Chiluku Dwadashi (Ksheerabdi Dwadashi or Yogini Dwadashi) is the day to worship Tulsi and Damodar (Lord Vishnu). In 2017, Chiluku Dwadashi date is November 1.
Chilku Dwadasi is observed on Dwadashi, the next day of Prabhodhini Ekadashi, in bright half of Karthik month. On this day, devotees celebrate the marriage of Tulsi and Damodar. Tulsi Saligram Vivah is the main ritual of the day.
Devotees sanctify the place where Tulsi Vrindavan plant is erected and decorated with the leaves and branches of Amla. A branch with fruits of Amla is planted in Tulsi Vrindavan and worshipped. Tulsi Damodar Vivah is performed in the evening.
Panchang, Chiluku Dwadashi – 1 November 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:35 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:44
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)16:00 Chandrastama (Moonset)28:21
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwadashi – 17:56
Nakshatra Purva Bhadrapada – 07:41
Yoga Vyaghata – 16:20
Karana Kaulava – 29:09*
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 12:10 – 13:33
Gulika Kalam: 10:46 – 12:10
Yama Gandam: 07:59 – 09:23
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Meena
Amrita Kalam 26:17* – 27:50*
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 16:59 – 18:32
Durmuhurthams: 11:48 – 12:32
In 2016, Chiluku Dwadashi date was November 11.
In 2015, Chiluku Dwadashi date was November 23.
In 2014, Chiluku Dwadashi date was November 4.
In 2013, Chiluku Dwadashi date was November 14.
Chiluku Dwadasi 2012 or Chilku Dwadashi 2012 date was November 25.