Sashti Shraddha is the sixth day of Solah Shraddh, 16 days of Pitru Paksha. In 2021, Solah, Shashti Shraddh date is September 26.
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, 26 September 2021
Sashti Shraddh 2021 – September 26; 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, 26 September 2021
आनंद नाम संवत्सर, आश्विन मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, पंचमी – षष्टी तिथि, कृत्तिका – रोहिणी नक्षत्र, वज्र योग, तैतिल – गरज करण |
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:11 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:13 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 09:30 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 10:48 AM
Tithi : Panchami upto 01:04 PM Shashthi
Nakshatra : Krittika upto 02:33 PM Rohini
Yoga : Vajra upto 03:49 PM Siddhi
Karana : Taitila upto 01:04 PM Garaja upto 02:23 AM, Sep 27 Vanija
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Raviwara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Ashwina – Purnimanta Bhadrapada – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:48 AM to 12:36 PM
Amrit Kalam : 11:51 AM to 01:39 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 04:43 PM to 06:13 PM
Yamaganda : 12:12 PM to 01:42 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 03:13 PM to 04:43 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 04:37 PM to 05:25 PM
Shashti Shraddh in Previous Years
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.