Jul 18
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 05:18 PM to 06:58 PM
Yamaganda : 12:16 PM to 01:57 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 03:37 PM to 05:18 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 05:11 PM to 06:05 PM
Varjyam : 07:33 PM to 09:04 PM