Garuda Panchami Puja is a festival dedicated to Garuda, Lord Vishnus vehicle. In 2019, Garuda Panchami date is August 5. Garuda Panchami vrat is observed on Panchami during Shravan month. It is widely celebrated as Nag Panchami.
Garuda Panchami celebrates mother and sons love, affection, devotion and bond between each other. The festival is dedicated to Garuda because of his devotion towards his mother Kadhru. Garuda Panchami pooja is mainly observed by married women for the better health and future of their children. This pooja is also observed by newly wedded couples for their marital bliss and prosperous life.
Garuda is the vehicle of Lord Sri Maha Vishnu. Garuda is also worshipped as ‘Dwarapalaka in many temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Garuda is also called as Garuthmantha. During the festival, devotees worship Garuthmantha along with Naga devatas (Serpent Gods).
Garuda Panchami is also celebrated as Manasa Devi Ashtanag Puja in Eastern States of India such as West Bengal, Assam and Orissa. On this day, Manasa, Seroent Goddess, is worshipped.
Panchang, 5 August 2019
परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, श्रावण मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पंचमी तिथि, हस्ता नक्षत्र, सिद्ध योग, कौलव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:02 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:02
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)10:13 Chandrastama (Moonset)22:37
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Panchami – 15:54
Nakshatra Hasta – 23:48
Yoga Sidhha – 20:17
Karana Kaulava – 26:38*
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 07:40 – 09:17
Gulika Kalam: 14:10 – 15:47
Yama Gandam: 10:55 – 12:32
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Shravan Mahina 2076
Malayalam Calendar – Karkidakam Month 1195 (Karkidaka Masam – Ramayana Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Shravana Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Aadi Month (Aadi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Shraban Mash 1426
Nepali Calendar – Shrawan Maas 2076
Telugu Calendar – Shravana Masam (Shravanam)
Marathi Calendar – Shravan Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Shravan Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya
Amrita Kalam 18:17 – 19:45
Abhijit: 12:06 – 12:58
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 09:27 – 10:56
Durmuhurthams: 15:34 – 16:26
Garuda Panchami in Previous Years
In 2018, Garuda Panchami date was August 15.
In 2017, Garuda Panchami date was July 27.
In 2016, Garuda Panchami date was August 7.
In 2015, Garuda Panchami date was August 19.
In 2014, Garuda Panchami date was August 1.
In 2013, Garuda Panchami date was August 11.
Garuda Panchami 2012 date was July 23.