Amavasya 2015 - 2016 Date and Time – Amavasi Calendar in 2015 - The No moon Day in Hindu Calendar 2015



In 2015, there are 12 Amavasya. Mahalaya Amavasi in 2015 is on October 12. Below are the Amavasya dates in Amavasya 2015 - 2016 in Hindu Calendar based on Indian Standard Time. Amavasya is known as the no moon day in traditional Hindu calendar. It is the darkest day in the Hindu month and also the last day in a month in the traditional Hindu calendars followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra. There are many Hindus who undertake a complete fast on Amavasi. Some Hindu communities only take a single meal on the day. The day is considered apt for doing Tarpan and Shradh for dead parents and other relatives.

Here are the Amavasi dates in 2015 - 2016.

(Please note that in some regions Amavasi might start a day early and overlap into the next day).
Amavasya days in 2015 based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

Amavasya 2015 Dates

May 18, 2015, Monday, Somvati Amavasya  - Shani Jayanti
Time is from 11:10 AM on May 17 to 9:29 AM on May 18
Somvati Amavasya time is from sunrise to 9:29 AM on May 18
Shani Jayanti is observed on May 17 in western parts of India.

June 16, 2015, Tuesday
Time is from 8:04 PM on June 15 to 7:08 PM on June 16

July 16, 2015, Thursday
Time is from 6:12 AM on July 15 to 6:13 AM on July 16

August 14, 2015, Friday Aadi Amavasya - Karikidaka Vavu Bali in Kerala
Time is from 6:19 PM on August 13 and ends at 7:18 PM on August 14, 2015

September 13, 2015, Sunday
Time is from 8:51 AM on September 12 to 10:39 AM on September 13.

October 12, 2015, Monday - Mahalaya - Pitrupaksha Shradh ends - Somvati Amavasya
Time is from 1:48 AM on October 12 and ends at 3:55 AM on October 13

November 11, 2015, Wednesday - Diwali - Lakshmi Puja - Kali Puja
Time is from 8:14 PM on November 10, 2015 to 9:58 PM on November 11, 2015.

December 11, 2015, Thursday
Time is from 2:39 PM on December 10, 2015 to 3:31 PM on December 11

Amavasya 2016 Dates

January 9, 2016, Saturday

February 8, 2016, Monday - Somvati Amavasya

March 9, 2016, Wednesday

April 7, 2016, Thursday

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