Chingam 1 in 2021 | Chingam Month 1 | Malayalam New Year 2021-2022 | Kolla Varsham 1197

Chingam 1, Chingam month 1, first day of Chingam month is the Malayalam New Year Day. In Malayalam calendar, New Year almanac (Kolla varsham) begins on Chingam 1. Chingam 1 2021 date is August 17. Chingam Month 1 marks the transition of Sun to Chingam rasi or Simha rasi (Leo zodiac) from Karkidakam rasi or Karka rasi (Cancer zodiac).

As per Malayalam calendar, Chingam 1 in 2021-2022 marks the beginning of Kollavarsham 1197 of Malayalam year. Chingam 1 is also known as Simha Sankranti.

Onam or Thiruvonam is the biggest festival celebrated in Chingam month and it is also the biggest of all Kerala festivals. Malayalam calendar is the only calendar which celebrated its New Year in rainy season i.e. in August.

Chingam 1 is celebrated with much gusto in all temples of Kerala and all over world where Malayalis live in large numbers. Many cultural organizations conduct special programs displaying the legends of Malayalam New Year.

Panchangam – 17 August 2021

Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:51 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:59 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 02:39 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 01:10 AM, Aug 18

Today’s Panchangam:

Tithi : Dashami upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Ekadashi
Nakshatra : Jyeshtha upto 01:35 AM, Aug 18 Mula
Yoga : Vaidhriti upto 12:04 AM, Aug 18 Vishkambha
Karana : Taitila upto 04:28 PM Garaja upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Vanija
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Mangalawara

Samvat:

Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi

Shubh Muhurat:

Abhijit : 11:59 AM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:19 PM to 06:50 PM

Time to avoid:

Rahu Kalam : 03:42 PM to 05:20 PM
Yamaganda : 09:08 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:25 PM to 02:03 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:29 AM to 09:21 AM 11:20 PM to 12:03 AM, Aug 18
Varjyam : 08:18 AM to 09:48 AM

Chingam 1 in Previous Years

Chingam 1 2020 date is August 17.

Chingam 1 2019 date was August 17. Chingam 1 2018 date is August 17. Chingam Month 1 marks the transition of Sun to Chingam rasi or Simha rasi (Leo zodiac) from Karkidakam rasi or Karka rasi (Cancer zodiac).

Chingam 1 2017 date is August 17. Chingam 1 2016 date was August 17, marked the beginning of Kollavarsham 1192 of Malayalam calendar. Chingam 1 2015 date was August 17, marked the beginning of Kollavarsham 1191 of Malayalam calendar.

Chingam 1 2014 date was August 17, marked the beginning of Kollavarsham 1190 of Malayalam calendar. Chingam 1 2013 date was August 17. As per Malayalam calendar, Chingam 1 in 2013-2014 marks the beginning of Kollavarsham 1189 of Malayalam year. Chingam 1 2012 date was August 17. As per Malayalam calendar, Chingam 1 in 2012-2013 marks the beginning of Kollavarsham 1188 of Malayalam year.

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7 Comments

  1. Nithin says:

    This is a mandatharam…Malayali new year is on Vishu…April14/15…Medam…

  2. Romesh says:

    The Kerala new year is in April – Vishu. That is Mesha Sankranti observed in several parts of India. Chingam merely marks the beginning of the Kollam era, not the Malayalam calendar that starts in April.

  3. Sachinandan says:

    first month of the Malayalam Calendar and new year of kerala

  4. Vasuki says:

    what is kollavarsham and which is malayalam new year

  5. Mrinaal says:

    when does chingam one starts as per malayalam calender

  6. Aishani says:

    king who made chingam 1 as new year

  7. Dhanya says:

    month of kerala chingam fornthe date of barani star