21 March 2023 is Amavasya (Ugadi Amavasya / Gudi Padwa Amavasya). It is Chaitra Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Phalgun Amavasya in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars.
Time of Amavasya on 21 March 2023
Amavasya on March 21 begins at 1.47 AM and ends at 10.52 PM on the same day.
The following day of this Amavas marks the beginning of Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year (Ugadi), Marathi New Year day (Gudi Padwa).
This Amavasya is the last and final No Moon in Sarvari Nama Samvatsara in all the Hindu calendars. It marks Panguni Amavasya in Tamil calendar, Meena Maasa Amavasya in Malayalam calendar and Chaitra Amabashya in Bengali Panjika.
It is also celebrated as Kottha Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana as the next day marks the Telugu New Year day, Ugadi festival.
Chaitra Amavasya is celebrated as Bhootni Amavasya in Khandwa Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga Temple in Madhya Pradesh.
This Amavasya marks the end of Falgun Month in Amavasyant calendars and the next day marks the beginning of Chaitra Month.
Panchang, Amavasya – 21 March 2023
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:14 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:21 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : No Moonrise
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 06:06 PM
Tithi : Amavasya upto 10:52 PMPratipada
Nakshatra : Purva Bhadrapada upto 05:25 PMUttara Bhadrapada
Yoga : Chatushpada upto 12:17 PM Nagava upto 10:52 PM Kinstughna
Karana : Shubha upto 12:42 PM Shukla
Weekday : Mangalawara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1944 Shubhakruth
Chandramasa : Chaitra – Purnimanta Phalguna – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2080 Nala
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:53 AM to 12:42 PM
Amrit Kalam : 10:10 AM to 11:37 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 03:19 PM to 04:50 PM
Yamaganda : 09:16 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:18 PM to 01:49 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:39 AM to 09:28 AM 11:06 PM to 11:53 PM
Varjyam : 02:16 AM, Mar 22 to 03:45 AM, Mar 22