Shani Amavasya of 18 April 2015 is Vaishakh Amavasya, Chaitra Amavasya, Chithirai Amavasai, Boishakh Amabashya, Meda Masam Karthu Vavu..
Shani Amavasya is a No Moon day which falls on Shanivar, Saturday.
Shani Amavasya – 18 April 2015
This Shani Amavasya is Chaitra Amavasya as per the Amavasyant Panchangam followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. It is Vaishakh Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchangam).
Shani Shinganapur in Maharashtra, Sri Shaneshwara temple at Neural in Mumbai, Shanidham at Fatehpur Beri at Mehrauli area in New Delhi, Mandapalli Shani Temple in East Godavari district of AP (Mandheshwara Swamy Temple), and Shani Temple at Vargal near Hyderabad in Medak district of Telangana are some of the best temples to offer Shani Puja on Shani Amavasya.
Shani Dosha Nivarana Puja, Shani Japam, Shani Homam, and Shani Thailabhishekam are the popular pujas to be held on Shani Amavasya.
Shani Stotra (Shani Daily prayer)
Chaaya Martanda Sambhutham
Tam Namami Shanaischaram !!!
Panchang, Shani Amavasya – 18 April 2015
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:07 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:45
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 00:00 Chandrastama (Moonset) 18:29
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Amavasya – 24:26*
Nakshatra Revati – 17:22
Yoga Vaidhriti – 11:12
Karana Nagava – 24:26*
Purnimanta Month Vaisaakha
Amavasyanta Month Chaitra
Shaka Samvatsara: Manmadha
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Kilaka
Rahu Kalam: 09:17 – 10:51
Gulika Kalam: 06:07 – 07:42
Yama Gandam: 14:01 – 15:35
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mesha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Meena – 17:22:55
Amrita Kalam 15:13 – 16:39
Abhijit: 12:01 – 12:51
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 06:36 – 08:02
Durmuhurthams: 06:58 – 07:48