Always there will be a controversy in celebrating Janmashtami. Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat or best time of pujan for 2022 is given here. In 2022, Sri Krishna Janmashtami Krishna Janmashtami is on 18|19 August.
As Smarta people celebrate it on the day when Ashtami starts … i.e Smarta Janmashtami. In North India, it is celebrated on actual Ashtami day i.e. 19 August 2022.
Smarta Janmashtami | Madhva Janmashtami – 18 August 2022
Vaishnav Janmashtami – 19 August 2022
Nandotsav – 20 August 2022
And some people celebrate Janmashtami on Rohini Nakshatra day… This year there is no much controversy in celebrating Udupi Vaishnava Janmashtami on 18 August 2022 (Ashtami Rohini).
In some places Janmashtami puja is performed throughout the day. Some devotees observe it during Abhijit Muhurta. Others perform it after sunset and some others do it at midnight. Devotees break the fast after performing puja.
Rohini Ashtami 2022 date is 18 August.
Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat – 18 August 2022 | Smarta Krishna Janmashtami | Madhwa Janmashtami | Gokulashtami
Shubh Muhurat on 18 August is between 6.05 AM to 10.50 AM (1st Sri Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat)
Shubh Muhurat on 18 August is between 11.46 AM to 12.36 PM (2nd Sri Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat)
Pradosh Kaal Muhurat – Shubh Muhurat on 18 August is between 6.30 PM and 8.40 PM (3rd Sri Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat)
Nishita Kaal Puja Time on 18 August is – 11.50 PM to 00.30 midnight (4th Sri Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat)
Panchang, Janmashtami – 18 August 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 05:47 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:40 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 11:02 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 11:41 AM
Tithi : Saptami upto 09:20 PMAshtami
Nakshatra : Bharani upto 11:35 PMKrittika
Karana : Vishti upto 08:46 AMBava upto 09:20 PMBalava
Yoga : Vriddhi upto 08:42 PMDhruva
Weekday : Guruwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Bhadrapada – Purnimanta; Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:48 AM to 12:40 PM
Amrita Kalam : 06:28 PM to 08:10 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 01:51 PM to 03:27 PM
Yamaganda : 05:47 AM to 07:24 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 09:01 AM to 10:37 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:05 AM to 10:57 AM 03:14 PM to 04:06 PM
Varjyam : 08:13 AM to 09:55 AM
Check this video for detailed Janmashtami Puja Procedure with Mantras and fully explained Puja steps..