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Sri Adi Sankara Paramparagatha Moolamnaya Sarvagnya Peetam

Devi Kamakshi
Sri Adi Sankara Paramparagatha Moolamnaya Sarvagnya Peetam

Hevilambi Samvatsara
Kali Yugam 5119 Shalivahana Shaka 1939
April 14, 2017 ~ April 13, 2018

DEVI KAMAKSHI
One of the most important aspect of Devi Parashakti was Dakshayani (Sati) who was born after The temple contains five sources of intense energy and power in the form of :
intense prayers by the King Daksha and his consort Queen Prasuti. Dakshayani got married to Lord 1) Bilakasham: This is source from where the Devi Kamakshi has taken a form. Thus Goddess
Shiva inspite of her fathers dislike for Lord Shiva. Legend has it that inspite of Lord Shiva not giving Kamakshis birthday is celebrated during the Month of Aippasi in the nakshatram of
his permission for Sati to attend her fathers Yagna, she still went there but only to hear her fathers Purvaphalguni, by performing abhishekam of about 1,008 litres of milk to the bilakasham.
heaps of insults about her husband Lord Shiva. Unable to bear the insults and recognising that she 2) Tapas Kamakshi: The Mother Kamakshi is found performing intense penance standing on fire
could not return back to her husband, whose permission she had not obtained, she cursed her on her left leg and the right leg folded to touch her navel.
father Daksha and jumped into the Dakshas yagna immolating herself. 3) The main idol of Devi Kamakshi sitting in padmasan with 4 hands
4) Yoni Peetam in front of the Devi Kamakshi, in which we still find the Sri Chakram carved by
Lord Shiva, extremely angry, intuitively grasped the turn of events, rushed to the yagna site, picked Sri Adi Sankara himself to mollify the urgra form of the Devi Kamakshi.
up the body of his wife Sati on his shoulders and started dancing the Tandava Nritya or the dance 5) Bangaru Kamakshi: The word Bangaru means Gold. This Golden Kamakshi was located in
of destruction, which threatened to consume the universe. In order to calm Lord Shivas anger, a separate shrine within the Kamakshi Temple. During the Muslim invasion about 250 years
Lord Vishnu despatched the Sudarshan Chakra which cut Satis body to 51 pieces which then fell back, the Kanchi Sankaracharya, at that time, took this idol to safety and went to Tanjavur
on different parts of earth which we now recognise as Shakti Peetam. Devi Kamakshi temple in under the invitation of the King. The Bangaru Kamakshi was installed in a temple there and till
Kanchipuram is where the navel of the Goddess fell and thus is called the Nabhi Sthanam. There this date daily pooja is being performed. The Mahakumbhabhishekam of the Bangaru Kamashi
is also another legend that Goddess Kamakshi successfully performed intense penance here to temple took place on March 23, 2017.
obtain Lord Shiva as her consort once again on earth.

The Mahakumbhabhishekam of the Kamakshi temple took place on 9th, February 2017, with the blessings of Hh Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji and Hh Sri Sankaravijayendra Saraswati Swamiji.

SRI ADI SANKARA BHAGAVADPADACHARYA


Sri Adi Sankara Bhagavadpadacharya (509 BC ~ 477 BC) was At the age of 32, Adi Sankara ascended the Sarvagna Peetam at the
born in Kaladi, Kerala to a brahmin couple, Shivaguru and his Kamakshi Temple in Kanchipuram and later attained samadhi there
wife Aryamba, by the grace of Sri Lord Vadukunathar, on Vaishaka itself merging himself with Goddess Kamakshi. His Adhistanam or
Shukla Panchami (5th day) Sunday, 509 B.C., Nandana Samvatsara, Samadhi Stal is located in the outer praharam of the Kamakshi
in the constellation Punarvasu, and in the lagna of Dhanus. He Temple at Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.
travelled throughout Bharatam to propagate the preservation
of the Vedas and to re-establish the philosophy of Advaitam or
Birthplace of Sri Adi Sankaracharya:
Absolute Monism.
It is well known that Adi Sankaracharya was born at Kaladi, Kerala.
Adi Sankara established four Shishya mutts around the four corners It has been the age old tradition for the pregnant mothers to
of India and finally established the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, give birth to their first child at their parents house. Similarly Sri
Kanchipuram, becoming its first Guru. The establishment dates of Sankaras mother went to her parents house and gave birth to
the various Mutts are as follows: Sri Adi Sankaracharya at her mothers ancestral house. Chinmaya
1. Dwaraka Mutt 490 B.C. International Foundation is maintaining Mother Aryambas
2. Jyotir Mutt 485 B.C. ancestral house located in Veliyanad at Edakkattuvayal village,
3. Govardhana Mutt 484 B.C. Ernakulam, Kerala. This area in Ernakulam was in Kaladi which was
4. Kudali-Sringeri Mutt 483 B.C. encompassing all these regions (Ernakulam etc) in those days,
5. Kanchi Kamakoti Mutt 481 B.C. which later got broken / separated and renamed as Veliyanad etc.

Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam


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69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

APRIL 2017
Panguni (Meena): Mar 14 - Apr13 Chithirai (Mesha): Apr 14 - May 14
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date
14
Festival
Tamil New Year, Sankatahara Chaturthi
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
19 56. Sri Sarvajna Sadasiva Bodhendra Saraswati Rameswaram
22 Sarva Ekadashi Chaturthi Panchami
03:39 am 05:50 pm

30 1
24 Mahapradosham
26 Amavasya
29 Akshaya Triteeya
30 Sri Adi Sankara Jayanthi Mrigashirsha Krithika
08:33 am 04:53 am
Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi
03:16 pm 01:05 pm 11:21 am 10:04 am 09:16 am 08:55 am 09:00 am

2 Rohini
3
Mrigashirsha Arudra
4 Punarvasu
5 Pushya
6 Ashlesha
7 Magha
8 P. Phalguni
02:54 am 01:14 am 11.59 pm 11:12 pm 10:52 pm 11:00 pm 11:34 pm
Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi
09:30 am 10:23 am 11:38 am 01:15 pm 03:11 pm 05:24 pm 07:48 pm

9 P. Phalguni
10 U. Phalguni
11 Hasta
12 Chitra
13 Swati
14 Vishakha
15 Anuradha
00:33 am 01:54 am 03:37 am 05:42 am 08:06 am 10:47 am 01:40 pm
Panchami Sashti Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami
10:16 pm 00:36 am 02:37 am 04:07 am 04:55 am 04:54 am

16 Jyeshta
17 Moola
18 Poorvashada
19 Uttarashada
20 Uttarashada
21 Shravana
22 Dhanishta
04:39 pm 07:33 pm 10:11 pm 00:20 am 01:51 am 02:36 am
Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya
04:04 am 02:26 am 00:04 am 09:08 pm 05:45 pm 02:09 pm 10:29 am 06:55 am

23 Shatabhisha
24 P. Bhadrapada
25
U.Bhadrapada Revati
26 Ashwini
27 Bharani
28 Krithika
29 Rohini
02:32 am 01:40 am 00:05 am 09.55 pm 07:20 pm 04:31 pm 01:39 pm 10:57 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Apr 01 - Apr 11 Krishna Paksham: Apr 12 - Apr 26
Shukla Paksham: Apr 27 - May 11
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

May 2017
Chithirai (Mesha): Apr 14 - May 14 Vaikashi (Vrishabha): May 15 - June 14
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
6 Sarva Ekadashi 01 40. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi
8 Mahapradosham 00:49 am 10:31 pm 08:51 pm 07:51 pm 07:29 pm 07:44 pm 08:30 pm 03 26. Sri Prajnanaghanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

1 2 3 4 5 6
9 Narasimha Jayanthi 09 39. Sri Sachitvilasendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
10 Chitra Pournami 09 47. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Thiruvannamalai
14 Sankatahara Chaturthi 14 30. Sri Bodhendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
Arudra Punarvasu Pushya Ashlesha Magha P. Phalguni
22 Sarva Ekadashi 20 07. Sri Anandaghanendra Saraswati Srisailam
06:37 am 05:16 am 04:33 am 04:29 am 05:02 am 06:09 am
23 Mahapradosham 24 03. Sri Sarvajnatmanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya
25 Sarva Amavasya 09:42 pm 11:16 pm 01:07 am 03:12 am 05:28 am 07:51 am 30 06. Sri Suddhanandendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

7 8 9 10 11 12 13
30 50. Sri Chandrachudendra Saraswati Gadilam
31 23. Sri Satchitsukhendra Saraswati Jagannathapuri

U. Phalguni Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta


07:45 am 09:44 am 12:02 pm 02:35 pm 05:19 pm 08:13 pm 11:11 pm
Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami
10:17 am 12:38 pm 02:46 pm 04:31 pm 05:42 pm 06:11 pm 05:51 pm

14 Moola
15 Moola
16 Poorvashada
17 Uttarashada
18 Shravana
19 Dhanishta
20 Shatabhisha
02:08 am 04:57 am 07:26 am 09:26 am 10:48 am 11:24 am
Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya
04:41 pm 02:43 pm 12: 03 am 08:47 am 05:07 am 01:14 am 09:18 pm 05:31 pm

21P. Bhadrapada
22
Uttarabhadrapada
23 Revati
24 Ashwini
25 Bharani
26
Krithika Rohini
27 Mrigashirsha
11:12 am 10:10 am 08:24 am 06:02 am 03:14 am 00:11am 09:05pm 06:08 pm
Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
02:04 pm 11:07 am 08:47 am 07:10 am

28 Arudra
29 Punarvasu
30 Pushya
31 Ashlesha
03:31 pm 01:25 pm 11:57 am 11:14 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Apr 27 - May 11 Krishna Paksham: May 12 - May 26
Shukla Paksham: May 27 - Jun 09
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

