Lakshami Puja Timing October 2017
Lakshmi Puja should be done during Pradosh Kaal which starts after sunset and approximately lasts for 1 hours and 05 minutes (during 19:11 to 20:16). Diwali Puja/ Lakshmi Puja can also be performed during Mahanishita Kaal.
The best time for Lakshmi Puja is during Pradosh Kaal when Sthir Lagna prevails. Sthir means fixed i.e. not moveable. If Lakshmi Puja is done during Sthir Lagna, Lakshmiji will stay in your home; hence this time is the best for Lakshmi Pujan. Vrishabha Lagna is considered as Sthir and mostly overlaps with Pradosh Kaal during Diwali festivity.
Diwali Puja Muhurata for Pradosh Kaal
Pradosh kaal Muhurtha is auspicious and
will remain for about 1 hrs and 05 mins from sun-set and to the place where you are living. In Delhi, India Pradosh Kaal may start from 07:11 p.m. or 19:11hrs and may remain till 08:16p.m. or 20:16hrs.
Nishith Kaal for Diwali Pooja Muhurata
It is auspicious to worship and adore goddess Lakshmi, all the nine planets, recite Mantras and Stotra, performing rituals, donating clothes, fruits, grains and money to brahmins. The Muhurtha of Nishith Kaal will start at 20:23hrs and may remain till 22:46hrs for those who are living in Delhi or its outskirts. The Taurus Ascendant will be active especially during this period.
Mahanishith Kaal for Diwali Pujan Muhurat
Mahanishith Kaal is very auspicious for Cancer Ascendant. During the night of Deepawali Mahanishith Kaal is auspicious(Cancer Ascendant) between 23:45 to 00:37 in Delhi.
During this Muhurtha, Deepawali Poojan is inevitable to perform according to scriptures. The tantrik rituals, vedaarambh sanskara, havana, yagya, and other supernatural powers are adored or called upon during Mahanishith Kaal.
Deepavali Puja Muhurata 2017
The auspicious Muhurat for Pradosh kaal is between 19:11 to 20:16 on 19 October 2017 in stable Ascendant (Taurus sign). Therefore between 17:39 to 20:16 Pradosh Kaal is auspicious for worshiping Lord Ganesha, Goddess Lakshmi, Kuber Pooja, business and giving donations to workers.
All preparations of temple related to Puja, Rangoli, Deepdan etc should be done during Pradosh Kaal. Additionally, it is considered auspicious to complete the work of sweets distribution during this time.
Also, the work of drawing of Swastika and writing Shub Labh on the doors should be done in this Muhurat time. Besides this, giving gift to the elders of the family and taking their blessings increases the auspiciousness in a person’s life. Giving donations etc. at religious places during this period is considered favorable.