Anang Trayodashi or Anang vrat is a vow dedicated to Lord Shiva. In 2022, Anang vrat date is December 5.
It is observed on the thirteenth day of the Shukla Paksha or bright half of the Chaitra mahina in Maharashtra, Gujarat and some south Indian regions. The vrat lasts for a year with worshipping Rati and Anang.
Simple Shiva puja is performed on this day Brahmins are fed with meals and donation of money and commodities are made to them. It is believed that those who observe Anang Vrat will be blessed with better health, wealth, and prosperity.
In North Indian states, Anang Vrat is observed on Margashirsh Shukla Trayodashi, the thirteenth day in Margashirsh month. The rituals, customs, and puja procedure may slightly from region to region.
Panchang, Anang Trayodashi – 16 December 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:44 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:28 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 03:27 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 05:01 AM, Dec 17
Tithi : Trayodashi upto 04:40 AM, Dec 17 Chaturdashi
Nakshatra : Bharani upto 07:35 AM Krittika
Yoga : Shiva upto 07:18 AM Siddha
Karana : Kaulava upto 03:20 PM Taitila upto 04:40 AM, Dec 17 Garaja
Weekday : Guruwara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Margashirsha – Purnimanta Margashirsha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 11:44 AM to 12:27 PM
Amrit Kalam :
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 01:26 PM to 02:47 PM
Yamaganda : 06:44 AM to 08:05 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 09:25 AM to 10:46 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:19 AM to 11:02 AM 02:36 PM to 03:19 PM
Varjyam : 09:08 PM to 10:56 PM
Anang Vrat in Previous Years
In 2021, Anang vrat date is December 16.
In 2020, Anang vrat date is December 27.
In 2019, Anang vrat date is December 9.
In 2018, Anang vrat date was December 20.
In 2017, Anang vrat date is April 8 and December 1.
In 2016, Anang vrat date was April 19.
In 2015, Anang vrat dates – April 2 and December 23.
In 2014, Ananga Trayodashi dates – April 12 & December 4.
Anang vrat 2013 date was April 23.
Anang vrat 2012 date was April 4 & December 25.