Dhumavati Jayanti or Maa Dhumavathi Jayanthi is the first appearance day of Goddess Dhumavati, one of the Dus Mahavidyas (Ten Trantric Goddesses). In 2020, Dhumavati Jayanthi date is May 30.
Dhumavati Jayanti is observed on Jyeshta Shukla Ashtami, eighth day in bright half of Jyeshta maas. Maa Dhumavati is depicted as an old and ugly widow riding a crow. She is associated with inauspicious things in Hinduism.
The photo or image of Dhumavati Mahavidya is often used at cremation ground. Dhumavati Sahasranama stotram (thousand-name hymn) describes her as the great teacher ans related her with positive aspects as well as negative energies.
Married couples also worship Goddess Dhumavathi in Varanasi Dhumavati Temple. Mostly, Tantriks worship her than normal devotees.
Panchang, 30 May 2020
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, ज्येष्ठा मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, अष्टमी तिथि, मघा – पूर्वाफाल्गुनी नक्षत्र, हर्षण योग, बव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:45 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:04
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)12:31 Chandrastama (Moonset)25:35
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ashtami – 19:56
Nakshatra Magha – 06:02
Skipped Nakshatra : Purva Phalguni – 28:42*
Yoga Harshana – 19:28
Karana Bava – 19:56
Purnimanta Month Jyeshtha
Amavasyanta Month Jyeshtha
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 09:04 – 10:44
Gulika Kalam: 05:45 – 07:24
Yama Gandam: 14:04 – 15:44
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrishabha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha
Amrita Kalam 22:40 – 24:10*
Abhijit: 11:58 – 12:51
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 13:36 – 15:06
Durmuhurthams: 06:38 – 07:31
In Previous Years
In 2019, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 10.
In 2018, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 20.
In 2017, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 1.
In 2016, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 12.
In 2015, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was May 26.
In 2014, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 6.
In 2013, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was June 17.
In 2012, Dhumavati Jayanthi date was May 29.