2 June 2021 is Budhashtami Vrata (Budh Ashtami). The Ashtami tithi falls on Budhvar (Wednesday) is observed as Budhashtami.
Devotees observe fasting on Budhashtami and worship Goddess Parvati for wellbeing and prosperity.
Budhastami vrata is also performed by those who have Budha graham dosham to pacify the effect of Budha grah on their future.
2 June 2021 – Budh Ashtami Vrat
Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Vaishakh Maas in Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi calendars and Jyeshta Maas in North Indian Hindi Calendars.
It falls in Vaigasi Masam of Tamil Calendar, Edava Masam of Malayalam calendar, Baisakh Maas of Bengali Panjika, Baisakh Maas in Nepali calendar.
Budhashtami Vrat Katha
There used to be a brahmana named Dhira whose wife was named Rambha. Dhira’s son was Koushika, his daughter was Vijaya and Dhira’s bull was named Dhanada. Read full story of Budhashtami here…
Panchang, 2 June 2021
आनंद नाम संवत्सर, ज्येष्ठ मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, अष्टमी तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, विष्कम्भ योग, बालव – कौलव करण |
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:23 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:15 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 01:22 AM, Jun 03
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 12:11 PM
Tithi : Ashtami upto 01:12 AM, Jun 03 Navami
Nakshatra : Shatabhisha upto 05:00 PM Purva Bhadrapada
Yoga : Vishkambha upto 02:27 AM, Jun 03 Priti
Karana : Balava upto 12:53 PM Kaulava upto 01:12 AM, Jun 03 Taitila
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Budhawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Jyeshtha – Purnimanta Vaishakha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : None
Amrit Kalam : 09:32 AM to 11:11 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 12:19 PM to 02:03 PM
Yamaganda : 07:07 AM to 08:51 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:35 AM to 12:19 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:52 AM to 12:47 PM
Varjyam : 11:49 PM to 01:31 AM, Jun 03