Amavasya is October 2020 is Adhik Maas Amavasya (No Moon in Adhik Ashwin Month) in North Indian Hindi calendars and same Adhik Ashwin Amavasya (Amavasya in Ashwin mahina) in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars.
Amavasya October 2020 date is October 16. Amavasya Time – begins at 4.53 AM on 16th October and ends at 1.00 AM on 17th October.
Amavasya, the No Moon day in Hinduism, is considered as important day for Shraddh Tharpan, other Shraddh karma and offering donations to Brahmins.
Amavasya of October 2020 is the last day for Adhika Ashwin month in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. In other North Indian Hindu calendars, it marks the end of Krishna Paksha in Adhik Ashwin Month and on the next day Shukla Paksha begins.
This No Moon day is Purattasi Amavasai in Tamil calendar, Kanni Maasa Amavasya (Karthuvavu) in Malayalam calendar, Aashin Maash Aamabashya in Bengali Panjika and Ashoj Aunshi in Nepali Patro.
Panchang, Adhika Ashwin Amavasya October 2020 – 16 October
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:27 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:56
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)00:00 Chandrastama (Moonset)17:57
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Amavasya – 24:59*
Nakshatra Hasta – 14:58
Yoga Vaidhriti – 25:46*
Karana Nagava – 24:59*
Purnimanta Month Ashwin(Adhik)
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin(Adhik)
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 10:46 – 12:12
Gulika Kalam: 07:54 – 09:20
Yama Gandam: 15:04 – 16:30
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya – 25:25:00*
Amrita Kalam 30:17* – 31:41*
Abhijit: 11:49 – 12:35
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:56 – 23:19
Durmuhurthams: 12:35 – 13:21