Mahalakshmi Sthapana Pujan (Mahalakshmi Kalasha Sthapana) is observed on the first Friday of Shravan Month (Shravan Shukravar). In 2021, Sthapana Pujan date is August 13.
As Mahalakshmi Puja is observed on all Fridays in Shravan Maas, Kalasha Sthapana is performed on the first Friday. It is also referred to as Sampada Lakshmi Puja in some areas.
The main ritual of the vratham, is to place Kalasha and chant Sankalpam of Mahalakshmi Pujan. This Kalasha is kept unmoved till the conclusion of the puja on last Friday in Sawan Maas. Kalash is moved from the puja place during the Udyapana (Udwasana) or the conclusion of the puja.
Panchang, 13 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:49 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:02 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 10:17 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 10:17 PM
Tithi : Panchami upto 01:42 PM Shashthi
Nakshatra : Hasta upto 08:00 AM Chitra
Yoga : Sadhya upto 01:47 PM Shubha
Karana : Balava upto 01:42 PM Kaulava upto 12:47 AM, Aug 14 Taitila
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Shukrawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:59 AM to 12:52 PM
Amrit Kalam : 12:49 AM, Aug 14 to 02:21 AM, Aug 14
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 10:47 AM to 12:26 PM
Yamaganda : 03:44 PM to 05:23 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 07:28 AM to 09:07 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:28 AM to 09:21 AM 12:52 PM to 01:45 PM
Varjyam : 03:38 PM to 05:10 PM
In 2020, Sthapana Pujan date is July 24.
In 2019, Sthapana Pujan date was August 2.
In 2018, Sthapana Pujan date was August 17.
In 2017, Sthapana Pujan date was July 28.
In 2016, Sthapana Pujan date was August 5.
In 2015, Sthapana Pujan date was August 21.
In 2014, Sthapana Pujan date was August 1.
In 2013, Sthapana Pujan date was August 9.
In 2012, Sthapana Pujan date was July 20.
Kalasha Sthapana Vidhi