Ashadhi Beej is an auspicious day for farming communities in North India especially Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and some other places. In 2020, Ashadhi Beej date is June 23.
Ashadhi Beej falls on the second day in bright half of Ashadhi Month (Ashadhi Sud Beej).
This is a small festival mainly celebrated to predict the monsoon. During Ashadhi Beej the formers, Jyotish and agricultural experts check the moisture in the atmosphere to help predict which crop would be the best one in coming monsoon.
This is to note that on Ashadi Beej day, Rath Yatra is celebrated all over the world. And specially, Puri Jagannath Rathyatra and Ahmedabad Rathyatra are the two very famous Rathyatra events in India.
Panchang, Ashadhi Beej 2020 – 23 June
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:46 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)07:22 Chandrastama (Moonset)21:17
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 11:18
Nakshatra Punarvasu – 13:33
Yoga Dhruva – 11:02
Karana Taitila – 22:49
Purnimanta Month Aashaadha
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 15:50 – 17:31
Gulika Kalam: 12:29 – 14:09
Yama Gandam: 09:07 – 10:48
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna – 07:35:01
Amrita Kalam 11:08 – 12:44
Abhijit: 12:02 – 12:56
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:25 – 22:59
Durmuhurthams: 23:25 – 24:08*
In 2019, Ashadhi Beej date was July 4.
In 2018, Ashadhi Beej date was July 14.
In 2017, Ashadhi Beej date was June 25.
In 2016, Ashadhi Beej date was July 6.