Agni Natchathiram 2019 Dates
Agni Natchathiram or Kathiri Veyil start Date – Saturday, 4th May 2019
Agni Natchatiram or Kathir End Date – Tuesday, 28th May 2019.
About Kathiri Veyil
Agni Natchathiram, Agni Nakshatram, Kathiri Veyil all are same. It is also known as Kathir and Kartari.
Agni Nakshatram or Agni Natchathiram is the period when the sun passes through the Krithika (Krittika) Nakshatra.
It is a peak summer season that is why this period called as Agni Natchathiram.
When the sun passes through 3rd and 4th quarter of Bharani Natchathiram, All quarters of Krittika Natchathiram and 1st quarter of Rohini Natchathiram is considered as Agni Nakshatram.
As per Panchanga, it is considered as each Nakshatra has 4 quarters.
People considered Agni Natchathiram as inauspicious.