Dampatya Ashtami vrat is observed on eighth day in dark fortnight (Krishna Paksha) of Kartik Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. In 2020, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date is November 8.
It coincides with Krishna Paksha Ashtami of Ashwin Month as per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada & Gujarati calendars.
The main purpose of Dampatya Ashtami vrat is marital bliss and best relationship between wife and husband. It can be performed by the married couple or by the married woman.
The divine couple, Lord Shiva and Parvati or Lakshmi Narayan are worshipped on Dampatya Ashtami.
Dampatya Ashtami is also celebrated as Ahoi Ashtami in some parts of India.
Panchang, 8 November 2020
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, सप्तमी तिथि, पुष्य नक्षत्र, शुक्ल योग, बालव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:40 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:41
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)24:11 Chandrastama (Moonset)13:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Saptami – 07:28
Nakshatra Pushya – 08:45
Yoga Shukla – 27:43*
Karana Balava – 19:15
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 16:18 – 17:41
Gulika Kalam: 14:55 – 16:18
Yama Gandam: 12:10 – 13:33
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2077 (Kartik Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1196 (Thulam Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Nija Ashwina Maasa (Ashwina Masa)
Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2077
Telugu Calendar – Nija Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayuja Masam)
Marathi Calendar – Nija Ashwin Maas (Ashwin Maas)
Gujarati Calendar – Nija Ashoj Maas (Ashoj Maas)
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Karka
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:32
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:32 – 23:07
Durmuhurthams: 16:12 – 16:56
In 2018, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date is October 31.
In 2016, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date was October 22.
In 2015, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date was November 3.
In 2014, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date was October 16.
In 2013, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date was October 27.
In 2012, Dampatya Ashtami vrat date was November 7.