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Sankranti Dates and Punya Kaal Timings for year 2016


Category: Religious | Posted :Saturday, April 2, 2016

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Sankranti Dates and Punya Kaal Timings for year 2016

2016 Sankranti Calendar - Punya Kaal Sankranti Dates and Timings

 
In Hindu Lunar calendar, there are total 12 Sankranti in a year. All twelve Sankranti can be divided into 4 categories which are known as Ayan, Vishuva, Vishnupadi and Shadshitimukhi Sankranti. About 12 Sankranti provides detailed information on the categories of Sankranti and their significance in Hindu Calendar. 
 
Among all Sankranti, Makar Sankranti is the most important one and it is observed throughout India. Due to the popularity of Makar Sankranti, it is just known as Sankranti. In South India, Makar Sankranti is celebrated for 4 days. The scriptures consider this day as most auspicious for Charity Donations or Dan-Punya.
 
Here is the list of all Sankranti dates and timings:
 
15 January 2016 (Friday) - Makar Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 06:53 to 12:25
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 06:53 to 08:43
 
13 February 2016 (Saturday) - Kumbha Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 08:10 to 14:34
Mahapunya Kaal  Muhurta = 14:10 to 14:34
 
14 March 2016 (Monday) - Meena Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 11:27 to 17:51
Mahapunya Kaal  Muhurta = 11:27 to 11:51
 
13 April 2016 (Wednesday) - Mesha Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 12:16 to 18:28
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 16:24 to 18:28
 
14 May 2016 (Saturday) - Vrishabha Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 10:29 to 16:53
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 16:29 to 16:53
 
14 June 2016 (Tuesday) - Mithuna Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 12:16 to 18:47
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 16:37 to 18:47
 
16 July 2016 (Saturday) - Karka Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 05:54 to 10:26
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 10:02 to 10:26
 
16 August 2016 (Tuesday) - Simha Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 12:20 to 18:37
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 16:31 to 18:37
 
16 September 2016 (Friday) - Kanya Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 12:10 to 18:13
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 16:12 to 18:13
 
17 October 2016 (Monday) - Tula Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 06:13 to 10:43
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 06:19 to 07:07
 
16 November 2016 (Wednesday) - Vrischika Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 06:29 to 08:17
 
15 December 2016 (Thursday) - Dhanu Sankranti
Punya Kaal Muhurta = 12:11 to 17:40
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurta = 15:50 to 17:40
 
 

 

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