68th Sankaracharya - Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamiji

JUNE 2017
Vaikashi (Vrishabha): May 15 - June 14 Aani (Mithuna): June 15 - July 15
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
5 Sarva Ekadashi 01 16. Sri Ujjwala Sankarendra Saraswati Kashmir
Sapthami Ashtami Navami
6 Mahapradosham 06:20 am 06:14 am 06:51 am 02 61. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Tiruvottiyur

1 2 3
7 Vaikashi Vishakam 03. 17. Sri Gowda Sadasivendra Saraswati Triambakeshwar
8 Sri Kanchi Mahaperiyaval Jayanthi 03 53. Sri Purnananda Sadasivendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

9 Pournami 04. 01 Sri Adi Sankara Bhagvadpadacharya Kanchipuram


Magha P. Phalguni U. Phalguni 24 25. Sri Satchidanandaghanendra Saraswati Gokarna
13 Sankatahara Chaturthi
11:15 am 12:01 pm 01:27 pm 29 35. Sri Chitsukhendra Saraswati Sakya Mountains
20 Sarva Ekadashi
Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai
22 Mahapradosham 08:03 am 09:42 am 11:42 am 01:56 pm 04:16 pm 06:39 pm 09:00 pm

4 5 6 7 8 9 10
23 Sarva Amavasya

Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha Anuradha Jyeshta


03:25 pm 05:48 pm 08:28 pm 11:19 pm 02:15 am 05:12 am
Dwithiya Trithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami
11:15 pm 01:18 am 03:02 am 04:22 am 05:08 am 05:15 am

11 Moola
12 Poorvashada
13 Uttarashada
14 Shravana
15 Dhanishta
16 Shatabhisha
17 P. Bhadrapada
08:05 am 10:51 am 01:22 pm 03:33 pm 05:15 pm 06:22 pm 06:48 pm
Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya
04:38 am 03:16 am 01:11am 10:28 pm 07:14 pm 03:38 pm 11:49 am 08:00 am

18
Uttarabhadrapada
19 Revati
20 Ashwini
21 Bharani
22 Krithika
23 Rohini
24 Mrigashirsha
06:29 pm 05:27 pm 03:44 pm 01:27 pm 10:45 am 07:49 am 04:49 am
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami
04:21 am 01:01 am 10:12 pm 08:00 pm 06:33 pm 05:53 pm 06:00 pm

25
Arudra Punarvasu
26 Pushya
27 Ashlesha
28 Magha
29 P. Phalguni
30 U. Phalguni
01:58 am 11:26 pm 09:23 pm 07:58 pm 07:17 pm 07:24 pm 08:16 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: May 27 - Jun 09 Krishna Paksham: Jun 10 - Jun 24
Shukla Paksham: Jun 25 - Jul 09
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

JULY 2017
Aani (Mithuna): June 15 - July 15 Aadi (Katakam): July 16 - Aug 16
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
4 Sarva Ekadashi 02 12. Sri Chandrasekhara Saraswati Seshachalam
Sapthami Ashtami Ashtami
6 Mahapradosham 08:06 am 09:46 am 06:51 pm 03 48. Sri Advaitananda Bodhendra Saraswati Chidambaram

30 31 1
Guru Pournima, Vyasa puja, 05 31. Sri Bhramanandaghanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
9
Chaturmasya Vratham begins 05 63. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Kumbakonam
16 Dakshinayana Punyakalam begins 08 02. Sri Sureswaracharya Kanchipuram
19 Smartha Ekadashi Chitra Swati Hasta 08 10. Sri Sureswara Saraswati Kanchipuram
07:23 am 09:40 am 09:51 pm 09 54. Sri Vyasachala Mahadevendra Saraswati Vyasachalam
21 Mahapradosham
Navami Dashami Ekadashi Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi 23 38. Sri Abhinava Sankarendra Saraswati Imayadooth Caves
23 Aadi Amavasya 08:19 pm 10:15 pm 00:29 am 02:51 am 05:14 am 07:31 am
23 41. Sri Gangadharendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

2 3 4 5 6 7 8
26 Aadi Pooram 23 46. Sri Sandranandabhodendra Saraswati Thiruvannamalai
27 Naga Panchami
28 Rig Veda Upakarma
Chitra Swati Swati Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta Moola
00:00 am 02:36 am 05:27 am 08:25 am 11:21 am 02:11 pm
Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
09:36 am 11:25 am 12:56 pm 02:03 pm 02:44 pm 02:55 pm 02:33 pm

9Poorvashada
10 Uttarashada
11 Shravana
12 Dhanishta
13 Shatabhisha
14P. Bhadrapada
15P. Bhadrapada
04:48 pm 07:09 pm 09:11 pm 10:49 pm 00.00 am 00:41 am
Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi
01:37 pm 12:05 pm 10:00 am 07:25 am 04:27 am 01:12 am 09:49 pm 06:27 pm

16
Uttarabhadrapada
17
Revati Ashwini
18 Bharani
19 Krithika
20 Rohini
21 Mrigashirsha
22 Arudra
00:48 am 00:20 am 11:19 pm 09:45 pm 07:45 pm 05:25 pm 02:53 pm 12:20 pm
Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
03:15 pm 12:22 pm 09:57 am 08:08 am 07:01 am 06:38 am 07:01 am

