Sashti Shraddha is the sixth day of Solah Shraddh, 16 days of Pitru Paksha. In 2022, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 15.
It falls on 6th day in Krishna Paksha of Ashwin mahina of North Indian Hindi Panchangams and Bhadrapada month in Telugu, Kannada, Marathi & Gujarati panchangams.
Sashti Shraddha is a highly meritorious ritual for those who are not enjoying their married life and want to lead a good marital life with partner.
Shraddh Timings, 15 September 2022
Sashti Shraddh 2022 – September 15; Shraddh Timings – 1.17 PM to 3.42 PM
The best places for Shraddha rituals during Mahalaya Paksha are: River banks of Ganga, Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery, Brahmaputra, etc. i.e. Varanasi (Kashi), Prayag Sangam, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Gaya, Rameswaram, etc.
As per Tamil beliefs, the ideal places for Sashti Shraddha in Tamil Nadu are: Mukkoodal near Chengalpet, Sitthanakkudi Kodanda Rama Temple (near Thiruvarur – Koradacheri – Velukudi) and Poovalur near Trichy.
Panchang, 15 September 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 05:57 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 06:14 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 09:36 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 10:25 AM
Tithi : Panchami upto 11:00 AMShashthi
Nakshatra : Bharani upto 08:05 AMKrittika
Karana : Taitila upto 11:00 AMGaraja upto 11:34 PMVanija
Yoga : Harshana upto 05:28 AM, Sep 16Vajra
Weekday : Guruwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Ashwina – Purnimanta; Bhadrapada – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:41 AM to 12:30 PM
Amrita Kalam :
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 01:37 PM to 03:10 PM
Yamaganda : 05:57 AM to 07:29 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 09:01 AM to 10:33 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:02 AM to 10:52 AM 02:57 PM to 03:46 PM
Varjyam : 09:00 PM to 10:44 PM
Shashti Shraddh in Previous Years
In 2021, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 26.
In 2020, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 8.
In 2019, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 20.
In 2018, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 30.
In 2017, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date was September 11.
In 2016, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date was September 22.