Sashti May 2019, Shashti Vritham dates in May 2019. Sashti Vritham fasting is a vrata dedicated to Lord Murugan. In May 2019, Sashti dates are- May 10 and May 24.
Sashti Vritham or Shashti Vratham is a vrata dedicated to Lord Muruga or Skanda. In May 2019, Sashti dates are – May 10 and May 24.
It is observed on sixth day in each fortnight of a Hindu month. But the Sashti comes in bright half is the most auspicious and important. Sashti Vritham in May 2019 is 10 May. It falls in Chithirai masam.
Vaigasi Sashti Vrata is considered even more auspicious as Vaigasi Month is the birth month of Lord Murugan.
Ardent devotees of Skanda Muruga also observe the fasting and other rituals on Sashti tithi which comes in dark fortnight of the month. It falls in Vaigasi month (May 24).
This Sashti (10 May 2019) coincides with Sashti in Vaishakh Month in North Indian Hindi calendars, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Gujarati calendars. It falls in Edava Masam of Malayalam calendar and Jaistho Maas in Bengali Panjika.
Panchangam, 10 May 2019
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:52 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:54
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)10:25 Chandrastama (Moonset)24:14
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Shashthi – 21:41
Nakshatra Punarvasu – 14:21
Yoga Shula – 16:34
Karana Taitila – 21:41
Purnimanta Month Vaisaakha
Amavasyanta Month Vaisaakha
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 10:45 – 12:23
Gulika Kalam: 07:30 – 09:07
Yama Gandam: 15:39 – 17:16
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mesha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna – 08:37:07
Amrita Kalam 12:03 – 13:35
Abhijit: 11:57 – 12:49
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:59 – 23:30
Durmuhurthams: 12:49 – 13:41