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Chollangi Amavasya

Chollangi Amavasya is observed on the no moon day (Amavasi) on the Paush Amavasya day as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Chollangi Amavasya 2025 date is January 29.

Chollangi is a village near Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. Situated on the banks of Godavari River, the village is a point where seven streams of Godavari merges with the Bay of Bengal.

Chollangi Amavasya is one of the most auspicious dates during the Sapta Sagara Yatra. The yatra is a pilgrimage to the seven mouths of Godavari River. It is believed that taking holy dip here will help in getting sin redemption. It is also believed that ancestors will bless their living relatives on earth on the day with peace, prosperity and good health. Thousands perform it to achieve desire fulfillment.

Thousands of people arrive at Chollangi to take bath in the holy Godavari River on the Chollangi Amavasya day.