Aadi Pooram festival is celebrated Tamil Nadu, some parts of Kerala, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh in Aadi month (July – August) as per Tamil calendar. In 2022, Aadi Pooram date is August 1. It is celebrated on the day of Puram or Pooram nakshatram in Aadi Masam.
This festival is also celebrated as Andal Jayanthi, birthday of Andal Ammal who is believed as the incarnation of Goddess Sakti Devi.
Aadi Pooram is celebrated with much gusto in Madurai Meenakshi temple, Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Temple, Srivilliputtur Andal Temple, Tirunelveli, Vedaranyam temple, and other temples in Tiruvadaimarudhur, Mayavaram, Srivanjiyam and Tiruvannamalai.
Panchang, Aadi Pooram – 1 August 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 05:41 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:52 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 08:34 AM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 09:23 PM
Tithi : Chaturthi upto 05:13 AM, Aug 02Panchami
Nakshatra : Purva Phalguni upto 04:06 PMUttara Phalguni
Karana : Vanija upto 04:48 PMVishti upto 05:13 AM, Aug 02Bava
Yoga : Parigha upto 07:04 PMShiva
Weekday : Somawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta; Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:50 AM to 12:43 PM
Amrita Kalam : 09:14 AM to 10:57 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 07:20 AM to 08:59 AM
Yamaganda : 10:37 AM to 12:16 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 01:55 PM to 03:34 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 12:43 PM to 01:36 PM 03:21 PM to 04:14 PM
Varjyam : 11:43 PM to 01:25 AM, Aug 02
In 2021, Aadi Pooram date is August 11.
In 2020, Aadi Pooram date is July 24.
In 2019, Aadi Pooram date was August 4.
In 2018, Aadi Pooram date was August 13.
In 2017, Aadi Pooram date was July 26.
In 2016, Aadi Pooram date was August 5.
In 2015, Aadi Pooram date was August 16.
In 2014, Aadi Pooram date was July 30.
In 2013, Aadi Pooram date was August 9.
In 2012, Aadi Pooram date was July 22/23. In 2012, Aadi Pooram or Andal Jayanthi falls on Sunday but when it falls on Friday it is considered highly auspicious and meritorious.