29 December 2020 is Datta Jayanti (Vyavaharika Dattatreya Jayanthi – Laukika Datta Jayanti). It is the first appearance day of Lord Dattatreya who is the incarnation of Trimurtis – Lord Shiva, Vishnu & Brahma.
Vyavaharik Datta Jayanti is observed on Margashirsha Purnima whereas Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi in Margashirsha Month is celebrated as Shastriya Datta Jayanti.
Datta Jayanti is celebrated with utmost fervor in Sri Datta Kshetrams like – Sripada Sri Vallabha Kshetram of Pithapuram in Andhra Pradesh, Gangapur Sri Dattatreya Temple (Nrusimha Saraswati Kshetram) in Gulbarga district of Karnataka, Akkalkot Niwasi Shri Swami Samartha Temple in Solapur district of Maharashtra.
Click here to know Dattatreya Jayanti Puja Procedure, Datta Pujan Vidhi with mantras and slokas.
Daily Panchangam, Datta Jayanti – 29 December 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:11 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:47
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:11 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturdashi – 07:53
Nakshatra Mrigashirsha – 17:32
Yoga Shukla – 16:13
Karana Vishti – 20:29
Purnimanta Month Margashirsha
Amavasyanta Month Margashirsha
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 15:08 – 16:27
Gulika Kalam: 12:29 – 13:48
Yama Gandam: 09:50 – 11:09
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Dhanu
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna
Amrita Kalam 08:03 – 09:46
Abhijit: 12:08 – 12:50
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:25* – 28:07*
Durmuhurthams: 23:08 – 24:02*