Mauni Amavasya, also known as Mauna Amavasya, is observed on the No Moon day in Magha month (January – February). In 2021, Mauni Amavasya date is February 11.
Magh Mela is celebrated during the Magh month and it is one of the most auspicious days to perform ritual bath at Triveni Sangam or Prayag at Allahabad.
Mauni or Mauna or Muni means a spiritual performer who practices silence as a part of his daily rituals and pujas. It is believed on Mauni Amavasya day conjunction of the sun and the moon takes place.
Mauni Amavasya is known as Chollangi Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh. It is also celebrated as Darsh Amavasya in some other places of India. Mauna Amavasya coincides with Paush Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat and Maharashtra.
Magh Amavasya day is the most important day of Kumbh Mela. In 2019, Kumbh Mela was celebrated as Ardh Kumbhmela in Allahabad Prayagraj Sangam.
Panchang, 11 February 2021
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 7:03 AM
Suryastamayam (Sunset) : 6:08 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : No Moonrise
Chandrastamayam (Moonset) : 5:44 PM
Tithi : Amavasya upto 12:35 AM, Feb 12 Pratipada
Nakshatra : Shravana upto 02:05 PM Dhanishtha
Yoga : Varigha upto 03:33 AM, Feb 12 Parigha
Karana : Chatushpada upto 12:48 PM Nagava upto 12:35 AM, Feb 12 Kinstughna
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Guruvara (Thursday)
Shaka Samvat : 1942 Sharvari
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta ; Pausha – Amavasyanta
Vikram Samvat : 2077 Pramadi
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Shubh Muhurat (Auspicious Timings):
Abhijit Muhurat : 12:13 PM to 12:58 PM
Amrit Kalam (Amrutha Kalam) : 3:51 AM, Feb 12 to 05:29 AM, Feb 12
Time to Avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 1:59 PM to 03:22 PM
Yamaganda Kalam : 7:03 AM to 08:26 AM
Gulikai Kalam (Kuligai Timings) : 9:49 AM to 11:12 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:45 AM to 11:29 AM 03:11 PM to 03:55 PM
Varjyam : 6:08 PM to 07:45 PM
Mauni Amavasya in Previous Years
In 2020, Mauni Amavasya date is January 24.
In 2019, Mauni Amavasya date is February 4.
In 2018, Mauni Amavasya date is January 16.
In 2017, Mauni Amavasya date was January 27.
In 2016, Mauni Amavasya date was February 8.
In 2015, Mauni Amavasya date was January 20.
In 2014, Mauni Amavasya date was January 30.
In 2013, Mauni Amavasya date was February 10.
Mauni Amavasya 2012 date is January 23.
Mauni Amavasya 2011 date was February 2nd.