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Amavasya  is no moon day in Hindu Calendar. Hindus follows 2 calendars, one is Amavasyant (Amant) & second is Purnimant.

2 Types of Hindu Calendars.

Amavasya that falls on Monday is called as Somavati Amavasya and that falls on Saturday is called as Shani Amavasya.

Hindus believe that Amavasya is not auspicious. On Amavasya day Hindus worship forefathers by offering food (Shraddha) to bring peace to ancestor’s soul and people are not supposed to travel or work.

In some areas, Amavasya is also called as Amasa, Amavasi. Traditional workers like goldsmith, hairdresser, dhobi, carpenter and mason do not work on Amavasya. Even in nowadays most of the people in India following it.

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From ancient times Hindus followed Amavasya as holiday, Sunday off (Holiday) principle is came to India from British rule.

Amavasya 2019 Dates (IST)

Date Day Amavasya
05, January Saturday Paush Amavasya
04, February Monday Magha Amavasya
06, March Wednesday Phalguna Amavasya
05, April Friday Chaitra Amavasya
04, May Saturday Vaishaka Amavasya
03, June Monday Jyeshta Amavasya
02, July Tuesday Ashada Amavasya
01, August Thursday Shravana Amavasya
30, August Friday Bhadrapada Amavasya
28, September Saturday Ashwin/Ashwayuja Amavasya
28, October Monday Kartik Amavasya
26, November Tuesday Margashirsha/Margazhi Amavasya
26, December Thursday Paush Amavasya

 

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