Vanagauri Vratham (Vanagauri Shashti Puja) is an auspicious day to perform Vanagauri Puja. In 2018, Vanagauri Vratham date is June 18.
It falls on Shukla Paksha Shashti in Jyeshta Month as per Hindu calendar. Vanagauri Mata is believed as the ruler of Vana (Forests). She safeguards forests and the living beings in the forests.
This puja is observed with utmost gaiety in Vindhyachala Vindhyavasini temple as Vindhyavasini Puja. Aranyagauri Vratham (Aranyaka Shashti) is another name for Vanagauri Shashti Puja.
In 2018 – It falls in Aani Masam of Tamil calendar, Midhunam Month of Malayalam calendar and Ashar Month in Bengali Panjika.
Panchang, Vanagauri Shashti Puja 2018 – 18 June
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:45 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:10
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)10:19 Chandrastama (Moonset)23:33
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Panchami – 08:55
Nakshatra Magha – 26:47*
Yoga Harshana – 10:45
Karana Kaulava – 19:44
Purnimanta Month Jyeshtha
Amavasyanta Month Jyeshtha
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 07:25 – 09:06
Gulika Kalam: 14:08 – 15:49
Yama Gandam: 10:47 – 12:28
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha
Amrita Kalam 24:32* – 26:02*
Abhijit: 12:01 – 12:54
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 15:33 – 17:03
Durmuhurthams: 15:36 – 16:29