Upanayanam dates 2012, Upanayana Muhurthams 2012

The list of Upanayanam dates in 2012 or Upanayana Muhurthams 2012 are given here. Upanayanam or Yagnopaveetha Dharana is the sacred thread ceremony generally performed to Brahmins boys who are under 16 year-old.

Upanayanam is known as Upanayanam in Malayalam, Punal in Tamil, Odugu or Upanayanamu in Telugu, Upanayana or Munji in Kannada, Janeu in Hindi, Munja in Marathi, Munji in Konkani, Lagundeoni in Assamese, Uponayon in Bengali, Brata Ghara in Oriya, Bratabandra in Nepali, Mekhal in Kashmiri, Munji or Noola Madimme in Tulu, Yagnopavit in Gujarati, and Janya in Sindhi.

You can get good and auspicious Upanayana muhurats in 2012. Every muhurtham is included with tithi, vaaram, nakshatram, lagnam, and the best time.

Upanayanam Muhurthas in January 2012

25 January 2012, Wednesday – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya – dhanista nakshatra – Meena lagna – best time = 9.51 am.

28 January 2012, Saturday – Shukla Paksha Panchami – uttara bhadrapada nakshatra – Meena lagna – best time = 9.40 am.

30 January 2012, Monday – Shukla Paksha Saptami – Ashwini nakshatra – Meena lagna – best muhurta = 9.32 am.

Upanayana dates in February 2012

2 February 2012, Thursday – Shukla paksha dasami – rohini nakshatra – meena lagna – good time = 9.21 am.

4 February 2012, Saturday – shukla paksha dwadasi – mrugashira nakshatra – meena lagnam – auspicious muhurat = 9.11 am.

12 February 2012, Sunday – Krishna paksha panchami – hastha nakshatra – meena lagna – auspicious time = 8.39 am.

26 February 2012, Sunday – Shukla paksha chaturthi – Ashwini nakshatram – meenam lagna – best muhurta = 7.43 am.

Upanayanam muhurthams in March 2012

4 March 2012, Sunday – Shukla paksha ekadashi – punarvasu nakshatram – meena lagnam – best muhurtha = 7.16 am.

9 March 2012, Friday – Krishna paksha pratipada – uttara nakshatram – meena lagnam – best muhurat = 6.56 am.

12 March 2012, Monday – Krishna paksha chaturthi – swathi nakshatra – meena lagnam – best time = 6.43 am.

14 March 2012, Wednesday – Krishna paksha saptami – anuradha nakshatra – meena lagnam – best muhurtha – 6.35 am.

Upanayanam Muhurats and dates in April 2012

8 April 2012, Sunday, Dwitiya – Swati Nakshatra – Mithuna lagna – auspicious muhurat = 11.41 AM

14 April 2012, Saturday, Navami – Uttarashada nakshatra – Mithuna lagna. Auspicious muhurtham = 11.18 AM

16 April 2012, Monday, Ekadasi – Dhanishta nakshatra – Mithuna lagna. Muhurtha = 11.10 AM

25 April 2012, Wednesday, Chaturthi – Mrigashira nakshatra – Mithuna lagnam. Time = 10.34 AM

26 April 2012, Thursday, Panchami – Mrigasira nakshatram – Vrishabha lagna. Best time = 7.41 AM

28 April 2012, Saturday, Saptami – Punarvasu nakshatra – Mithuna lagna. Auspicious time = 10.22 AM

28 April 2012, Saturday, Saptami – Punarvasu nakshatra – Karkataka lagna. Best time = 11.19 AM

29 April 2012, Sunday, Ashtami – Pushya Nakshatra, Karka lagna. Auspicious muhurat = 11.16 AM

Upanayana dates in May 2012, Upanayanam Muhurthams

30 May 2012, Wednesday, Navami – Uttara nakshatra, Karka lagna. Auspicious time = 8.50 AM to 11.02 AM

31 May 2012, Thursday, Ekadasi – Hasta nakshatra, Karkataka lagna. Shubh muhurat = 8.46 AM to 10.58 AM

Upanayana dates in June 2012, Upanayanam Muhurthams June 2012

1 June 2012, Friday, Dwadasi – Chitra Nakshatra, Mithuna Lagna. Time: 6.30 AM to 8.42 AM

13 June 2012, Wednesday, Navami – Uttarabhadra Nakshatram, Mithuna Lagna. Time: 5.42 AM to 7.54 AM

13 June 2012, Wednesday, Dasami – Revathi Nakshatram, Mithuna Lagna. Time: 5.42 AM to 7.54 AM

13 June 2012, Wednesday, Dasami – Revati Nakshatra, Karkataka Lagna. Time: 7.54 AM to 10.06 AM

14 June 2012, Thursday, Dashami / Ekadasi – Revathi Nakshatra, Mithuna Lagnam. Time: 5.38 AM to 7.50 AM

14 June 2012, Thursday, Dashami – Revathi Nakshatra, Karka Lagnam. Time: 7.50 AM to 10.02 AM

15 June 2012, Friday, Ekadasi – Ashwini Nakshatra, Karkataka Lagna. Time: 7.47 AM to 9.59 AM

There is no good muhurat for Upanayanam in 2nd week of June 2012 & 1st half of July 2012.

