Vishnupathi Punyakalam in August 2021 is Sun in Leo Vishnupathi (transition of Surya Bhagawan into Simha rashi). Vishnupati August 2021 date is August 17.
It is the 3rd Vishnupathi in 2021 year. On the day of Vishnupati, nine hour period from 1.30 in the late night to 10.30 in the morning is referred as Vishnupathi Punya kaalam.
Vishnu pati punya kaalam is one of the most important celebrations for Vaishnavites and the Vaishnava temples. On Vishnupathi day, in many temples Kumbhabhishekam or Mahakumbhabishekam or Sahasra Kumbhabishekam are performed.
Vishnu Sahasranama sankeerthana (recital of Vishnu Sahasranamam), Bhagavatha Parayanam, and recital Vishnu Purana & Purusha Suktha are performed on Vishnu Pati day.
Next Vishnupathi will be in November 2021.
Panchang, 17 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:51 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:59 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 02:39 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 01:10 AM, Aug 18
Tithi : Dashami upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Ekadashi
Nakshatra : Jyeshtha upto 01:35 AM, Aug 18 Mula
Yoga : Vaidhriti upto 12:04 AM, Aug 18 Vishkambha
Karana : Taitila upto 04:28 PM Garaja upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Vanija
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Mangalawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:59 AM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:19 PM to 06:50 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 03:42 PM to 05:20 PM
Yamaganda : 09:08 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:25 PM to 02:03 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:29 AM to 09:21 AM 11:20 PM to 12:03 AM, Aug 18
Varjyam : 08:18 AM to 09:48 AM