23 Punarvasu
24 Pushya
25 Ashlesha
26 Magha
27 P. Phalguni
28 U. Phalguni
29 Hasta
09:53 am 07:44 am 06:01 am 04:52 am 04:24 am 04:40 am 05:41 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Jun 25 - Jul 09 Krishna Paksham: Jul 10 - Jul 23
Shukla Paksham: Jul 24 - Aug 07
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

August 2017
Aadi (Katakam): July 16 - Aug 16 Aavani (Simham): Aug 17 - Sept 16
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
3 Sarva Ekadashi 01 57. Sri Paramasivendra Saraswati Tiruvenkadu
Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi
4 Varalakshmi Vratham 11:53 am 02:13 pm 04:36 pm 06:52 pm 08:51 pm 02 29. Sri Purnabhodendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

1 2 3 4 5
5 Mahapradosham 07 20. Sri Muka Sankarendra Saraswati Godhavari
7 Pournami, Raksha Bandhan 15 21. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Kashi

Sri Kanchi Sankaracharya 16 24. Sri Chitsukhendra Saraswati Ganapathiphule


8 Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamigal Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta Moola Poorvashada
Jayanthi, Gayatri Japam 12:21 pm 03:16 pm 06:13 pm 09:02 pm 11:35 pm

11 Sankatahara Chaturthi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami
10:28 pm 11:40 pm 00:25 am 00:42 am 00:33 am 11:57 pm 10:56 pm

6 7 8 9 10 11 12
14 Gokulashtami
15 Aadi Kritikkai
18 Sarva Ekadashi
19 Mahapradosham Uttarashada Uttarashada Shravana Dhanishta Shatabhisha P. Bhadrapada Uttarabhadrapada
21 Sarva Amavasya 01:47 am 03:33 am 04:53 am 05:46 am 06:13 am 06:14 am

Vinayaka Chaturthi, Sama Veda Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi
25 09:31 pm 07:45 pm 05:39 pm 03:17 pm 12:43 pm 10:01 pm 07:17 am
Upakarma

13 Revati
14 Ashwini
15 Bharani
16 Krithika
17
Rohini Mrigashirsha
18 Arudra
19 Punarvasu
05:50 am 05:04 am 03:57 am 02:31 am 00:50 am 10:59 pm 09:04 pm 07:09 pm
Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami
04:38 am 02:09 am 11:59 pm 10:15 pm 09:02 pm 08:27 pm 08:31 pm 09:17 pm

20 Pushya
21 Ashlesha
22 Magha
23 P. Phalguni
24 U. Phalguni
25 Hasta
26 Chitra
05:23 pm 03:51 pm 02:43 pm 02:04 pm 02:01 pm 02:36 pm 03:52 pm
Sashti Sapthami Sapthami Ashtami Navami
10:41 pm 00:36 am 02:52 am 05:17 am

27 28 29 30 31
Lunar Eclipse
(Aug 07/08, 2017)
Eclipse begins : 10:53 pm
Mid : 11:50 pm Swati Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta Jyeshta
Eclipse ends : 12:48 am 05:45 pm 08:10 pm 10:57 pm 01:54 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Jul 24 - Aug 07 Krishna Paksham: Aug 08 - Aug 21
Shukla Paksham: Aug 22 - Sept 06
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

68th Sankaracharya - Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamiji

September 2017
Aavani (Simham): Aug 17 - Sept 16 Purattasi (Kanya): Sept 17- Oct 16
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
2 Sarva Ekadashi 10 59. Sri Bhagavannama Bodhendra Saraswati Govindapuram
Dashami Ekadashi
3 Mahapradosham 07:36 am 09:38 am 11 33. Sri Satchidanandaganendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

1 2
4 Onam 17 44. Sri Purnabhodendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
Pournami, Vishwaroopa Yatra, 27 45. Sri Paramasivendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
6 Mahalayam paksham begins, Yajur 29 19. Sri Marthanda Vidyaghanendra Saraswati Godhavari
Veda Upakarma Moola Poorvashada
9 Sankatahara Chaturthi 04:47 am 07:25 am

16 Sarva Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya


11:12 am 12:14 pm 12:41 pm 12:32 pm 11:52 am 10:43 am 09:12 am

3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Mahapradosham, Sanyastha
17
Mahalayam
19 Sarva Mahalaya Amavasya
21 Sarada Navaratri begins Uttarashada Shravana Dhanishta Shatabhisha P. Bhadrapada Uttarabhadrapada Revati
28 Mahashtami 09:37 am 11:18 am 00:25 pm 12:57 pm 12:58 pm 12:31 pm 11:43 am
29 Mahanavami, Saraswathi Pooja Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi
30 Vijaya Dashami 07:24 am 05:23 am 03:14 am 01:01 am 10:48 pm 08:36 pm 06:29 pm 04:30 pm

