Makarajyothi 2022, Sabarimala Makarajyothi Festival in 2022, when is Makarajyothi in 2022?
Makarajyothi Festival is celebrated on Makara Jyoti Darshanam day near Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in January every year. In 2022, Makarajyothi date is January 14.
It is a week-long festival usually falls during Makar Sankramana. Prior to this celebration, Makara Jyoti is appeared in Sabarimala forest area.
The arrival of Malikapurathuama on an elephant marks the beginning of Makarajyothi festival. The procession goes on to Patinettampadi, the 18 divine steps of Sabarimala Ayyappa Sannidhanam. After visiting Lord Ayyappa, she goes back to her abode.
Kuruthi Puja is another popular ritual observed during Makarajyothi festival.
Panchang, 14 January 2022
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:54 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:45 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 02:45 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 04:42 AM, Jan 15
Tithi : Dwadashi upto 10:19 PMTrayodashi
Nakshatra : Rohini upto 08:18 PMMrigashirsha
Karana : Bava upto 08:56 AM. Balava upto 10:19 PM. Kaulava.
Yoga : Shukla upto 01:36 PM. Brahma.
Weekday : Shukrawara.
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Pausha – Purnimanta Pausha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 11:58 AM to 12:41 PM
Amrit Kalam : 04:40 PM to 06:29 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 10:58 AM to 12:19 PM
Yamaganda : 03:02 PM to 04:24 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 08:15 AM to 09:37 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 09:04 AM to 09:47 AM 12:41 PM to 01:24 PM
Varjyam : 11:14 AM to 01:03 PM 02:37 AM, Jan 15 to 04:25 AM, Jan 15