Saptapuri Amavasya 2020

Saptapuri Amavasya is observed on Bhadrapada Amavasya (No Moon in Bhadrapada Month). In 2020, Saptapuri Amavasya date is August 18.

It is observed mainly in Puri Jagannath Temple. Huge quantities of sweets known as Saptapuri Tada are offered to the deities.

The legend of Saptapuri Amavasya is associated with Alam Chandi Temple. Lord Jagannath sends sweet recipe called ‘Saptapuri Tada’ to ‘Alam Chandi’ as an offering. Lord Jagannath Special pujas are offered to Lord Jagannath on Saptapuri Amavasya day.

Jagannath Rathayatra and Dev Snana Purnima are the famous festivals of Puri Jagannath Temple.

Panchang, 18 August 2020

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:08 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:53
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)30:01 Chandrastama (Moonset)18:40

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturdashi – 10:39
Nakshatra Ashlesha – 28:08*
Yoga Varigha – 24:35*
Karana Chatushpada – 21:28

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Bhaadrupada
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 15:41 – 17:17
Gulika Kalam: 12:30 – 14:06
Yama Gandam: 09:19 – 10:54

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Karka – 28:08:16*

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 26:38* – 28:08*
Abhijit: 12:05 – 12:56

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 17:40 – 19:10
Durmuhurthams: 23:23 – 24:08*

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  1. Vinit Monga says:

    I think the date needs to be corrected…. Sept 19 is Purnima and not Amavasya.. Bhadrapad Amavasya is on 5th Sept (Purnimant Calendar)…Regards