Somvati Amavasya Sankalp Mantra | Sankalpa Mantram to chant on Somavathi Amavasya

Somvati Amavasya is the most auspicious Amavasya day to worship Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva, and Pitru Devatas or dead ancestors. Somavathi Amavasya, also known as Ama Somvar Vrata, was observed by King Yudhistira to get noble successors for his dynasty. Sankalpa Mantra for Somvati Amavasya puja is the most auspicious prayer to chant which is […]

Somvati Amavasya Story, Vrat Katha, Legend

The story, vrat katha of Somvati Amavasya is associated with the daughter of a moneylender and a washerwoman… The story goes like this…. Once upon a time, a moneylender lived in a village with his wife, seven sons and a daughter. All of his sons got married but the daughter was yet not married. A […]

Role of women in Somvati Amavasya Vrata

Most of the Hindu religious women observe Somavara Amavasya Vrata (fasting) in order to have a happy and long married life. On the day of Somavara Amavasya, women tie a sacred thread around the peepal tree’s trunk and worship it. They also with folded hand circumambulate 108 times the peepal tree. On its roots, women […]

Somvati Amavasya, 4 February 2019

4 February 2019 is Somvati Amavasya. This Amavasya is known as Magha Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. It is Paush Amavasya as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars (Pushya Amavasya). Holy dip or performing punya snan on this Amavasya in Triveni Sangam of Allahabad, Haridwar, and Varanasi is highly meritorious. 4 February 2019 is Makara Maasa […]

Somvati Amavasya, Amavas on Somavar: Importance & spiritual significance

Somvati Amavasya, Amavas which falls on Somvar (Monday), is considered as auspicious day for Hindu devotees. Significance of Somvati Amavasya – Somvati Amavas Mahatmya: The importance and significance of Somvati Amavasya is narrated by Bhishma to Dharma Raj in the Mahabharat. Devotees believe that taking a holy dip in sacred rivers such as Ganga, Yamuna, Godavari, […]

Somvati Amavasya October 2018

Somvati Amavasya, Amasomvar Vrat, is an auspicious to perform Shiva Puja and many other pujas mentioned in the Scriptures. Somvati Amavasya is observed on the No Moon which falls on Somavar (Monday). In October 2018, there will be a Somvati Amavasya on October 8. 8 October Somvati Amavasya is Ashwin Amavasya in North Indian Hindi […]

Somvati Amavasya 2018

Somvati Amavasya, Amavasya which falls on Somvar (Monday) is an auspicious occasion. It has great significance for Shiva Puja, Surya Puja, Vishnu Puja, Durga Puja and Pitru Tharpana Puja. In 2018, Somvati Amavasya comes only once. 16 April 2018 Somvati Amavasya is Vaishakh Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. It is Chaitra Amavasya in Telugu, […]

Somvati Amavasya | 18 December 2017

18 December 2017 is Somvati Amavasya, Amasomvar Vrata. It is auspicious to perform Shiva Puja and many other pujas mentioned in the Scriptures. Somvati Amavasya is observed on the No Moon which falls on Somavar (Monday). 18 December 2017 Somvati Amavasya is Poush Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. It is Margashirsha Amavasya in Telugu, Kannada, Marathi […]

Somavati Amavasya, 21 August 2017

21 August 2017 is Somvati Amavasya. Somavati Amavasya (Somvati Amavas vrat / Amasomvar Vrat) is an auspicious Amavasya day which falls on Monday. It falls in Bhadrapad month (Bhadrapad Amavasya) in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Shravan month (Shravan Amavasya) in Amavasyant Chandramana Panchang followed in Maharashtra, Gujarati, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. This Amavasya is Aavani Masam […]

Somvati Amavasya, 4 July 2016

4 July 2016 is Somvati Amavasya Vrata (Ama Somavara Vratham). Somvati Amavasya (Ama Somvar Vrata) is observed on Amavasya or No Moon day which falls on Somvar or Monday. As Amavasya (4 July) falls on Monday in July 2016, it is observed as Somvati Amavasya. This Somvati is Jyeshta Amavasya as per Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada […]

