Dakshinayanam, Pitrayana: (Karka Sankraman, Karkataka Sankranti)

Dakshinayanam (Pitrayana) is also referred as Karka Sankraman or Karkataka Sankranti. On this day, Sun enters into Karkataka (Karka) rashi (Cancer). In 2021, Dakshinayana starts on July 16 as per the South Indian Panchangams. According to North Indian calendars, Dakshinayana punya kaal starts on June 21, 2021. Karka Sankranthi or Karkataka Sankranti indicates ending of […]

Monthly Sankranti 2014, Sankramana Punyakalam Timings in 2014

Monthly Sankranti 2014, Sankramana Punyakalam Timings in 2014, Maasa Sankranti dates in 2014, Sankranti Punyakalam timings 2014.. Monthly Sankranti (Maasik Sankramana) means the transmigration of the Sun from one Rashi (constellation of the zodiac) to the next. As Sun transmits from one to another zodiac once in a month, there are 12 Sankrantis in a […]