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 2020, Damodara Dwadashi date is July 31.
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, 31 July 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:00 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:05
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)16:29 Chandrastama (Moonset)27:27
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwadashi – 22:41
Nakshatra Jyeshtha – 07:05
Yoga Indra – 11:12
Karana Balava – 22:41
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 10:55 – 12:33
Gulika Kalam: 07:39 – 09:17
Yama Gandam: 15:49 – 17:27
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Vrischika – 07:05:16
Amrita Kalam 24:29* – 26:03*
Abhijit: 12:07 – 12:59
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 14:59 – 16:34
Durmuhurthams: 12:59 – 13:51
In 2019, Damodara Dwadashi date was August 12.
In 2018, Damodara Dwadashi date was August 23.