Damodara Dwadashi or Damodar Dwadasi the auspicious day dedicated to Lord Damodara, one of the names of Lord Krishna or Lord Vishnu. Damodar Dwadashi falls on Dwadashi day during Shravan month, next day to Putrada Ekadashi. In 2021, Damodara Dwadashi date is August 19.
On the day of Damodara Dwadashi, the fasting observed on Putrada Ekadashi or Pavitra Ekadasi or Pavitropana Ekadasi, is broken on Damodara Dvadasi day. Two days abstinence from rice and food salt is highly meritorious. Vishnu worship is highly auspicious during this Dvadashi.
Dwadashi, the twelfth thithi during the Hindu month, is most auspicious day dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Dwadashi days in every month are celebrated as festivals in Hinduism.
Panchang, 19 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:52 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:57 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 04:46 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 03:12 AM, Aug 20
Tithi : Dwadashi upto 10:54 PM Trayodashi
Nakshatra : Purva Ashadha upto 10:42 PM Uttara Ashadha
Yoga : Priti upto 06:18 PM Ayushman
Karana : Bava upto 11:59 AM Balava upto 10:54 PM Kaulava
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Guruwara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:58 AM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 06:11 PM to 07:42 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 02:02 PM to 03:41 PM
Yamaganda : 05:52 AM to 07:30 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 09:08 AM to 10:46 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:14 AM to 11:06 AM 03:27 PM to 04:20 PM
Varjyam : 09:09 AM to 10:40 AM
In 2020, Damodara Dwadashi date is July 31.
In 2019, Damodara Dwadashi date was August 12.
In 2018, Damodara Dwadashi date was August 23.