Weekly Panchang August 26-1 September: Transits, Auspicious Muhurat & Festivals


This week, the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on August 31. Alongside, one planetary movement happening this week is that of Venus. The planet of love, romance and comforts, Venus will transit to Leo sign, which gives the planet a royal coating. This will impact our love relationships in one way or the other. Talking of auspicious muhuratas, one can plan activities relating to buying property and vehicle this week as favourable muhuratas are available. Let us look at the key Panchanga details for this week for New Kashi, Varanasi UP India, NCT, India.

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 muhurat. An auspicious muhurat 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 muhurat 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 this week for marriage

Griha Pravesh Muhurat: There is no auspicious muhurata available this week for griha pravesh

Property Purchase Muhurat: Auspicious muhurata for purchasing property this week is available on August 26 (05:56 AM to 05:56 AM, Aug 27) and September 1 (12:12 AM to 05:59 AM, Sep 02)

Vehicle Purchase Muhurat: Auspicious muhurat for purchasing vehicle this week is available on August 31 (03:22 PM to 05:59 AM, Sep 01) and September 1 (05:59 AM to 12:12 AM, Sep 02)

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:

Sun and Mars at a 90-degree angle on August 27, Saturday, at 10:53 AM

Mars enter Rohini nakshatra on August 27, Saturday, at 8:59 PM

Venus and Saturn at a 180-degree angle (opposition) on August 28, Sunday, at 11:55 PM

Sun and Jupiter at a 150-degree angle on August 30, Tuesday, at 3:36 PM

Mercury enters Hasta nakshatra on August 30, Tuesday, at 7:21 PM

Sun enters Purva Phalguni nakshatra on August 31, Wednesday, at 3:31 AM

Venus enters Leo sign on August 31, Wednesday, at 4:29 PM

Upcoming Festivals This Week

Bhadrapada Amavasya (Friday, August 26): Amavasya in Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada month is known as Bhadrapada Amavasya. It is also known by the name of Pithori Amavasya. On this day, Goddess Durga is worshipped.

Ishti (Sunday, August 28): Ishti and Anvadhan are significant events in Hindu calendar. Followers of Hinduism, especially followers of Vaishnava Sampradaya, observe a day long fast on the day of Anvadhan and perform Yajna on the day of Ishti.

Hartalika Teej (Tuesday, August 30): Hartalika Teej Vrat is observed during Shukla Paksha Tritiya of Bhadrapada month. On this day, makeshift statues of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are made with the sand and worshipped for marital bliss and progeny.

Ganesh Chaturthi (Wednesday, August 31): Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as birth anniversary of Lord Ganesh. On Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesh is worshipped as the god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. It is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month.

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:

August 26: 10:46 AM to 12:23 PM

August 27: 09:09 AM to 10:46 AM

August 28: 05:11 PM to 06:47 PM

August 29: 07:34 AM to 09:10 AM

August 30: 03:33 PM to 05:09 PM

August 31: 12:21 PM to 01:57 PM

September 1: 01:56 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

(Vedic Astrologer, Founder – Astro Zindagi)

Email: info@astrozindagi.in, neeraj@astrozindagi.in

Url: www.astrozindagi.in

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