This week will see observance of the holy Navratras. The nine-day festival will end with the celebration of Ram Navami. Some other festivals like Gangaur and Yamuna Chhath will also be celebrated during this week. Talking of planetary transits, Mercury will transit to Aries sign this week. Apart from this, there are favourable muhuratas for sale and purchase of vehicle and property. Let’s explore the essential Panchanga specifics for New Delhi, NCT, India, for the week.
Shubh Muhurat This Week
According to Vedic Astrology, the odds of accomplishing a task successfully are significantly enhanced if they are carried out during an auspicious muhurata. An auspicious muhurata provides us with the best outcome possible according to our destiny if we execute the work in harmony with the cosmic timeline. That is why it is essential to take muhurata into account while commencing any auspicious work. This week’s Shubh Muhurat for various activities are as follows:
Vivah Muhurat: There is no auspicious muhurata available for marriage this week
Griha Pravesh Muhurat: There is no auspicious muhurata available for griha pravesh this week
Property Purchase Muhurat: AuspThere is no auspicious muhurata available for griha pravesh this weekicious muhurata for registering or purchasing property is available on March 30 (06:14 AM to 10:59 PM)
Vehicle Purchase Muhurat: Auspicious muhurata for purchasing vehicle this week is available on March 26 (02:01 PM to 06:18 AM, Mar 27), March 27 (06:18 AM to 05:27 PM) and March 29 (08:07 PM to 09:07 PM)
Upcoming Planetary Transits This Week
In Vedic astrology, planetary transits are particularly crucial since they are the principal way of anticipating the changes and advances in life. Planets move on a daily basis and go through several nakshatras and rashis in the process. It assists in comprehending us the nature and characteristic of events as they occur. Here are the upcoming transits this week:
Mercury enters Revati nakshatra on March 24, Friday, at 7:37 PM
Jupiter transits Revati pada on March 25, Saturday, at 1:20 PM
Mars enters Ardra nakshatra on March 27, Monday, at 11:28 AM
Mercury and Jupiter deeply conjunct on March 28, Tuesday, at 12:18 PM
Mercury enters Aries sign on March 31, Friday, at 3:01 PM
Upcoming Festivals This Week
Gangaur (Friday, March 24): Gangaur is a popular festival celebrated mainly in Rajasthan and some parts of Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and West Bengal in India. The festival is dedicated to Goddess Parvati, who is also known as Gauri. During the festival, women dress up in their finest traditional attire and jewellery and observe a fast for the long life and well-being of their husbands.
Matsya Jayanti (Friday, March 24): It is a Hindu festival that celebrates the birth anniversary of Lord Vishnu in his Matsya Avatar form, which is depicted as a fish. On Matsya Jayanti, devotees offer prayers and perform puja rituals to Lord Vishnu in his Matsya Avatar form. They also observe fasts and recite Vishnu Sahasranamam, which is a list of 1000 names of Lord Vishnu.
Lakshmi Panchami (Saturday, March 25): On this day, devotees worship goddess Lakshmi and seek her blessings for wealth, prosperity, and happiness. Many people also observe fasts and perform special puja rituals to honour the goddess.
Yamuna Chhath (Monday, March 27): The festival is celebrated primarily in the northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Haryana. On this day, devotees take a dip in the Yamuna River and offer prayers to the goddess Yamuna.
Ram Navami (Thursday, March 30): Ram Navami is a Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Rama, who is one of the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu in Hindu mythology. It is a time to reflect on Lord Rama’s teachings and his values of truth, righteousness, and compassion, and to seek his blessings for a happy and prosperous life.
Inauspicious Rahu Kalam This Week
According to Vedic astrology, Rahu is an inauspicious planet. During transition of planets the time under the influence of Rahu should be avoided to do any auspicious work. Doing Puja, Hawan or Yagya to propitiate auspicious planets during this time is interfered by Rahu due to its malefic nature. It is important to consider Rahu Kaal before starting any new work. By doing so, possibility of achieving desired results is increased. Following are the timings of Rahu Kalam for this week:
March 24: 10:56 AM to 12:28 PM
March 25: 09:24 AM to 10:55 AM
March 26: 05:03 PM to 06:35 PM
March 27: 07:50 AM to 09:22 AM
March 28: 03:31 PM to 05:04 PM
March 29: 12:26 PM to 01:59 PM
March 30: 01:59 PM to 03:32 PM
Panchanga is a calendar used in Vedic astrology to determine the auspicious and inauspicious time for performing day-to-day tasks based on the prevailing planetary position. It comprises of five elements – Vaara, Tithi, Nakshatra, Yoga and Karana. The essence of the Panchanga is the inter-relationship between Sun (our soul) and Moon (mind) on a daily basis. Panchanga is used for different branches of Vedic astrology such as natal, election, prashna (horary), religious calendars and to understand the energy of the day. The day of our birth panchanga depicts our emotions, temperament, and nature. It can provide more insight into who we are and how we feel. It can amplify the effect of the planets and endow us with additional characteristics that we may not understand only based on our natal chart. Panchanga is the life force energy that nourishes the birth chart.
Neeraj Dhankher is a Vedic Astrologer. He is the Founder & CEO of Astro Zindagi. He has been practicing Astrology for more than 24 years in the personal and corporate space. He was honoured with the title of ‘Jyotish Acharya’ from Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan (under the auspices of Shri KN Rao) in 2005. …view detail