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Amavasya 2019 Date and Time – Amavasya Calendar in 2019 - The No moon Day in Hindu Calendar 2019

Amavasya is known as the no moon day in traditional Hindu calendar. In 2019, there are 12 Amavasya. Mahalaya Amavasya in 2019 is on September 28. Below are the Amavasya 2019 dates in Hindu Calendar based on Indian Standard Time. Time for Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Pondicherry, Jammu and Kashmir, Manipur, Tripura, Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram and Andaman and Nicobar is given separately. Time for Gujarat, Maharashtra, Dadar Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, northern parts of Karnataka (having a border with Maharashtra) and South Rajasthan having a border with Gujarat is given separately.

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 Amavasya. 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.

(Please note that in some regions Amavasi might start a day early and overlap into the next day).

Amavasya days is based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

Amavasya 2019 Dates

September 2019

September 28, 2019, Saturday (Shani Amavasya)
  • Snan, Vrat, Daan and Shradh is to be performed on September 28
  • Mahalaya Shradh is on September 28, 2019
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 2:45 AM on September 28 to 12:20 AM on September 29.

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and southern parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 3:46 AM on September 28 to 11:46 PM on September 28, 2019.

Auspicious days and festivals
  • Mahalaya Sarva Pitru Paksha Shradh is marked on September 28. 
  • Shradh rituals are to be performed on September 28, 2019, as per most panchangs and calendars.
  • Mahalaya Durga Puja is also on September 28.

October 2019

October 28, 2019, Monday - Somvati Amavasya
  • Shradh and Vrat is to be performed on October 27
  • Snan and Daan is to be performed on October 28
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 11:51 AM on October 27 to 9:43 AM on October 28, 2019.

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from Time is from Time is from 12:23 PM on October 27, 2019 to 9:08 AM on October 28, 2019.
  • Diwali (Oct 27)
  • Lakshmi Puja (Oct 27)
  • Somvati Amavasya time is sunrise to 9:43 AM on October 28

November 2019

November 26, 2019, Tuesday - Somvati Amavasya 
  • Snan, Vrat, Daan and Shradh is to be performed on November 26
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 10:27 PM on November 25 to 8:57 PM on November 26, 2019.

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from Time is from Time is from 10:40 PM on November 25 to 8:35 PM on November 26, 2019.

    December 2019

    December 26, 2019, Thursday
    • Shradh and Vrat is to be performed on December 25
    • Snan and Daan is to be performed on December 26
    Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 11:05 AM on December 25 to 10:27 AM on December 26, 2019.

    Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 11:17 AM on December 25 to 10:43 AM on December 26, 2019.

    Yellu Amavasya in Karnataka
    Margazhi Moolam in Tamil Nadu

    Amavasya 2020 Dates

    January 2020

    January 24, Friday
    • Snan, Daan and Shradh is marked on Jan 24
    • Vrat is also on January 24
    Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 2:18 AM on January 24 to 3:12 AM on January 25, 2020.

    Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of South Rajasthan) - Time is from is from 2:18 AM on January 24 to 3:12 AM on January 25, 2020.
    • Mauni Amavasya in North India is on January 24. 
    • Thai Amavasya in Tamil Nadu is on January 24. 
    • Triveni Amavasya in Orissa on January 24.

    February 2020

    February 23, 2020, Sunday 
    • Snan, Daan, Vrat and Shradh is to be performed on Feb 23
    Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India -   PM on February 22 to  on February 23

    Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 7:03 PM on February 22 to 9:02 PM on February 23.

    March 2020

    March 24, 2020, Tuesday (Somvati Amavasya)
    • Snan, Daan, Vrat and Shradh is to be performed on March 24
    Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India -  PM on March 23 to PM on March 24.

    Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 12:30 PM on March 23 to 2:58 PM on March 24.

    Somvati Amavasya from 12:30 PM on March 23 to before sunrise on March 24.
    • Vikram Samvat 2076 ends on March 24.
    • Shaka Era 1941 ends on March 24.
    • Gudi Padwa (Marathi New Year) is marked on March 25
    • Ugadi (New Year in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana) is marked on March 25
    • Vikram Samvat 2077 begins on March 25 as per Thakur Prasad and Kashi Panchang.

    April 2020

    April 22 and April 23, 2020, Wednesday and Thursday
    • Shradh and Vrat is to be performed on April 22
    • Daan and Snaan is to be performed on April 22
    Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - on April 22 to on April 23.

    Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 5:38 AM on April 22 to 7:56 AM on April 23.

    May 2020

    May 22, 2020, Friday
      • Snan, Daan, Vrat and Shradh is to be performed on May 22
      Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - PM on May 21 to PM on May 22.

      Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of Rajasthan) - 9:36 PM on May 21 to 11:09 PM on May 22.

      June 2020

      June 21, 2020, Sunday
      • Snan, Daan, Vrat and Shradh is to be performed on June 21
      Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - on June 20 to on June 21

      Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) -  11:52 AM on June 20 to 12:11 PM on June 21
      • Shani Jayanti
      • Savitri Brata
      • Phalaharini Kali Puja 
      • Vat Savitri Vrat 

      July 2020

      July 20, 2020, Monday
      • Snan, Daan, Vrat and Shradh is to be performed on July 20
      Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - on July 20 to on July 21

      Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of Rajasthan) - 12:10 AM on July 20 to 11:03 PM on July 20.

      Auspicious days and festivals -

      August 2020

      August 19, 2020, Wednesday
        • Snan, Vrat, Daan and Shradh is to be performed on August 19
        Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India -  on August 18 to  on August 19.

        Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 10:40 AM on August 18 to 8:11 AM on August 19.

        Auspicious days and festivals -
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