Dasami Shraddha is the tenth day of Pitru Paksha Shraddh rituals. It falls on Dashami day in Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapad month in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada Panchangams and in Ashwin month in Hindi calendars.
In 2020, Dasami Shraddh date is September 12.
Vishnu Puja is also observed on this day apart from Shraddh tharpan rituals to dead ancestors.
Dashami shraddh ritual helps those who are week in their concentration, mind power, knowledge & skills. Observance of this ritual makes the performer a skilled worker.
Shraddh Timings, 12 September 2020
Dashami Shraddh 2020 – September 12; Shraddh Timings – 1.16 PM to 3.39 PM
Apart from Varanasi, Gaya, Haridwar, Rishikesh & Rameshwaram, Mukkoodal, Anbil, Mukkombu, Prayag and Bhavani are the sacred places to perform Dasami Shraddh as per Tamil beliefs.
Panchang, 12 September 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:16 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:29
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)25:37 Chandrastama (Moonset)14:42
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dashami – 28:13*
Nakshatra Ardra – 16:24
Yoga Vyatipata – 17:35
Karana Vishti – 28:13*
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Bhaadrupada
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 09:19 – 10:51
Gulika Kalam: 06:16 – 07:47
Yama Gandam: 13:54 – 15:26
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna
Abhijit: 11:58 – 12:47
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 28:29* – 30:06*
Durmuhurthams: 07:05 – 07:53
Dashami Shraddh in Previous Years
In 2019, Dasami Shraddh date is September 24.
In 2018, Dasami Shraddh date is October 4.
In 2017, Dasami Shraddh date is September 15.
In 2016, Dasami Shraddh date was September 25.