10 Ashwini
11 Bharani
12 Krithika
13 Rohini
14 Mrigashirsha
15 Arudra
16 Punarvasu
10:37 am 09:20 am 07:56 am 06:28 am 05:01 am 03:36 am 02:16 am
Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Pradipata Dwithiya Trithiya
02:42 pm 01:07 pm 11:52 am 10:59 am 10:34 am 10:41 am 11:23 am

17 Pushya
18
Ashlesha Magha
19 P. Phalguni
20 U. Phalguni
21 Hasta
22 Chitra
23 Chitra
01:06 am 00:07 am 11:24 pm 11:01 pm 11:03 pm 11:34 pm 00:38 am
Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami
12:39 pm 02: 27 pm 04:40 pm 07:08 pm 09:36 pm 11:49 pm

24 Swati
25 Vishakha
26 Anuradha
27 Jyeshta
28 Moola
29 Poorvashada
30 Uttarashada
02:16 am 04:26 am 07:03 am 09:58 am 00:57 pm 03:48 pm 06:16 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Aug 22 - Sept 06 Krishna Paksham: Sept 07 - Sept 20
Shukla Paksham: Sept 21 - Oct 06
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

OCTOBER 2017
Purattasi (Kanya): Sept 17- Oct 16 Aippasi (Thula): Oct 17- Nov 15
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal

1 Sarva Ekadashi 05 36. Sri Chitsukhanandendra Saraswati Kanchipuram


Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya
3 Mahapradosham 01:35 am 02:44 am 03:08 am 02:49 am 01:47 am 00:09 am 10:03 pm 07:36 pm 29 22. Sri Paripurna Bodhendra Saraswati Jagannathapuri

1 2 3 4 5 6 7
5 Pournami
8 Sankatahara Chaturthi
15 Sarva Ekadashi
Shravana Dhanishta Shatabhisha P. Bhadrapada Uttarabhadrapada Revati Ashwini
17 Mahapradosham 08:10 pm 09:23 pm 09:52 pm 09:40 pm 08:50 pm 07:31 pm 05:51 pm
Naraka Chaturdashi snanam before Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami
18
sunrise, Deepavali, Tula snanam begins 04:58 pm 02:16 pm 11:38 am 09:09 am 06:55 am 04:59 am 03:21 am

8 9 10 11 12 13 14
19 Sarva Amavasya, Lakshmi Pooja
25 Skanda Sashti
31 Sarva Ekadashi
Bharani Krithika Rohini Mrigashirsha Arudra Punarvasu Pushya
03:58 pm 02:02 pm 12:09 pm 10:26 am 08:58 am 07:46 am 06:54 am
Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai
02:03 am 01:05 am 00:26 am 00:08 am 00:13 am 00:41 am 01:37 am

15 Ashlesha
16 Magha
17 P. Phalguni
18 U. Phalguni
19 Hasta
20 Chitra
21 Swati
06:21 am 06:07 am 06:12 am 06:39 am 07:27 am 08:39 am 10:18 am
Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami
03:00 am 04:51 am 07:06 am 09:37 am 12:15 pm 02:44 pm 04:51 pm

22 Vishakha
23 Anuradha
24 Jyeshta
25 Moola
26 Poorvashada
27 Uttarashada
28 Uttarashada
12: 23 pm 02:54 pm 05:45 pm 08:49 pm 11:52 pm 02:42 am
Navami Dashami Ekadashi
06:20 pm 07:03 pm 06:55 pm

29 Shravana
30 Dhanishta
31 Shatabhisha
05:03 am 06:44 am 07:38 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Sept 21 - Oct 06 Krishna Paksham: Oct 07 - Oct 20
Shukla Paksham: Oct 21 - Nov 04
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

68th Sankaracharya - Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamiji

November 2017
Aippasi (Thula): Oct 17- Nov 15 Kartigai (Vrischika): Nov 16 - Dec 15
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
Tulasi Vivaham, Brindavana Dwadasi, 03 Sri Govinda Bhagavatpadacharya Omkareshwar
1 Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami
Mahapradosham 05:56 pm 04:11 pm 01:46 pm 10:52 am 06 09. Sri Kripa Sankarendra Saraswati Vindhya Hills

1 2 3 4
3 Pournami, Annabhisekham 10 42. Sri Bhramanandaghanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
7 Sankatahara Chaturthi 10 49. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
14 Sarva Ekadashi 10 58. Sri Atmabodhendra Saraswati Vadamambalam
15 Mahapradosham P. Bhadrapada Uttarabhadrapada Revati Ashwini 12 28. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
07:41 am 06:56 am 05:29 am 03:29 am 14 64 Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Kumbakonam
18 Sarva Amavasya
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami 19 18. Sri Yogatilaka Surendra Saraswati Ujjain
30 Sarva Ekadashi 07:39 am 04:18 am 00:58 am 09:51 pm 07:03 pm 04:41 pm 02:50 pm 01:30 pm
24 32. Sri Chidanandaghanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

