18 September 2023 is Thadiya Gauri Vratham, Shodasha Gauri Puja, 16 Kudumula Thadde. It is also referred to Haritalika Gauri Vratham.
It is a festival observed in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Usually, Hartalika Teej is observed in Bhadrapada Masam. In North Indian states, Thadiya Gauri Vratham is celebrated as Hartalika Teej Vrat and in Karnataka it is observed as Swarna Gauri Vrata or Gowri Habba.
This vratham falls on the third day of Shukla Paksha in Bhadrapada Masam as per Telugu calendar.
Thadiya Gauri Vratha Katha, the story associated with this vratam, explains the legend of the importance and sanctity of the severe penance of Goddess Parvati Devi for Lord Shiva after Sati balidaanam during Daksha Yagnam.
Panchangam, Shodasha Gauri Thadiya Vratham – 18 September 2023
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:57 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:11 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 08:30 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 08:06 PM
Tithi : Tritiya upto 12:39 PMChaturthi
Nakshatra : Chitra upto 12:08 PMSwati
Karana : Garaja upto 12:39 PM, Vanija upto 01:14 AM, Sep 19, Vishti,
Yoga : Indra upto 04:24 AM, Sep 19, Vaidhriti,
Weekday : Somawara,
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1945 Shobhakrit
Chandramasa : Bhadrapada – Purnimanta Bhadrapada – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2080 Nala
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit : 11:40 AM to 12:29 PM
Amrit Kalam : 04:23 AM, Sep 19 to 06:06 AM, Sep 19
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 07:29 AM to 09:01 AM
Yamaganda : 10:33 AM to 12:04 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 01:36 PM to 03:08 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 12:29 PM to 01:18 PM 02:55 PM to 03:44 PM
Varjyam : 06:07 PM to 07:50 PM
Vinayaka Chavithi Vrathakalpam with detailed instructions..