Upanayanam Muhurthams in July 2012

25 July 2012, Wednesday, Saptami – Hastha Nakshatram, Simha Lagna. Time: 7.21 AM to 9.27 AM

26 July 2012, Thursday, Ashtami – Chitra Nakshatra, Simha Lagnam. Time: 7.17 AM to 9.23 AM

28 July 2012, Saturday, Dashami – Anuradha Nakshatra, Simha Lagna. Time: 7.09 AM to 9.15 AM

Upanayanam Muhurtham dates in August 2012

2 August 2012, Thursday, Purnima – Sravana Nakshatra, Simha Lagna. Time: 6.49 AM to 8.55 AM

3 August 2012, Friday, Dwitiya – Dhanista Nakshatra, Simha Lagnam. Time: 6.45 AM to 8.51 AM

8 August 2012, Wednesday, Sashti – Ashwini Nakshatra, Simha Lagna. Time: 6.25 AM to 8.31 AM

12 August 2012, Sunday, Dashami – Rohini Nakshatram, Simha Lagnam, Time: 6.09 AM to 8.15 AM

13 August 2012, Monday, Ekadashi – Mrigashira Nakshatra, Simha Lagna. Time: 6.05 AM to 8.11 AM

There is no Shubh Muhurat for Upanayanam in 2nd half of August 2012, September 2012 and October 2012 as the period is Adhika Bhadrapada Month and Nija Bhadrapada Month.

Upanayanam dates & Muhurthams in November 2012

3 November 2012, Saturday, Chaturthi – Mrigashira Nakshatram, Dhanur Lagna. Time: 9.13 AM to 11.22 AM

21 November 2012, Wednesday, Navami – Shatabhisha Nakshatra, Makara Lagna. Time: 10.13 AM to 12.05 noon

23 November 2012, Friday, Ekadashi – Uttarabhadra Nakshatram, Makar Lagna. Time: 10.05 AM to 11.57 AM

24 November 2012, Saturday, Ekadasi – Revati Nakshatra, Makara Lagna, Time: 10.01 AM to 11.53 AM

25 November 2012, Sunday, Dwadashi – Ashwini Nakshatra, Makar Lagna., Time: 9.57 AM to 11.49 AM

30 November 2012, Friday, Dwitiya (Vidiya) – Mrugashira Nakshatra, Makara Lagnam. Time: 9.38 AM to 11.30 AM

Upananayana Muhurthams in December 2012

2 December 2012, Sunday, Chaturthi – Punarvasu Nakshatra, Makara Lagna. Time: 9.30 AM to 11.22 AM

3 December 2012, Monday, Panchami – Pushya Nakshatra, Makara Lagna, Time: 9.26 Am to 11.18 AM

8 December 2012, Saturday, Dashami – Hastha Nakshatra, Makar Lagna. Time: 9.06 AM to 10.58 AM

9 December 2012, Sunday, Ekadashi – Chitra Nakshatra, Makar Lagna. Time: 9.02 AM to 10.54 AM

17 December 2012, Monday, Panchami – Dhanista Nakshatra, Kumbha Lagnam. Time: 10.22 AM to 12.01 noon

22 December 2012, Saturday, Dashami – Revati Nakshatra, Kumbh Lagna. Time: 10.02 AM to 11.41 AM

23 December 2012, Sunday, Ekadasi – Ashwini Nakshatra, Kumbha Lagna. Time: 9.58 AM to 11.37 Am

26 December 2012, Wednesday, Trayodasi / Chaturdashi – Rohini Nakshatra, Kumbha Lagnam. Time: 9.46 AM to 11.25 AM

27 December 2012, Thursday, Chaturdashi – Mrigashira Nakshatra, Kumbh Lagna. Time: 9.42 AM to 11.21 AM

29 December 2012, Saturday, Pratipada (Padyami) – Punarvasu Nakshatra, Kumbh Lagna. Time: 9.34 AM to 11.13 AM

30 December 2012, Sunday, Dwitiya (Vidiya) – Pushyami Nakshatra, Kumbha Lagnam. Time: 9.30 AM to 11.09 AM

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  1. ayush says:

    We want perform upnayan of My nephew ayush . His rashi is vrishchic and jyesta nakshatra. Is it suitable if we do it in march 2012 or should we wait for a favourable period. Is their a gurubal next year for him

  2. Anjani Kumar says:

    Please update upnayan muhurt for June 12 onwards

  3. anjel says:

    my two brothers Anuj Jha & Kailash Jha his date of birth 29 january 1994 & 4july 1996.
    We want to conduct his upanayanam in the month of april/may/june 2012. Please suggest suitable date and muhuratam.
    you can send email me anuj.jha2012@gmail.com
    I’m waiting your reply

  4. chitra says:

    Sir, my son’s DOB is 20.1.89 and his star is Aridra and father’s is hasta and shall we do his upanayanam on april 8th 2012 . What about gurubal and tarabal.

