Panchak Dates During the Year 2017

According to Ethics in Hindu the death is not treated as the end of the life rather it’s treated as a instant when the ‘Atma’ or ‘soul’ after leaving the present body will starts its journey either for rebirth in some new form or for ‘Moksha’ (final liberation).

Panchak dates are based upon astrological calculations, so when a Person dies; the first thing one has to check is what time the deceased passed on.

Panchakis a combination of 5 Nakshatras (asterisms/stars) viz. (Dhanishtaa,Shatabhisha, Poorva Bhaadrapada, Uttara Bhaadrapada and Revati).panchak-dates-in-the-year-2017

The Garuda Purana II; 4 180 say: “Cremations are harmless in this period if the Vedic injunctions are followed strictly”

Associated to Panchak there are specific guidelines given in our ancient Scriptures, in the Garuda Purana (Preta Khand Chapter 10), which is to be performed along with dead body just before burial.

Five Putala’s (forms) made from Kusha grass is to be placed, along with Holy Mantras chanted by the presiding Pundit, the first

One on the head, the second and third one on each side of the stomach, The fourth on the navel and the fifth and last one between the feet of the deceased.

Then the performer offers 5 offerings of ghee into the fire for the 5 Nakshatras to calm down or please them.

Panchak Dates During the Year 2017

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Month

Starting Date

Starting Time

Ending Date

Ending  Time

         

January 2017

02.01.2017

00.57 AM

06.01. 2017

12.16 PM

February 2017

29.01.2017

07.21 AM

02.02.2017

17.44 PM

March 2017

25.02.2017

15.43 AM

01.03.2017

23.48 PM

March  2017

25.03.2017

1.28 AM

29.03.2017

08.09 AM

April 2017

21.04.2017

10.48 AM

25.04.2017

18.26 PM

May 2017

18.05.2017

18.41 PM

23.05.2017

04.55 AM

June 2017

15.06.2017

00.55 AM

19.06.2017

13.57 PM

July 2017

12.07.2017

06.29 AM

16.07.2017

20.53 PM

August 2017

08.08.2017

12.41 PM

13.08.2017

02.21 AM

September 2017

04.09.2017

20.22 PM

09.09.2017

08.14 AM

October  2017

02.10.2017

05.20 AM

06.10.2017

16.02 PM

November 2017

29.10.2017

14.27 PM

03.11.2017

02.00 AM

November 2017

25.11.2017

22.27 PM

30.11.2017

12.43 PM

December 2017

23.12.2017

04.55 AM

27.12.2017

22.06 PM