Bharani
5 Krithika
6 Rohini
7 Mrigashirsha
8 Arudra
9 Punarvasu
10 Pushya
11 Ashlesha
25 05. Sri Jnananendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

01:06 am 10:31 pm 07:56 pm 05:30 pm 03:22 pm 01:39 pm 12:26 pm 11:43 am


Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya
12:42 pm 12:25 pm 12:35 pm 01:10 pm 02:09 pm 03:29 pm 05:11 pm

12 Magha
13 P. Phalguni
14 U. Phalguni
15 Hasta
16 Chitra
17 Swati
18 Vishakha
11:33 am 11:51 am 12:36 pm 01:46 pm 03:18 pm 05:11 pm 07:25 pm
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
07:14 pm 09:36 pm 00:11 am 02:54 am 05:34 am 07:57 am

19 Anuradha
20 Jyeshta
21 Jyeshta
22 Moola
23 Poorvashada
24 Uttarashada
25 Shravana
09:58 pm 00:48 am 03:51 am 07:00 am 10:03 am 12:49 pm
Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi
09:50 am 11:02 am 11:24 am 10:51am 09:26 am

26 Dhanishta
27 Shatabhisha
28 P. Bhadrapada
29
Uttarabhadrapada
30 Revati
03:04 pm 04:38 pm 05:21 pm 05:13 pm 04:13 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Oct 21 - Nov 04 Krishna Paksham: Nov 05 - Nov 18
Shukla Paksham: Nov 19 - Dec 03
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

December 2017
Kartigai (Vrischika): Nov 16 - Dec 15 Margazhi (Dhanur): Dec 16 - Jan 13
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
1 Mahapradosham, Bharani Deepam 04 13. Sri Satchidghanendra Saraswati Kaththerikuppam
Trayodashi Dwadashi Trayodashi
2 Karthigai Deepam 03:28 pm 07:12 am 04:19 am 10 04. Sri Satyabodhendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

31 1 2
Pournami, Sarvalaya Deepam, 14 68. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
3
Dattatreya Jayanthi 17 14. Sri Vidyaghanendra Saraswati Agastya Hills
6 Sankatahara Chaturthi 17 34. Sri Chandrasekhara Saraswati Kanchipuram
13 Sarva Ekadashi Rohini Ashwini Bharani 29 55. Sri Chandrachudendra Saraswati Tiruvottiyur
05:54 pm 02:28 pm 12:07 pm
14 Sri Kanchi Mahaperiyaval Aradhana
Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
15 Mahapradosham 00:57 am 09:17 pm 05:29 pm 01:46 pm 10:18 am 07:15 am 00:44 am 02:52 am

3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Dhanur Masam Punya Kalam, Dhanur
16
Masa Pooja begins
17 Sarva Amavasya
18 Hanuman Jayanthi Krithika Rohini Mrigashirsha Arudra Punarvasu Pushya Ashlesha Magha
29 Vaikunta Ekadashi 09:21 am 06:22 am 03:20 am 00:28 am 09:57 pm 07:54 pm 06:28 pm 05:41 pm

30 Mahapradosham Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi


01:41 am 01:11 am 01:22 am 02:08 am 03:25 am 05:07 am 07:10 am

10 P. Phalguni
11 U. Phalguni
12 Hasta
13 Chitra
14 Swati
15 Vishakha
16 Vishakha
05:35 pm 06:09 pm 07:19 pm 08:59 pm 11:05 pm 01:31 am
Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami
09:29 am 12:00 pm 02:38 pm 05:20 pm 07:57 pm 10:22 pm

17 Anuradha
18 Jyeshta
19 Moola
20 Poorvashada
21 Uttarashada
22 Shravana
23 Dhanishta
04:13 am 07:07 am 10:10 am 01:15 pm 04:19 pm 07:11 pm 09:43 pm
Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi
00:24 am 01:54 am 02:43 am 02:44 am 01:54 am 00:16 am 09:54 pm 06:55 pm

24 Shatabhisha
25 P. Bhadrapada
26 P. Bhadrapada
27
Uttarabhadrapada
28 Revati
29
Ashwini Bharani
30 Krithika
11:46 pm 01:09 am 01:48 am 01:37 am 00:39 am 10:57 pm 08:39 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Nov 19 - Dec 03 Krishna Paksham: Dec 04 - Dec 18
Shukla Paksham: Dec 19 - Jan 02
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

January 2018
Margazhi (Dhanur): Dec 16 - Jan 13 Thai (Makaram): Jan 14 - Feb 12
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
1 Arudra Abhishekam (night) 03 37. Sri Vidyaghanendra Saraswati Srimushnam
Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami
2 Arudra Darshanam 11:44 am 07:53 am 04:08 am 00:37 pm 09:31 pm 07:00 pm 05:09 pm 03 62. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Kumbakonam

1 2 3 4 5 6
4 Sankatahara Chaturthi 26 11. Sri Sivanandachidghanendra Saraswati Vruddhachalam
6 Tyagabrahma Utsavam 30 08. Sri Kaivalyanandayogendra Saraswati Kanchipuram

