Auspicious Day for Marriage

Marriage is a very important event in a person’s life and many astrological factors are considered for fixing a suitable Muhurtha for marriage. The practices vary widely from region to region, but the important considerations are common. 

  • Favourable Week Days 
  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Favourable Stars 
  • All fixed stars (Rohini, Uthram, Uthradam, Uthrattathi), Makayiram, Revathi,Anizham, Moolam, Chothi, Makam, Attam, Aswthi, Chithra, Thiruvonam, Avittam
  • Unfavourable Tithis
  • Dwitheeya, Thritheeya, Panchami, Sapthami, Dasami, Ekadasi, Thrayodasi
  • Unfavourable Nithyayogas
  • Vishkamba, Athigandha, Soola, Gandha, Vyaghata, Vajra, Vyathipatha, Parikha, Vaidhrithi
  • Unfavourable Karanas
  • Vishti

Apart from these, common Panchanga shuddhi checks, the general astrological quality based on the horoscope for the moment is also analysed. Also, factors such as Solar and Lunar eclipses, Sankranti and Sandhyakalam are considered. 

There are variations in regional practices for selecting Muhurtha for marriage. Certain Lunar months and solar months are avoided in some regions. Hence it is advisable to check the right Muhurtha date based on your location/region.