Chandan Shashti is an auspicious day and vrat which is observed on Shukla Paksha Shashti in Vaishakh Month as per Hindu calendar. In 2023, Chandan Shashti date is April 26.
Chandan Shashti has some significance in Bengali calendar. Women keep fasting or Upvaas on Chandan Shashti and break their fast in the evening after moon rises.
Kashmiri Pandits observe Chandan Shashti vrat in Bhadun Month i.e. Bhadra Month (August – September).
In 2022, it falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil calendar, Meda Masam of Malayalam calendar and Boishakh Month in Bengali Panjika.
Panchang, 26 April 2023
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 05:41 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:35 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 10:21 AM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 12:30 AM, Apr 27
Tithi : Shashthi upto 11:27 AMSaptami
Nakshatra : Punarvasu upto Full Night
Yoga : Taitila upto 11:27 AM Garaja upto 12:30 AM, Apr 27 Vanija
Karana : Sukarma upto 08:07 AM Dhriti
Weekday : Budhawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1945 Shobhakrit
Chandramasa : Vaishakha – Purnimanta Vaishakha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2080 Nala
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit Muhurat : None
Amrit Kalam : 04:20 AM, Apr 27 to 06:06 AM, Apr 27
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 12:08 PM to 01:45 PM
Yamaganda : 07:18 AM to 08:55 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:31 AM to 12:08 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:42 AM to 12:34 PM
Varjyam : 05:40 PM to 07:27 PM
In 2022, Chandan Shashti date is May 7.
In 2021, Chandan Shashti date is May 18.
In 2020, Chandan Shashti date is April 29.
In 2019, Chandan Shashti date was May 10.
In 2018, Chandan Shashti date was April 21.