19 August 2017 is Shani Trayodashi (Shani Pradosha Vratham). Shani Trayodashi is an auspicious day for Shani Puja. It is a Trayodashi which falls on Shanivar (Saturday).
Shani Trayodashi of 19 August falls in Bhadrapdad Month in North Indian Hindi calendars; Shravan Month in Marathi, Kannada, Telugu and Gujarati calendars; Bhadra Month in Bengali calendar; Aavani Masam of Tamil calendar and Chinga Masam in Malayalam calendar.
Devotees and believers of Shani dosham perform Shani dosha puja and Shani Shanti puja to please Sani. They do this puja for reduced or minimised effects of Shani dosha. Some people observe fast on the day of Shani Triodasi. Thailabishekam is one of the most popular pujas to worship Sani and to pacify the effects of Sani.
Shani Thailabhishekam, Shani Graha Shanti Puja, Hanuman Puja, Hanuman Aaku puja, Sindhura Puja to Hanuman are the best pujas to observe today. Click here to Read Shani Gayatri Mantram, Shani Graha Moola Mantram, Adhidevata & Pratyadhidevata Mantrams..
Shani Trayodashi is one of the best days for the natives who are suffering from Sadesati Shani (Elinati Shani), Ashtama Shani or Kantak Shani to pacify Shani Bhagawan.
5th August 2017 was also observed as Shani Trayodashi.
Panchang, Shani Trayodashi – 19 August 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:08 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:52
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 28:20 Chandrastama (Moonset) 16:58
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwadashi – 07:17
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Trayodashi – 28:38*
Nakshatra Punarvasu – 19:09
Yoga Siddhi – 15:01
Karana Garaja – 17:56
Skipped Karana : Vanija – 28:38*
Purnimanta Month Bhaadrapada
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 09:19 – 10:54
Gulika Kalam: 06:08 – 07:43
Yama Gandam: 14:05 – 15:41
Malayalam Calendar – Chingam Month
Kannada Calendar – Shravana Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Aavani Masam
Bengali Calendar – Bhadra Month
Nepali Calendar – Bhadra Month
Telugu Calendar – Shravana Masam
Marathi Calendar – Shravan Mahina
Gujarati Calendar – Shravan Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna – 13:37:39
Amrita Kalam 16:56 – 18:25
Abhijit: 12:04 – 12:55
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:34* – 28:02*
Durmuhurthams: 06:59 – 07:50