  5. Subhasish says:

    Dear Sir,

    Our son was born on 13th May 2000, can you please suggest a date for Upanayan in July / August 2012? Is he eligible for Upanayan at this time?


  6. Prasanna Rao says:

    Please provide suitable dates for upanayam in October 2012 for our son Arun Rao date of birth 15 th Feb 1998, time 9.45 am sunday, star- Astham.

  7. srinivas says:

    sir, my son is in u s a,we want perfrom upanayanam there in usa losangiles.star swathi,thularsi, pl give muhrthas in this year. ramakrishna

  8. Prodosh Sen says:

    Dear Sir,

    My son Protyoy (Bengali Vaidya Brahmin) was born on 23/03/2001 at 7-15 AM and I would like to organize his Upanayanam on 31st May 2012.

    Will the date be auspicious for him? Kindly advise.

    best regards,

  9. avk says:

    SIR, I want to upanayanam for my son.DOB- 31-12-2003,revathi ,meena rasi. upanayanam during iam to may. kindly good muhurtha days for advice. thanks .

  10. P V Kamalakar Rao says:


    Pranams. We are of Apsthambhasutra,Yajur shaka Niyogi brahmins and
    intend to perform Upanayanam for our son chi.Shrimanth DOB 30.12.2004
    , 11.08 PM @ Berhampur, Orissa. Makha Nakshatra.

    My Star is Swati 1st pada and that of my wife is krittika . We
    request you to kindly suggest a suitable muhurtam for all three of us
    from April 2012 onwards and oblige.


  11. Smita Khapli says:

    My sons date of birth is 18 Oct 2005. I want Upanayan in December 2012 or Jan 2013.Which dates are ideal for him. Please advice.
    Smita Khapli

  12. C.Nagabhushan says:

    Sir, Kindly let me know the good days to perform upanyanam to my son:
    The details of my son is as below:
    Name: C. Sai Kalyan
    Nakstra: Chitta 1padam Raasi: Kanya
    My details:
    Name : C. Nagahushan
    Nakstra: Anuradha 2 padam Raasi: Vrischika

  13. Parimala says:


    We propose to perform the Upanayanam for my Elder Son R.U.Lakshminarasimha
    DOB – 09-06-1997
    Time 4.30 pm
    Nakshtra – Pushya
    Lagna – Tula
    Rashi – Karkataka

  14. nanhe kumar singh says:

    sir my son name shivam kumar singh date of birth is 23/01/2000 time 9.22 pm sunday birth place visakhapatnam(AP).
    what is the best time and date for upnayanam sanskar.

    nanhe kumar singh


    Sir, My son Kanishka Chakrabarti DOB 28.07.1999 – Kashvya Gotra, is there any date in the month of June and July 2012 for Upanayan as per Bengali Panjika.

    Kamal Chakrabarti

  16. SRINIKETHAN says:



  17. Krishna Kumar Tiwari says:

    Sir, Pranam, My son Anand whose D.O.B. is 15.07.2000. I want to perform the upanayan sanskar of my son. Kindly suggest a date in last week of April 2012.Please advise the best time to perform the same.

  18. Anagha says:

    We would like to know if there are any good dates for upanayanan between 15th July to 5th Sept time frame. Both grandparents are going to be in US that time so we would like our kids age 12 and 5’s upanayanan to be done during that time period.


  19. Mahesh k. Jani says:


    Please give me muhurtha for my son ( NIhar M. Jani DOB 26/05/2002) for upnayan sanskar in January 2013.

  20. igprao says:

    kindly let me know muhurtham for boy. dob 08-mar-2002.
    time 09.55 AM. place:Greenville. Southcarolina. usa.
    muhurthams during jun & jul.2012. thanking u.

  21. Roopa says:

    We request an auspicious date for my son for Upanayana. Any dates in May and Jun?
    Veda: Rig
    Gothra: Vashishta
    Name: Shishir Vasanth
    Rashi: Meena
    Nakshatra: Poorvabhadra
    Birth time: Aug 14th, 2003 at 19:45 hours( New Jersey, USA )

  22. hitesh says:

    my son d.o.b is 16-03-2001 i want to know the best time for yagnopvit for him as soon as possible

  23. TOULIK SINGHA says:

    Sir, Toulik’s(my son) date of birth is 5th January’2001. Kindly advise me a date for upanayana in the month of February’2013 or March’2013.


