Mrigasira karthi (Mrigashirsha karte) marks the entry and transit of Sun through Mrigasira Nakshatra. This usually falls during the 7th or 8th of June every month. According to Hindu Calendar, Mrigashira Karte marks the onset of monsoon season. This year, ie. 2019, Mrigasira Karthi falls on June 08, Saturday.
It is belived that eating fish on Mrigasira Karthi cures or eases breathing disorders.
In Hyderabad, India, Mrigasira Karthi is associated with 'Fish Prasadam', an annual event where people with asthma and breathing disorders is administered live fish stuffed with herbal medicine, a free service offered by Bathini Goud family for 5 generations.
Mrigashira Karte 2019 was on June 08 Saturday
Important Timings On Mrigashira Karte
|Sunrise||June 08, 2019 5:44 AM|
|Sunset||June 08, 2019 7:07 PM|
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Mrigashira Karte festival dates between 2016 & 2026
|2016||Tuesday, 7th of June|
|2017||Thursday, 8th of June|
|2018||Friday, 8th of June|
|2019||Saturday, 8th of June|
|2020||Sunday, 7th of June|
|2021||Tuesday, 8th of June|
|2022||Wednesday, 8th of June|
|2023||Thursday, 8th of June|
|2024||Friday, 7th of June|
|2025||Sunday, 8th of June|
|2026||Monday, 8th of June|