Ram Navami 2016: Muhurat, Puja Timings, Vidhi, Tithi For Rituals: The birthday of Lord Rama is known as the Rama Navami. This year, it is going to be celebrated on 15th April 2016. He is believed to be the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. (read: Fan movie review.)
It is one of the most auspicious occasion in the Hindu religion. Thus, keeping it in mind, this day is observed with lots of enthusiasm and zeal. The devotees of Lord Rama observe fast, perform rituals, Maha Puja by chanting some mantras to seek the divine blessings of Lord Ram.
Ram Navami 2016: Muhurat, Puja Timings
Every year it falls on the Shukla Paksha or the ninth day of Chaitra month as per the calendar of Hindus. This day is also known as the Chaitra Masa Suklapaksha Navami, the ninth day of Chaitra Navratri, the last day of Chaitra Navaratri festival. The various customs and traditions include singing bhajans, kirtan, aarti, pooja, etc. in the early morning. (share: Ram Navami wishes.)
Below is the auspicious timings mentioned to perform Rama Navami puja ritual as per the mahurat timing.
- Rama Navami Puja Muhurta = 11:23 to 13:53 (2 Hours 29 Mins)
Rama Navami Madhyahna Moment = 12:38
- Navami Tithi begins from = 21:29 on April 14, 2016
Navami Tithi ends at = 22:03 on April 15, 2016
Ram Navami is believed to be one of the most ancient festivals which are being celebrated every year from unknown times in the past. The legends state that the exact date of first Ram Navami is believed to be in the pre-Christian era.
Moreover, Hinduism religion is believed to be the oldest religion in the world, and it has been found mentioned in the Kalika Purana. Everyone celebrates it irrespective of their caste or status.