Agni Natchathiram 2020 Dates
As per Tamil Calendar, Kathiri Veyil in 2020 is starting from Monday, 4th May and ends on Thursday, 28th May.
About Kathiri Veyil
Agni Natchathiram, Agni Nakshatram, Kathiri Veyil all are same. It is also known as Katthhir and Kartari.
Agni Nakshatram or Agni Natchathiram is the period when sun passes through the Krithika (Krittika) Nakshatra.
It is a peak summer season that is why this period called as Agni Natchathiram.
When 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 Nakshtra has 4 quarters.
People considered Agni Natchathiram as inauspicious.