Mahalaya Amavasai 2016 Date Time: Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 celebrated on September 30, 2016, Mahalaya Amavasai Thithi Neram 30th September 2016 in Tamil, Hindi Magalaya Amavasya Tharpanam Timings and Sep 2016 no moon day commenced on 30/09/2016
Mahalaya Paksha 2016 / Pitru Paksha
Mahalaya amavasya is the part of Pitru Paksha, Pitri paksha is a 16–lunar day period in Hindu calendar, during the day hindu people pays their homage to their ancestor (father, Grand fathers and fore fathers etc.,) in sea shores, rivers
The period of sixteen days is also known as Pitru Pakshya, Pitri Pokkho, Sola Shraddha, Kanagat, Jitiya, Mahalaya Paksha and Apara paksha. On Mahalaya amavasya day Hindus given death rite to their ancestors.
Mahalaya amavasya is also said to be Pitru Amavasya, Peddala Amavasya, Mahalaya.
Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 Thithi Date & Time / Mahalaya Amavasai viratham
Kali yugam – 5117, Thunmugi varudam, Puratasi Matham 13am theathi.
Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 Date: September 30, 2016 (Friday) / 30-09-2016
Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 Time/ Timings:
Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 Starting time and end time suggested by some of the Tamil daily calendars are mentioned below:
Amavasya Starts on 30/09/2016 at 04:09 AM IST and ends on 01/10/2016 at 05:39 AM IST
Amavasai thodangum neram: 30.09.2016 at 03:57 AM IST and Amavasai Mudiyum neram: 1.10.2016 at 05:43 AM IST
While the above mentioned date and timings are mentioned in the Tamil daily calendar and the thithi timings are calculated by referring the various Panchangams. The hindu peoples referring the thithi starting and end time for Amavasya viratham / Amavasya vratham.
Upcoming Amavasai Date 2016 / 2017
Oct 30, 2016 – Aippasi Masam Amavasai 2016
Nov 29, 2016 – Karthikai Matha Amavasya 2016
Dec 28, 2016 – Margazhi Amavasya 2016
Jan 27, 2017- Thai Amavasai 2017
Feb 26, 2017 – Masi Amavasya 2017
Mar 27, 2017 – Panguni Amavasai 2017
Mahalaya Amavasya 2016 / Mahalaya Amavasai Celebration
In tamilnadu Mahalaya amavasya is very popular in banks of Cauvery River, Rameshwaram /Rameswaram Sea and bath in river waters and Rameswaram Agni Theertham and Mahalaya Amavasya is also celebrated in other states Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and some of the places in north india including Haridwar, Kurukshetra, Allahabad.