The year 2024- Amavasya (New Moon) dates, time, rituals & their significance!

‘Amavasya’ is a Sanskrit word that refers to the lunar A phase of the New Moon. The Hindu Almanac or calendar uses 30 Lunar Phases. Called ‘thithi’ in India.

In Hindu culture and beliefs, the New Moon Day or Amavasya 2024 is considered to be of Great Power. Most of the Amavasya
2024 days are considered to be inauspicious except for the Karthika Amavasya, the day New Moon occurs in the month of Karthika celebrated by the Hindus as the world-famous Deepavali or Diwali festival.

Every month, the New Moon Day is considered sacred – especially for the worship of the forefathers and performing Poojas for them. The dark fortnight of the Ashwin month (September-October) also known as Ashwin Amavasya
2024 is considered as especially sacred and offering oblations to the departed forefathers.

Amavasya falling on Mondays also known as Somawar Amavasya 2024 have a special significance in the Hindu Reigion. It is believed that a fast on these particular Amavasyas would ward-off widow-hood in women and ensure bearing of progeny.

See complete dates Of Amavasya or No moon dates of year 2024

Amavasya Dates – 2024
DateDayAmavasyaStarting TimeEnding Time
January 11, 2024ThursdayDarsha Amavasya, Pausha Amavasya08:10 PM, Jan 1005:26 PM, Jan 11
February 09, 2024FridayDarsha Amavasya, Magha Amavasya08:02 AM, Feb 0904:28 AM, Feb 10
March 10, 2024SundayDarsha Amavasya, Phalguna Amavasya06:17 PM, Mar 0902:29 PM, Mar 10
April 08, 2024MondayChaitra Amavasya, Darsha Amavasya03:21 AM, Apr 0811:50 PM, Apr 08
May 07, 2024TuesdayDarsha Amavasya, Vaishakha Amavasya11:40 AM, May 0708:51 AM, May 08
June 06, 2024ThursdayDarsha Amavasya, Jyeshtha Amavasya07:54 PM, Jun 0506:07 PM, Jun 06
July 05, 2024FridayDarsha Amavasya, Ashadha Amavasya04:57 AM, Jul 0504:26 AM, Jul 06
August 04, 2024SundayDarsha Amavasya, Shravana Amavasya03:50 PM, Aug 0304:42 PM, Aug 04
September 02, 2024MondayDarsha Amavasya, Bhadrapada Amavasya05:21 AM, Sep 0207:24 AM, Sep 03
October 02, 2024WednesdayDarsha Amavasya, Ashwina Amavasya09:39 PM, Oct 0112:18 AM, Oct 03
November 01, 2024FridayDarsha Amavasya, Kartika Amavasya03:52 PM, Oct 3106:16 PM, Nov 01
November 30, 2024SaturdayDarsha Amavasya, Margashirsha Amavasya10:29 AM, Nov 3011:50 AM, Dec 01
December 30, 2024MondayDarsha Amavasya, Pausha Amavasya04:01 AM, Dec 3003:56 AM, Dec 31