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*Important Vratham, Anushtanam and Festival dates for all US time zones*

https://kksfusa.org/panchangam

* June 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Eastern US Time Zone*
June 02 Sunday Ekadasi vratham
June 03 Monday Pradosham
June 05 Wednesday Krithika Nakshtra Vrtham / Amavasya Tharpanam
June 10 Monday Shukla Panchami
June 11 Tuesday Shukla Shasti
June 14 Friday Mithuna / Aani Maasam begins
June 17 Monday Ekadasi vratham
June 19 Wednesday Pradosham / Anusham Nakshatram
June 21 Friday Pournami
June 24 Monday Sankatahara chathurthi
June 25 Tuesday Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* June 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Central US Time Zone*
June 02 Sunday Ekadasi vratham
June 03 Monday Pradosham
June 05 Wednesday Krithika Nakshtra Vrtham / Amavasya Tharpanam
June 10 Monday Shukla Panchami
June 11 Tuesday Shukla Shasti
June 14 Friday Mithuna / Aani Maasam begins
June 17 Monday Ekadasi vratham
June 19 Wednesday Pradosham / Anusham Nakshatram
June 21 Friday Pournami
June 24 Monday Sankatahara chathurthi
June 25 Tuesday Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* June 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Mountain US Time Zone*
June 02 Sunday Ekadasi vratham
June 03 Monday Pradosham
June 04 Tuesday Krithika Nakshtra Vrtham
June 05 Wednesday Amavasya Tharpanam
June 10 Monday Shukla Panchami
June 11 Tuesday Shukla Shasti
June 14 Friday Mithuna / Aani Maasam begins
June 17 Monday Ekadasi vratham
June 18 Tuesday Pradosham
June 19 Thursday Anusham Nakshatram
June 21 Friday Pournami
June 24 Monday Sankatahara chathurthi
June 25 Tuesday Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* June 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Pacific US Time Zone*
June 02 Sunday Ekadasi vratham
June 03 Monday Pradosham
June 04 Tuesday Krithika Nakshtra Vrtham
June 05 Wednesday Amavasya Tharpanam
June 10 Monday Shukla Panchami
June 11 Tuesday Shukla Shasti
June 14 Friday Mithuna / Aani Maasam begins
June 17 Monday Ekadasi vratham
June 18 Tuesday Pradosham
June 19 Thursday Anusham Nakshatram
June 21 Friday Pournami
June 24 Monday Sankatahara chathurthi
June 25 Tuesday Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

All the above dates are according to the US calendar tithi and nakshatram per my panchang timings. Please consult your local vadhyars if you have more questions along with your family traditions.

Namaskaram
Kanchi Kamakoti Seva Foundation, USA
https://kksfusa.org/panchangam/

* May 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Eastern US Time Zone *
May 02 Thursday        Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
May 04 Saturday         Ekadasi vratham
May 05 Sunday            Pradosham
May 07 Tuesday          Amavasya Tharpanam
May 08 Wednesday     Krithigai
May 10 Friday              Akshaya Tritiya
May 11 Saturday          Bhagavad Ramanuja Jayanthi
May 12 Sunday             PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri Adi Shankara Bhagavadpaada Jayanthi
May 13 Monday            Shukla Shasti
May 14 Tuesday           Vrishabha / Vaikasi Maasam begins
May 18 Saturday          Ekadasi vratham
May 20 Monday            Pradosham
May 22 Wednesday      Vaikasi Visakam
May 23 Thursday          Pournami / Anusham Nakshatram /
                                       PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri MahaPeriyava Jayanthi
May 26 Sunday             Sankatahara chathurthi
May 29 Wednesday      Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* May 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Central US Time Zone *
May 02 Thursday        Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
May 04 Saturday         Ekadasi vratham
May 05 Sunday            Pradosham
May 07 Tuesday          Amavasya Tharpanam
May 08 Wednesday     Krithigai
May 10 Friday              Akshaya Tritiya
May 11 Saturday          Bhagavad Ramanuja Jayanthi
May 12 Sunday             PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri Adi Shankara Bhagavadpaada Jayanthi
May 13 Monday            Shukla Shasti
May 14 Tuesday           Vrishabha / Vaikasi Maasam begins
May 18 Saturday          Ekadasi vratham
May 20 Monday            Pradosham
May 22 Wednesday      Vaikasi Visakam
May 23 Thursday          Pournami / Anusham Nakshatram /
                                       PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri MahaPeriyava Jayanthi
May 26 Sunday             Sankatahara chathurthi
May 29 Wednesday      Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* May 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Mountain US Time Zone *
May 02 Thursday        Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
May 04 Saturday         Ekadasi vratham
May 05 Sunday            Pradosham
May 07 Tuesday          Amavasya Tharpanam
May 08 Wednesday     Krithigai
May 10 Friday              Akshaya Tritiya
May 11 Saturday          Bhagavad Ramanuja Jayanthi
May 12 Sunday             PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri Adi Shankara Bhagavadpaada Jayanthi
May 13 Monday            Shukla Shasti
May 14 Tuesday           Vrishabha / Vaikasi Maasam begins
May 18 Saturday          Ekadasi vratham
May 20 Monday            Pradosham
May 22 Wednesday      Vaikasi Visakam
May 23 Thursday          Pournami / Anusham Nakshatram /
                                       PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri MahaPeriyava Jayanthi
May 26 Sunday             Sankatahara chathurthi
May 29 Wednesday      Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