12 Sarva Ekadashi
Mrigashirsha Arudra Punarvasu Pushya Ashlesha Magha
13 Bhogi
02:53 pm 11:48 am 08:49 am 06:07 am 03:54 am 02:16 am
Dhanur Masam Pooja ends. Pongal,
Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi
14 Uttarayana Punyakalam begins, 04:04 pm 03:46 pm 04:14 pm 05:25 pm 07:10 pm 09:22 pm 11:52 pm

7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Mahapradosham
15 Maatu Pongal
16 Sarva Thai Amavasya
24 Ratha Sapthami, Bheeshma Ashtami P. Phalguni U. Phalguni Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha
27 Ekadashi 01:20 am 01:10 am 01:46 am 03:05 am 05:01 am 07:27 am 10:15 am

29 Mahapradosham Trayodashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya


02:30 am 05:11 am 07:47 am 10:12 am 12:22 pm 02:10 pm

14 15 16 17 18 19 20
31 Pournami, Thai Poosam

Jyeshta Moola Poorvashada Uttarashada Shravana Shravana Dhanishta


01:15 pm 04:19 pm 07:23 pm 10:19 pm 01:02 am 03:28 am
Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami
03:33 pm 04:24 pm 04:40 pm 04:16 pm 03:13 pm 01:31 pm 11:14 am

21 Shatabhisha
22P. Bhadrapada
23
Uttarabhadrapada
24 Revati
25 Ashwini
26 Bharani
27 Krithika
05:31 am 07:06 am 08:08 am 08:34 am 08:21 am 07:30 am 06:03 am
Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami
08:27 am 05:17 am 01:53 am 10:22 pm 06:56 pm

28 29 30 31
Lunar Eclipse
(Jan 31, 2018)
Eclipse begins : 05:18 pm
Mid : 06:22 pm Rohini Mrigashirsha Arudra Punarvasu Pushya
Eclipse ends : 08:41 pm 04:05 am 01:42 am 11:04 pm 08:18 pm 05:36 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Dec 19 - Jan 02 Krishna Paksham: Jan 03 - Jan 17
Shukla Paksham: Jan 18 - Jan 31
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

68th Sankaracharya - Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamiji

February 2018
Thai (Makaram): Jan 14 - Feb12 Masi (Kumbham): Feb 13 - Mar 14
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
3 Sankatahara Chaturthi 01 51. Sri Vidyatirthendra Saraswati Himachal
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya
7 Kalavai Parameshti Guru Aradhana 03:43 pm 12:53 pm 10:36 am 07 66. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Kalavai

1 2 3
11 Sarva Ekadashi 16 67. Sri Mahadevendra Saraswati Kalavai
13 Mahapradosham
14 Maha Shivaratri
Ashlesha Magha P. Phalguni
15 Sarva Amavasya
03:06 pm 12:59 pm 11:24 am
16 Kalavai Paramaguru Aradhana
Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami
26 Sarva Ekadashi 08:57 am 08:05 am 08:00 am 08:44 am 10:12 am 12:16 pm 02:44 pm

4 5 6 7 8 9 10
27 Mahapradosham

U. Phalguni Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta


10:28 am 10:17 am 10:54 am 12:16 pm 02:20 pm 04:56 pm 07:53 pm
Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai
05:24 pm 08:04 pm 10:34 pm 00:46 am 00:34 am 03:56 am

11 Moola
12 Poorvashada
13 Poorvashada
14 Uttarashada
15 Shravana
16 Dhanishta
17 Shatabhisha
11:00 pm 02:04 am 04:57 am 07:31 am 09:42 am 11:28 am
Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami Navami
04:50 am 05:17 am 05:15 am 04:45 am 03:50 am 02:28 am 00:43 am 10:35 pm

18P. Bhadrapada
19
Uttarabhadrapada
20 Revati
21 Ashwini
22 Bharani
23 Krithika
24 Rohini
12:46 pm 01:38 pm 02:03 pm 02:02 pm 01:34 pm 12:43 pm 11:28 am
Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi
08:09 pm 05:29 pm 02:39 pm 11:46 am

25 Mrigashirsha
26 Arudra
27 Punarvasu
28 Pushya
09:54 am 08:03 am 06:00 am 03:52 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Krishna Paksham: Feb 01 - Feb 16 Shukla Paksham: Feb 17 - Mar 02
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

70th Sankaracharya - Sri Sankaravijayendra Saraswati Swamiji

MARCH 2018
Masi (Kumbham): Feb 13 - Mar 14 Panguni (Meena): Mar 15 - Apr 13
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
1 Pournami, Holika, Masi Magam 17 65. Sri Sudarshana Mahadevendra Saraswati Ilaiyattangudi
Chaturdashi Pournami Prathamai
5 Sankatahara Chaturthi 08:57 am 06:21 am 04:05 am 18 15. Sri Gangadharendra Saraswati Agastya Hills