Somvati Amavasya: 12 October 2015

12 October 2015 is Somvati Amavasya. As it falls on Monday, it is observed as Somavati Amavasya (Ama Somavar Vrata). This No Moon is also referred to as Mahalaya Amavasya or Sarva Pithru Amavasya. Amavasya of October 2015 falls on Ashwin Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Bhadrapada Month Amavasya as […]

Somvati Amavasya Snan in Haridwar & Prayag Sangam

Somvati Amavasya is the No Moon day that falls on Somavar or Monday. On Somvati Amavasya day, Punya Snan or holy dip is performed by devotees in Haridwar and Prayag Triveni Sangam. Ganga Snan is considered as utmost auspicious during Somvati. Tens of thousands of devotees converge along the river banks of Ganga on Amavasya. […]

Somvati Amavasya, 18 May 2015

18 May 2015 is Somvati Amavasya. Somvati Amavasya (Amasomvar Vrat) is an auspicious to perform Shiva Puja and many other pujas mentioned in the Scriptures. Somvati Amavasya is observed on the No Moon which falls on Somavar (Monday). 18 May 2015 Somvati Amavasya is Jyeshta Amavasya in North Indian Hindi calendars. It is Vaishakh Amavasya in Telugu, […]

Somvati Amavasya, 8 July 2013 (Today)

Somvati Amavasya in July 2013, Somvati Amavasya July 2013 date – Somvati Amavasya, 8 July 2013. Somvati Amavasya, also known as Ama Somvar Vrata, is observed on Amavasya or No Moon day which falls on Somvar or Monday. As Amavasya (8 July) falls on Monday in July 2013, it is observed as Somvati Amavasya. This Somvati […]

Amavasya, 11 March 2013

Today, 11 March 2013 is Amavasya (Somvati Amavasya), No Moon day in Hindu calendar. This Amavasya is known as Falgun Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendar. And in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada and Telugu calendars it is Magha Amavasya. Amavasya 11 March 2013 Timings Amavasya of March 2013 begins at 26.27 hrs on 10th March […]

Somvati Amavasya 2013

Somvati Amavasya, Amavasya which falls on Somvar (Monday) is an auspicious occasion. It has great significance for Shiva Puja, Surya Puja, Vishnu Puja and Durga Puja. In 2013, Somvati Amavasya comes three times: in March, July & December months. Somvati Amavasya March 2013 Somavati Amavasya of March 2013 falls on 11 March. It is Phalguna […]

Sarva Pithru Amavasya, 15 October 2012 (Mahalaya Amavasya)

Today, 15 October 2012 is Sarva Pithru Amavasya, Mahalaya Amavasya, Somvati Amavasya. It marks the end of Pitru Paksha Mahalaya, the fortnight dedicated to dead ancestors. This Mahalaya Amavasya is even more auspicious as it falls on Monday (Somvati Amavasya). Amasomvar Vrat is performed on this day. Punya snan, Ashwattha Pujan (worship of peepal tree), […]

Amavasya 2012: Amavasya 2012 dates, No Moon day Calendar 2012

Here is the list of Amavasya 2012 dates or No Moon days in 2012. Amavasya or No Moon day is an important day in Hindu calendar. Amavasya is considered inauspicious in many calendars in India but Tamil Panchang considers it as auspicious. Check this article for Amavasya 2013 dates As per North Indian Hindi calendars […]

Amavasya, 23 January 2012

Today, 23 January 2012 is Amavasya. It is observed as Somvati Amavasya, Mauna Amavasya, Thai Amavasya, Magh Amavasya or Paush Amavasya. Amavas has begun at 2.20 PM on 22 January & ends at 1.10 PM on January 23. As it falls on Monday (Somvar), it is observed as Somvati Amavasya. This is significant as Somvati […]

Somvati Amavasya 2012, Somvathi Amavasya dates in 2012

Somvati Amavasya, also known as Ama Somvar Vrata, is observed on Amavasya or No Moon day which falls on Somvar or Monday. In 2012, there will be two Somvathi Amavasya days. The first Somvati Amavasya date is January 23, 2012 and the second one is on October 15, 2012. Devotees keep fasting during Somvati Amavasya […]