* May 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Pacific US Time Zone *
May 02 Thursday        Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
May 04 Saturday         Ekadasi vratham
May 05 Sunday            Pradosham
May 07 Tuesday          Amavasya Tharpanam
May 08 Wednesday     Krithigai
May 10 Friday              Akshaya Tritiya
May 11 Saturday          Bhagavad Ramanuja Jayanthi
May 12 Sunday             PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri Adi Shankara Bhagavadpaada Jayanthi
May 13 Monday            Shukla Shasti
May 14 Tuesday           Vrishabha / Vaikasi Maasam begins
May 18 Saturday          Ekadasi vratham
May 20 Monday            Pradosham
May 22 Wednesday      Vaikasi Visakam
May 23 Thursday          Pournami / Anusham Nakshatram /
                                       PujyaShri Jagadguru Shri MahaPeriyava Jayanthi
May 26 Sunday             Sankatahara chathurthi
May 29 Wednesday      Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram

All the above dates are according to the US calendar tithi and nakshatram per my panchang timings. Please consult your local vadhyars if you have more questions along with your family traditions.

Namaskaram
Kanchi Kamakoti Seva Foundation, USA
https://kksfusa.org/panchangam/

*April 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Eastern US Time Zone*
April 04 Thursday Ekadasi vratham / Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
April 06 Saturday  Pradosham
April 08 Monday   Amavasya Tharpanam / Surya Grahanam ** (2:02 PM – 4:38 PM)
April 09 Tuesday   Ugadhi Pandigai
April 11 Thursday  Krithigai
April 12 Friday       Shukla Panchami
April 13 Saturday   Tamil New Year / Chithirai Maasam begins / Shukla Shasti
April 14 Sunday     Vishu
April 16 Tuesday    Sri Rama Navami
April 19 Friday       Ekadasi vratham
April 20 Saturday  Pradosham
April 23 Tuesday   Pournami / Chitra Pournami / Hanuman Jayanthi**
April 26 Friday      Anusham Nakshatram
April 27 Saturday  Sankatahara chathurthi
** In most North Indian states, Hanuman Jayanti is observed during Chaitra Purnima.

*Eclipse Details on Apr 08 2024 Monday*

What to do during Solar Eclipse on Apr 8th for ET:
Eclipse starts at 2:02 PM ET, peaks at 3:21 PM ET, ends at 4:38 PM ET.

*At 2:02 PM ET*
First Do Snanam.
After Snaanam, for those doing Tharpanam, do Amavasya Tharpanam first followed by GrahaNa Tharpanam at this time. After Tharpanam do daanam and japam.

After Snaanam, for those NOT doing tharpanam do daanam and japam

*At 4:38 PM ET*
FOR ALL – DO Snaanam.
After Snaanam, you can cook and eat lunch after this time.

*April 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Central US Time Zone *
April 04 Thursday Ekadasi vratham / Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
April 06 Saturday  Pradosham
April 07 Sunday     Amavasya Tharpanam
April 08 Monday   Surya Grahanam ** (12:23 PM – 3:03 PM)
April 09 Tuesday   Ugadhi Pandigai
April 11 Thursday  Krithigai
April 12 Friday       Shukla Panchami
April 13 Saturday   Tamil New Year / Chithirai Maasam begins / Shukla Shasti
April 14 Sunday     Vishu
April 16 Tuesday    Sri Rama Navami
April 19 Friday       Ekadasi vratham
April 20 Saturday  Pradosham
April 23 Tuesday   Pournami / Chitra Pournami / Hanuman Jayanthi**
April 26 Friday      Anusham Nakshatram
April 27 Saturday  Sankatahara chathurthi
** In most North Indian states, Hanuman Jayanti is observed during Chaitra Purnima.