1 2 3
Sri Kanchi Sankaracharya 18 27. Sri Chitvilasendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
13 Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswati 18 52. Sri Sankaranandendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
Swamigal Jayanthi, Sarva Ekadashi 19 60. Sri Advaithatmaprakasendra Saraswati Kizh Ambi
Mahapradosham, Karadai Nombu Ashlesha Magha P. Phalguni U. Phalguni 25 43. Sri Anandaghanendra Saraswati Kanchipuram
14 01:45 am 11:48 pm 10:08 pm 08:55 pm
(11:41 pm)
Sarva Amavasya, Iliyathangudi Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami Ashtami
17 04:18 am 01:07 am 00:39 am 00:57 am 02:00 am 03:44 am 06:00 am
Parathpara Guru Aradhana

4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Ugadhi, Telugu New Year,
18
Vasantha Navaratri begins
25 Sri Rama Navami
Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha Anuradha Jyeshta
27 Sarva Ekadashi 08:16 pm 08:18 pm 09:04 pm 10:35 pm 00:45 am 03:28 am
29 Mahapradosham
Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Amavasya
30 Panguni Uttiram 08:35 am 11:13 am 01:41 pm 03:45 pm 05:19 pm 06:18 pm 06:41 pm

11 12 13 14 15 16 17
31 Pournami

Moola Poorvashada Uttarashada Shravana Dhanishta Shatabhisha P. Bhadrapada


06:29 am 09:35 am 12:31 pm 03:07 pm 05:13 pm 06:45 pm 07:43 pm
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami
06:31 pm 05:53 pm 04:50 pm 03:28 pm 01:51 pm 12:02 pm 10:05 am

18
Uttarabhadrapada
19 Revati
20 Ashwini
21 Bharani
22 Krithika
23 Rohini
24 Mrigashirsha
08:10 pm 08:09 pm 07:45 pm 07:02 pm 06:05 pm 04:58 pm 03:42 pm
Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi Chaturdashi Pournami
08:02 am 05:54 am 03:43 am 01:31 am 11:23 pm 09:22 pm 07:35 pm 06:06 pm

25 Arudra
26 Punarvasu
27 Pushya
28 Ashlesha
29 Magha
30 P. Phalguni
31 U. Phalguni
02:21 pm 12:55 pm 11:28 am 10:01 am 08:39 am 07:27 am 06:31 am

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Shukla Paksham: Feb 17 - Mar 02 Krishna Paksham: Mar 03 - Mar 17
Shukla Paksham: Mar 18 - Mar 31
Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

69th Sankaracharya - Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji

APRIL 2018
Panguni (Meena): Mar 15 - Apr 13 Chithirai (Mesha): Apr 14 - Apr 30
Hindu Festivals Guru Aradhanas
Date Festival Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Date Acharya Parampara & Name Siddhi Sthal
3 Sankatahara Chaturthi
Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti Sapthami
12 Sarva Ekadashi 05:04 pm 04:35 pm 04:43 pm 05:32 pm 07:01 pm 09:03 pm 11:29 pm

1 2 3 4 5 6 7
13 Mahapradosham
14 Tamil New Year
15 Vishu
Hasta Chitra Swati Vishakha Anuradha Jyeshta Moola
16 Amavasya
05:57 am 05:52 am 06:22 am 07:31 am 09:19 am 11:43 am 02:33 pm
18 Akshaya Triteeya
Ashtami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi
20 Sri Adi Sankara Jayanthi 02:05 am 04:33 am 06:40 am 08:12 am 09:04 am 09:11 am

8 9 10 11 12 13 14
26 Sarva Ekadashi
27 Mahapradosham
30 Chitra Pournami
Poorvashada Uttarashada Shravana Dhanishta Dhanishta Shatabhisha P. Bhadrapada
05:37 pm 08:39 pm 11:25 pm 01:41 am 03:18 am 04:14 am
Chaturdashi Amavasya Prathamai Dwithiya Trithiya Chaturthi Panchami Sashti
08:37 am 07:26 am 05:46 am 03:45 am 01:29 am 11:07 pm 08:45 pm 06:27 pm

15
Uttarabhadrapada
16 Revati
17 Ashwini
18 Bharani
19
Krithika Rohini
20 Mrigashirsha
21 Arudra
04:28 am 04:05 am 03:12 am 01:57 am 00:28 am 10:52 pm 09:15 pm 07:43 pm
Sapthami Ashtami Navami Dashami Ekadashi Dwadashi Trayodashi
04:17 pm 02:16 pm 12:25 pm 10:46 am 09:19 am 08:07 am 07:12 am

22 Punarvasu
23 Pushya
24 Ashlesha
25 Magha
26 P. Phalguni
27 U. Phalguni
28 Hasta
06:18 pm 05:03 pm 03:59 pm 03:06 pm 02:26 pm 02:01 pm 01:53 pm
Chaturdashi Pournami
06:37 am 06:27 am

29 Chitra
30 Swati
02:07 pm 02: 47 pm

Times shown are ending times for each Thithi and Nakshatram
Krishna Paksham: Apr 01 - Apr 16 Shukla Paksham: Apr 17 - Apr 30