Shubhakruth Nama Samvatsaram marks the Hindu Year 2022-2023. It is the 36th year in 60-year Hindu calendar cycle (Prabhavaadi).
This Shubhakruth Nama Samvatsaram marks the 1955885123rd year of the creation (Srushyadhi Gatha Saurabdha), 5123rd year of Kaliyuga Shatabdha, 2079th year in Vikram Samvat abdha,1944th year of Shalivahana Shaka Abdha, 2093-2094 year of Sri Aadi Shankaracharya Abdha, 1005th year of Sri Ramanuja Abdha, 75-76th year of Bharatha Svatantra Shaka.
This Hindu Year is Rakshas Samvatsar in Vikram Samvat 2079 year. 1197-1198 Kolla Varsham year in Malayalam Calendar, 2078-2079 year in Gujarati Calendar, 1428-1429 year in Bengali Calendar, 2078-2079 year in Nepali Patro.
This Hindu year begins on 2 April 2022, Ugadi (Chaitra Shukla Pratipada), and ends on 21 March 2023. There is no Adhika Masam this year.
According to Astrology, Shani (Saturn) holds three portfolios including the position of Raja (King), Sasyadhipati and Neerasadhipati; Guru (Brihaspati, Jupiter) becomes the Mantri (Chief Minister) this time while Budha (Mercury) becomes the controller of three portfolios – Senadhipati (Chief of Army), Arghadhipati and Meghadhipati; Shukra (Venus) and Chandra (Moon) to hold the positions of Dhanyadhipati and Rasadhipati respectively.
Shubhakruth Nama Samvatsara will witness Praneeta River Pushkarams in April 2022.
There will be Sampurna Chandra Grahanam (Total Lunar Eclipse) on 26 May 2021 and Pakshika Chandra Grahanam (Partial Lunar Eclipse) on 19 November 2021; Kankanakara Surya Grahanam (Annular Solar Eclipse) on 10 June 2021 and Sampurna Surya Grahanam (Total Solar eclipse) on 4 December 2021.