Shani Amavasya is a No Moon day which falls on Shanivar, Saturday. 18 November 2017 is Shani Amavasya.
Shani Amavasya – 18 November 2017
This Shani Amavasya is Kartika Amavasya as per the Amavasyant Panchangam followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. It is Margashirsha 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 November 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:46 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:37
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)00:00 Chandrastama (Moonset)17:52
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Amavasya – 17:11
Nakshatra Vishakha – 19:25
Yoga Shobhana – 21:18
Karana Kinstughna – 30:10*
Purnimanta Month Margashirsha
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 09:29 – 10:50
Gulika Kalam: 06:46 – 08:07
Yama Gandam: 13:33 – 14:54
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Margashirsha Mahina
Malayalam Calendar – Vrischikam Month
Kannada Calendar – Karthika Masa
Tamil Calendar – Karthikai Masam
Bengali Calendar – Agrahan Mash
Nepali Calendar – Mangshir Month
Telugu Calendar – Karthika Masam
Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula – 12:49:59
Amrita Kalam 09:48 – 11:33
Abhijit: 11:50 – 12:33
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 23:50 – 25:36*
Durmuhurthams: 07:29 – 08:13