Yama Dvitiya 2020 | Yam Dwitiya

Yama Dvitiya or Yam Dwitiya is the last day of five-day Diwali celebrations. In 2020, Yama Dwitiya date is November 16. Yam Dwitiya is also called as Bhai Dhooj or Bhai Bij or Bhai Beej.

In South India, it is called as Yama Dwitiya. Legend of Yama Dwitiya is associated with the God of death – Yama Dharma Raj. He visit his sister Yamis home on this day.

In North India, it is widely celebrated as Bhai Dhooj. In Bengal this festival is celebrated as Bhai Phonta or Bhai Phota. Bhai Tika is the other name of this festival in Nepal.

Daily Panchang – Yam Dwitiya 2020, 16 November

प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, प्रतिपद – द्वितीय तिथि, अनुराधा नक्षत्र, अतिगण्ड योग बालव करण – कौलव करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:45 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:38
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)07:40 Chandrastama (Moonset)18:51

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 07:05
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 27:56*
Nakshatra Anuradha – 14:36
Yoga Atiganda – 19:11
Karana Balava – 17:27
Skipped Karana : Kaulava – 27:56*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 08:06 – 09:28
Gulika Kalam: 13:33 – 14:54
Yama Gandam: 10:50 – 12:11

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2077 (Kartik Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Vrischikam Month 1196 (Vrischikam Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Karthika Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Karthikai Month (Karthigai Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1427

Nepali Calendar – Mangshir Maas 2077

Telugu Calendar – Karthika Masam (Karthikam)

Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula – 07:09:48
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Vrischika

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 28:23* – 29:50*
Abhijit: 11:49 – 12:33

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 19:41 – 21:08
Durmuhurthams: 14:43 – 15:27

Yama Dwitiya in Previous Years

In 2019, Yama Dwitiya date is October 29.

In 2019, Yama Dwitiya date is November 9.

In 2017, Yama Dwitiya date was October 21.

In 2016, Yama Dwitiya date was November 1.

In 2015, Yama Dwitiya date was November 13.

In 2014, Yama Dwitiya date was October 25.

In 2013, Yama Dwitiya date was November 5.

Yama Dwitiya 2012 date was November 15.

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