Shukra Moodam 2011 and 2012 – Sukra Moudyami in Khara Year

Shukra moodam, also known as Sukra Moudyami or Shukra Lop, is considered as bad period in Hinduism. As per the beliefs and traditions, no auspicious program or shubh karya is performed during the period of Sukra moodami. In 2011-2012, Khara nama samvatsaram, Shukra moodam starts on 22 July 2011, Friday and ends 18 September 2011, […]

Guru Moodami and Shukra Moudyami – Bad Days in Hindu Calendar

Moodami means the darkness in Sanskrit. When the grahas (planets) Brihaspati or Guru (Jupiter) and Shukra (Venus) near the Sun (Surya), the Moodami occurs. The planet which nears the Sun loses its energy and power. The darkness occurs in the time of planetary motion. The two Navagrahas, Brihaspati and Shukra are good and prosperous planets. […]