Akshaya Navami (Amla Navami) is observed on Kartik Shukla Navami, the ninth day in second half of Kartik month as per North Indian calendars but on same day in first half of Kartik month according to other Hindu calendars. In 2022, Akshaya Navami date is November 2.
The legend or the story of Akshay Navami is associated with Surya Bhagwan and Goddess Durga.
Amla Navami is named after Amla fruit. This festival denotes that how human beings are related to nature and its variety of healthy products. Akshay Navmi is also celebrated as Kushmand Navmi.
In North Indian states like Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, ‘Parbhat Pheri, a procession dedicated to Lord Krishna and Sun God, is performed in the mornings. Sankirtan and bhajans are sung during the Parbhat Pheri of Akshay Navmi. This day is popularly known as Akshay Navami Parikrama Divas in North India.
Panchang, 2 November 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:16 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 05:31 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 01:49 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 01:12 AM, Nov 03
Tithi : Navami upto 09:09 PMDashami
Nakshatra : Dhanishtha upto 01:43 AM, Nov 03Shatabhisha
Karana : Balava upto 10:05 AMKaulava upto 09:09 PMTaitila
Yoga : Ganda upto 10:27 AMVriddhi
Weekday : Budhawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta; Kartika – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit Muhurat : None
Amrita Kalam : 03:49 PM to 05:21 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 11:54 AM to 01:18 PM
Yamaganda : 07:40 AM to 09:05 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:29 AM to 11:54 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:31 AM to 12:16 PM
Varjyam : 06:41 AM to 08:13 AM