  24. D. Bhattaharya says:

    I want to perform thread ceremony of my son in the year 2013. His date of birth is 04/08/2000. Pls let me know dates for the year.

  25. sushmeta says:

    i need to do the thread ceremony of my son born on 9 April 2001 in
    Houston USA. can you tell me best moorath in June 2012 or the best moorath for him

  26. s venkatesh says:

    My son name is V.Mahesh DOB 29-11-1999 Magha nakshathra time of Birth 10.47 AM. Kindly suggest a date for upanayana between May-2012 to June 2012

  27. pavan kumar says:

    Our son’s star is visakha – 4. His date of birth – 21.10.1990 at 10.10am. Please indicate a suitable date for his upanayanam preferably in June or July 2012.

  28. Avinash Deshmukh says:

    What are the auspicious dates for Upanayanam for Maharastrians before September 2012.

    Please advise.

  29. rangachary says:

    Pranam. We are Shrivaishnavites. My sons DOB is 12.09.1990. Chitta.
    Pl let us know the suitable muhurtham for Upanayanam.

  30. Guru says:

    Dear Sir , My son born on 7/12/2003. Now we want perform upanayanam for him and date given is 31st may 2012 Please guide me is it good day ?

  31. Anuradha says:

    Sir, My son born on 24-03-1998, Shravana Nakshatram, Ekadasi Thidhi. When can we perform Upanayanam for him as per Telugu panchangam.

  32. Sanjay Alulkar says:

    My son’s D.O.B. is 14/06/2002. (time – 07:05 evening)
    Rashi (star) — cancer
    We want to perform upnayanam for him .
    Could you suggest me the suitable dates and muhurtam’s , in the month of November / December

  33. Sanjay Alulkar says:

    We want to preform upnayana ceremony for my son.
    His name is kaustubh.
    His D.O.B. 14/06/ 2002.
    His rashi ( sign) is cancer (kark).
    Could you advice me suitable dates in the month of
    November/ December 2012.

  34. Krishnan says:

    Dear Sir,

    We want to perform upanayana ceremony for my son in May/june:
    Name Vikram Krishnan
    DOB 10/11/1998
    Gothram Vadula
    Nakshatram Pushyam


    G Krishnan

  35. K.PRAKASH says:

    Dear Sir,
    My son is born on 9th october 1998 and we intend to perform his Upanayana during Oct’12 to November ’12.

    His nakshyatra is Rohini nakshatra

  36. Rama says:

    i request you to give me the dates for upanayanam for my son born may 1st 2003, star : bharani, Rashi : rishabam.
    mother’s star : rohini, father’s star : pooratadhi

    Thanx in advance

  37. rama says:

    dob. 1st may 2003, star : bharani , rashi: rishabam.
    mother’s star : rohini, fathers’ star : pooratadhi.
    please give dates to perform upanayanam in may 2013

  38. karunasree says:

    Dear sir

    My son date of birth is 21st october 2000 time evening 6.25
    can I perform his thread ceremony on 23rd November 2012 at 11.17 am please give advice

  39. Anay Tiwari says:

    My DOB is 13.04.2000, Time 7;30 PM {Night], Place-Durg, {Chhattisgarh]. Kindly provide Upnayan Muhurth in Jan 2013 to May 2013.


    Anay Tiwari,
    Kashyap Gotra

  40. pulijala pavan kumar says:

    good morning ,let me known upanayanamuhurtham
    my dob is14-7-1988 morning 5am.my star is punaravasu’raasi is midunam.

  41. Vidvatam says:

    which lagna is good for upanayanam sravana nakshatra

  42. srinivasapadmanaban says:

    Dear sir
    please inform the best upanayanam muhurtham dates for my son in the month of MAy 2013 & particulars are
    DOB: 29/10/2013
    Star: Anusham
    Place of birth; Namakkal in tamil nadu

  43. Brahmani says:

    good muhurtham in march 2003 for anuradha nakshatra

  44. Tanulata says:

    what is the lagnam tomorrow at 6 25 a m as per est

  45. Nirguna says:

    shasti is good for upanayanam muhurtham for punarvasu nakshatra

  46. Harinakshi says:

    which date in april13 is auspcious for grihparvesh

  47. Ekavira says:

    why do you have to get your upanayanam at an odd age

  48. Mayukh says:

    Born on 29/11/1999 What is the moon sign and nakshatra

  49. Chitraksh says:

    what are the factors to be looked into in fixing the upayanam muhurtam?

  50. Vaishnodevi says:

    what is right to perform upanayanam star is moola nakshatra