Amavasya July 2015 Date and Time – No Moon Day in July 2015 in Hindu Calendar

Amavasya is the no moon day in a month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. Amavasya July 2015 date is July 16, Thursday. Amavasya time is - 6:12 AM on July 15 to 6:13 AM on July 16. The Amavasya Vrat is on July 15, 2015. Shradh and Tarpan are marked on July 15 in some regions. Snan, dhan are performed on July 16 in all regions.

The July 16 Amavasya is the Adhik Ashada Amavasi in North India. In other regions also it is the Adhik Ashada Amavasi.

Amavasya is the darkest day in a traditional Hindu month and is considered both auspicious and inauspicious by different Hindu communities.

There are many Hindus who undertake a fast on Amavasi. Some devotees only take a single meal on the day.

Adik Ashada month ends in traditional calendars followed in North India, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka on July 16.