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Amavasya 2017 Date and Time – Amavasi Calendar in 2017 - The No moon Day in Hindu Calendar 2017

Amavasya is known as the no moon day in traditional Hindu calendar. In 2017, there are 12 Amavasya. Mahalaya Amavasi in 2017 is on September 19. Below are the Amavasya dates in Amavasya 2017 in Hindu Calendar based on Indian Standard Time. 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 2017.

(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 2017 Dates

October 19, 2017, Thursday 

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 11:33 PM on October 18, 2017 to 11:42 PM on October 19, 2017.
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and southern parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 12:13 AM on October 19, 2017 to 12:42 AM on October 20, 2017.

Auspicious days and festivals - Diwali - Lakshmi Puja

November 18, 2017, Saturday
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 2:57 PM on November 17, 2017 to 4:07 PM on November 18, 2017.
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from Time is from 3:30 PM on November 17, 2017 to 5:12 PM on November 18, 2017.

December 18, 2017, Monday - Somvati Amavas
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from 9:10 AM on December 17, 2017 to 11:09 AM on December 18, 2017.

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 9:29 AM on December 17, 2017 to 12:01 PM on December 18, 2017.

Amavasya 2018 Dates

January 16 and 17, 2018, Tuesday and Wednesday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - Time is from AM on January 16, 2018 to AM on January 17, 2018.

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 

Time is from 5:11 AM on January 16, 2018 to 7:47 AM on January 17, 2018.

Mauni Amavasya in North India. Thai Ammavasi in Tamil Nadu. Triveni Amavas in Orissa.

February 15, 2018, Thursday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - PM on February 15, 2017 to  PM on February 16, 2018
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 12:47 AM on February 15, 2018 to 2:35 AM on February 16, 2018.

There is Surya Grahan on Solar Eclipse on the day but it is not visible in India.

March 17, 2018, Saturday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 6:18 PM on March 16 to 6:41 PM on March 17

Vikram Samvant 2074 ends on March 17.
Shaka Era 1939 ends on March 17.

Gudi Padwa (Marathi New Year) is marked on March 18
Ugadi (New Year in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana) is marked on March 18
Vikram Samvant 2075 begins on March 18 as per Thakur Prasad and Kashi Panchang.

April 16, 2018, Monday Somvati Amavas
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and southern parts of Rajasthan) - 8:37 AM on April 15 to 7:27 AM on April 16.
Somvati Amavas - from sunrise on April 16, 2018 to 7:27 AM on April 16.

May 15, 2018, Tuesday
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 7:47 PM on May 14 to 5:18 PM on May 15.

Auspicious days - Shani Jayanti, Savitri Brata, Phalharini Kalika Puja and Vat Savitri Vrat are observed on May 15, 2018

June 13, 2018, Wednesday
Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) -  4:34 AM on June 13 to 1:13 AM on June 14

July 13, 2018, Friday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 12:01 PM on July 12 to 8:18 AM on July 13

August 10, 2018, Friday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 
Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - 7:08 PM on August 9 to 3:28 PM on August 10

Auspicious days and festivals - Aadi Amavasya in Tamil Nadu - Karikidaka Vavu Bali in Kerala - Hariyali Amavasi in North India - Gatari Amavasya in Maharashtra - Bheemana Amavasi in Karnataka.

September 9, 2018, Sunday

Time in South, North and Eastern parts of India - 

Time in western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and parts of Rajasthan) - Time is from 2:42 AM to 11:31 PM on September 9, 2018.

Auspicious days and festivals Mahalaya is marked on September 19. Shradh rituals are to be performed on Sept 19, 2017 as per most panchangs and calendars. Mahalaya Pitru Paksha Shradh is also on September 19.

Auspicious days and festivals - Pithori AmavasyaBail PolaPolala AmavasyaKusha or Kushagrahini Amavas 

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