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Amavasya in June 2017 – Time and Date of Amavas or No Moon Day in June 2017

Amavasya June 2017 date based on Hindu calendar in India. Also referred as Amavasi or Amavas, it is the no moon day in a month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. Amavasya June 2017 date is Saturday, June 24. The Amavasya Time - begins at 11:50 AM on June 23, 2017 and ends at 8:01 AM on June 24.

As the Amavasya ends on Saturday morning it is known as Shani Amavasi.

As per traditional North Indian calendar it is the Amavasya in Ashada month. In other regions it is the Jyeshta Amavasi.

Halharini Amavasya is observed on the day in certain regions in North India.

Amavasi 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.

Jyeshta month ends in traditional calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka on the day.