Certain auspicious Nakshatra, Tithi, day and time are considered Shubh Muhurat for marriage. Only eleven Nakshatras among twenty-eight Nakshatra are favorable. Akshaya Tritiya, Dev Uthani Ekadashi Tithi which comes once every year is generally considered Shubh for deciding Shubh Muhurat for marriage.
However, there are some unfavorable Nakshatra, Tithi, period(time) during the combustion of Shukra or Jupiter in (Shukra Ast or Guru Asta) other Ashubh Yoga periods, which are avoided for marriage in Vedic The study of the influence of celestial bodies on earth and humans.
First quarter (Charana) of Magha and Moola and the last quarter of Revati are known as Ati Gand Mool Nakshatra, one should avoid this Nakshatra for the auspicious marriage Muhurat.
The presence of any one of all the three Uttara Nakshatra is an auspicious day for all the auspicious events. Some astrologers believe that Uttara Phalguni nakshatra should be avoided for marriage.
During auspicious Navaratri days, marriage can be performed, if necessary. Pushya Nakshatra is inauspicious for marriage, though it is the most auspicious Nakshatra for all the events. This is an exception to the general rule.
Abhijit Nakshatra, a masculine but not a regular nakshatra, lies from 6.40’ to 10.53’.20 in Capricorn i.e. last quarter of Uttara Ashadha, first 1/15th part of Shravana, is also an auspicious Nakshatra for a marriage ceremony. It falls on a Wednesday, one should avoid it.
Inauspicious/auspicious dates, Shubh Muhurat for marriage
Marriage dates or Vivah Tithi may differ from place to place (location) or for person to person, one should consult a learned astrologer for Panchang Shuddhi, and the available marriage venue for booking in advance, before choosing a marriage date, finally.
Each person’s astrological A diagram showing exact position of planets in signs at time of birth of an individual prepared with the help of time, date and place of birth is a unique one. The running Period and sub-periods of planets and the major planetary transits Jupiter’s Movement of planets in the sky in real time, Venus’ transit and Saturn’s transit (Guru- Gonchar, Shukra- Gonchar and Shani- Gochar) may be Planets having natural beneficial and positive influences, opposite to malefic or Unfavorable, opposite of benefic for an individual.
One should consult family astrologer personally, before deciding the date and Shubh Muhurat for marriage, finally.
Shubh Muhurat for Marriage, dates for 2019
Auspicious marriage ceremony dates or Shubh Vivah Muhurat have started again from January 17, 2019.
The auspicious wedding dates or Shubh Vivah Muhurat for performing the marriage in the year 2019 will be only in these months: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, November, and December.
There are a few auspicious wedding dates or Shubh Vivah Muhurat for performing the marriage in November and December 2019 according to some Panchangas.
Auspicious Hindu Vivah Tithi or dates(Shubh Muhurat for marriage) based on Indian Vedic astrology for the year 2019 have started again in January. Marriage dates for 2019 are from 17th January (Thursday) to 11 July 2019; 8th November to 12th December 2019.
No marriage ceremony is recommended during Shukra Tara Asta period. Auspicious period or dates for performing marriage or Shubh Muhurat for marriage begins with the rise of Venus or Shukra Tara Uday (Shukroday).
Shukra Tara Asta or Shukrodaya
Shukra Tara Asta starts on July 09, 2019 (Tuesday). Shukra Tara will rise on September 19, 2019 (Thursday).
ii) There will be no marriage ceremony dates from July 07, 2019 to November 07, 2019.
iii) Auspicious Hindu Vivah Tithi or dates(Shubh Muhurat for marriage) based on Indian Vedic astrology for the year 2019 will start again from 08th November 2019.
iv) No marriage dates (Shubh Vivah Muhurat) are available after December 12, 2019.
Auspicious Hindu Vivah Tithi or dates (Shubh Muhurat for marriage) based on Indian Vedic astrology for the year 2019 will start again from January 20, 2020.
The inauspicious or Ashubh Muhurat to be avoided for marriage
i) It is recommended that a marriage ceremony should not be performed on birthdays, during the period of Venus or Jupiter combustion (Guru or Shukra Asta) Gulika or Rahukalam or Period of Rahu is different for each day and it should be avoided for any auspicious work or event.
ii) Eight days’ period, in the month of Phalgun, which generally falls in the month of February or March just before Holi is known as Holashtak, it is also avoided for performing the marriage in some parts of North India. The Holashtaka period will be from March 14, 2019, to March 21, 2019.
iii) Kharmas, Adhik Maas and Shraddha Paksha (Mahalaya) are considered inauspicious, should be avoided for a Hindu wedding. Kharmas will be from December 16, 2018, to January 14, 2019. Another Kharmas period of 2019 is from March 14 to April 14, 2019.
Important Tithi and Shubh Muhurat for marriage in 2019
i)Auspicious marriage ceremony dates will start again from mid-January, 2019.
ii) Hindu wedding dates or Shubh Muhurat for marriage start after Makar Sankranti, which generally commences on January 14. Makar Sankranti falls on January 15, 2019. There are no marriage dates before Makar Sankranti 2019.
iii) Akshaya Tritiya: Akshaya Tritiya Tithi begins at 05:40 am on Tuesday, 07th May 2019, ends at 12: 17 am on 08 May 2019, this year. These are auspicious dates for marriage (Shubh Vivah Muhurat).
iv) Dev Uthani Ekadashi 2019: Ekadashi Tithi begins at 01:33 pm on 8th November 2019, ends on 9th November 2019, from this auspicious Tithi, Hindu wedding dates will start again after Chaturmas(in some regions).
Shubh Vivah Muhurat/Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in 2019
Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra and Tithi for different months in 2019 start from Thursday, January 17, 2019. They are as follows:
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in January 2019
17th January (Thursday) Rohini, Dwadashi.
18th January (Friday) Rohini, Mrigasira, Dwadashi, Trayodashi
23rd January (Wednesday) Magha, Tritiya
25th January (Friday) Uttara Phalguni, Hasta, Panchami, Sashti.
26th January (Saturday) Hasta, Sashti
29th January (Tuesday) Anuradha, Dashami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in February 2019
1st February (Friday) Mula, Dwadashi, Trayodashi
8th February (Friday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Chaturthi
9th February (Saturday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Panchami
10th February (Sunday) Revati, Panchami
15th February (Friday) Mrigasira, Dashami, Ekadashi
21st February (Thursday) Uttara Phalguni, Dwitiya, Tritiya
23rd February (Saturday) Swati, Panchami
24th February (Sunday) Swati, Shashthi
26th February (Tuesday) Anuradha, