Hayagriva Puja is observed on Mahanavami day in Navratri. The ninth day of Navaratri, Lord Hayagriva (Horse-headed incarnation of Lord Vishnu) is worshipped in many places of India, especially in South India.
In 2018, Mahanavami Hayagriva Puja date is October 18. Hayagriva Swamy is the Lord of wisdom and knowledge.
Mahanavami is the day of Saraswati visarjan, the day when Goddess Saraswati is offered send-off to her heavenly abode.
On this day Hayagriva swamy is worshipped for better results in education, and other knowledge oriented industries. It is the last day of Navratri and Triratra Vratham.
Lord Hayagriva is also worshipped on Hayagriva Jayanti which is observed on Shravan Purnima (August).
Panchang, Hayagriva Puja on Mahanavami – 18 October 2018
विरोधिकृत नाम संवत्सर, आश्विन मॉस (ख्वार मॉस), शुक्ल पक्ष, नवमी, श्रवण नक्षत्र, धृति योग, तैतिल करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:28 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:55
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)14:11 Chandrastama (Moonset)25:31
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Navami – 15:28
Nakshatra Shravana – 24:34*
Yoga Dhriti – 09:48
Karana Taitila – 28:45*
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 13:37 – 15:03
Gulika Kalam: 09:20 – 10:46
Yama Gandam: 06:28 – 07:54
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Ashwin Mahina (Kwar Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month (Thula Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Ashwin Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Aashin Mash
Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas
Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayujam)
Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Asoj Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Makara
Amrita Kalam 12:50 – 14:38
Abhijit: 11:49 – 12:34
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 29:03* – 30:50*
Durmuhurthams: 14:52 – 15:37