Shani amavasya denotes the combination of 2 panchang elements - Amavasya tithi and Shani vaar. In simple words, when amavasya falls on a Saturday, the result is Shani Amavasya. The day of Shani Amavasya is dedicated to Lord Shani Dev, the God of Justice.

Shani amavasya is a rare combination happening only couple of times a year and is considered auspicious for all those who are bothered by the malicious influence of planet Saturn. This means, for people under the influence of Shani Mahadasha or going through the period of Sade sati, Shani amavasya is the most potent day to worship and appease Lord Shani and earn His blessings multifold.

Next Shani Amavasya in 2022 is on August 27, Saturday

Shani Amavasya Tithi Timings: August 26, 12:24 pm - August 27, 1:47 pm

In the year 2022, Shani Amavasya comes 2 times. Shani amavasya dates in 2022 are April 30 and August 27.

Shani Amavasya is dedicated to Lord Shani Image Source:

Blessings of Lord Shani brings good fortune, prosperity and happiness in life. Observing Shani amavasya vrat, performing Shani puja and giving donation on Shani amavasya is believed to invoke the blessings in the form of prosperity and success in all endeavours. Shani amavasya puja also mitigate the ill effects of pitr dosh and Kaal sarp dosh.

It is always recommended to perform the rituals and puja of Shani amavasya at your nearest Shani Temple rather than at home.

Important Timings On Shani Amavasya

Amavasya Tithi Timing August 26, 12:24 PM - August 27, 1:47 PM
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All Shani Amavasya dates in 2022 and Amavasya Tithi Timing

April 30th
Amavasya Tithi Timing : Apr 30, 12:58 AM - May 01, 1:58 AM
August 27th
Amavasya Tithi Timing : Aug 26, 12:24 PM - Aug 27, 1:47 PM

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