**Eclipse Details on Apr 08 2024 Monday*

What to do during Solar Eclipse on Apr 8th for CT:
Eclipse starts at 12:23 PM CT, peaks at 1:43 PM CT, ends at 3:03 PM CT.

*At 12:23 PM CT*
First Do Snanam.
After Snaanam, for those doing Tharpanam, do GrahaNa Tharpanam at this time.
After Tharpanam do daanam and japam.

After Snaanam, for those NOT doing tharpanam do daanam and japam

*At 3:03 PM CT*
FOR ALL – DO Snanam.
After Snaanam, you can cook and eat lunch after this time.

* April 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Mountain US Time Zone *
April 04 Thursday Ekadasi vratham / Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
April 06 Saturday  Pradosham
April 07 Sunday     Amavasya Tharpanam
April 08 Monday   Surya Grahanam ** (11:28 AM – 1:54 PM) (Partial Solar Eclipse)
April 09 Tuesday   Ugadhi Pandigai
April 11 Thursday  Krithigai
April 12 Friday       Shukla Panchami
April 13 Saturday   Tamil New Year / Chithirai Maasam begins / Shukla Shasti
April 14 Sunday     Vishu
April 16 Tuesday    Sri Rama Navami
April 19 Friday       Ekadasi vratham
April 20 Saturday  Pradosham
April 23 Tuesday   Pournami / Chitra Pournami / Hanuman Jayanthi**
April 26 Friday      Anusham Nakshatram
April 27 Saturday  Sankatahara chathurthi
** In most North Indian states, Hanuman Jayanti is observed during Chaitra Purnima.

**Eclipse Details on Apr 08 2024 Monday*

What to do during Solar Eclipse on Apr 8th for MT:
Eclipse starts at 11:28 AM MT, peaks at 12:40 PM MT, ends at 1:54 PM MT.

*At 11:28 AM MT*
First Do Snanam.
After Snaanam, for those doing Tharpanam, do GrahaNa Tharpanam at this time.
After Tharpanam do daanam and japam.

After Snaanam, for those NOT doing tharpanam do daanam and japam

*At 1:54 PM MT*
FOR ALL – DO Snanam.
After Snaanam, you can cook and eat lunch after this time.

* April 2024 Festival Dates and Timings for Pacific US Time Zone *
April 04 Thursday Ekadasi vratham / Sravishta – Jayendra Periyava Nakshatram
April 06 Saturday  Pradosham
April 07 Sunday     Amavasya Tharpanam
April 08 Monday   Surya Grahanam ** (10:12 AM – 12:16 PM) (Partial Solar Eclipse)
April 09 Tuesday   Ugadhi Pandigai
April 11 Thursday  Krithigai
April 12 Friday       Shukla Panchami
April 13 Saturday   Tamil New Year / Chithirai Maasam begins / Shukla Shasti
April 14 Sunday     Vishu
April 16 Tuesday    Sri Rama Navami
April 19 Friday       Ekadasi vratham
April 20 Saturday  Pradosham
April 23 Tuesday   Pournami / Chitra Pournami / Hanuman Jayanthi**
April 26 Friday      Anusham Nakshatram
April 27 Saturday  Sankatahara chathurthi
** In most North Indian states, Hanuman Jayanti is observed during Chaitra Purnima.

**Eclipse Details on Apr 08 2024 Monday*

What to do during Solar Eclipse on Apr 8th for PT:
Eclipse starts at 10:12 AM PT, peaks at 11:13 AM PT, ends at 12:16 PM PT.

*At 10:12 AM PT*
First Do Snanam.
After Snaanam, for those doing Tharpanam, do GrahaNa Tharpanam at this time.
After Tharpanam do daanam and japam.

After Snaanam, for those NOT doing tharpanam do daanam and japam

*At 12:16 PM PT*
FOR ALL – DO Snanam.
After Snaanam, you can cook and eat lunch after this time.

All the above dates are according to the US calendar tithi and nakshatram per my panchang timings. Please consult your local vadhyars if you have more questions along with your family traditions.

Namaskaram
Kanchi Kamakoti Seva Foundation, USA
https://kksfusa.org/panchangam/