Agni Shashti

Agni Shashti is a vrata observed in Kartik Month. In 2020, Agni Shashti date is November 20.

As the name suggests this vrata is dedicated to Agni Bhagavan. It falls on Shashti in Shukla Paksha in Karthika Masam as per Hindu calendar.

This vrata is not popularly observed in this modern times but had great significance in ancient times according to Puranas. It is mentioned in several Puranas.

Panchang, 20 November 2020

प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, षष्टी तिथि, उत्तराषाढ़ा नक्षत्र, गण्ड योग – वृद्धि योग, तैतिल करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:47 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:37
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)11:44 Chandrastama (Moonset)22:48

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Shashthi – 21:29
Nakshatra Uttara Ashadha – 09:22
Yoga Ganda – 08:02
Skipped Yoga : Vriddhi – 30:44*
Karana Taitila – 21:29

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 10:51 – 12:12
Gulika Kalam: 08:09 – 09:30
Yama Gandam: 14:54 – 16:15

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2077 (Kartik Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Vrischikam Month 1196 (Vrischikam Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Karthika Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Karthikai Month (Karthigai Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Agrahan Mash 1427

Nepali Calendar – Mangshir Maas 2077

Telugu Calendar – Karthika Masam (Karthikam)

Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Makara

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 23:16 – 24:54*
Abhijit: 11:50 – 12:34

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 13:27 – 15:06
Durmuhurthams: 12:34 – 13:17

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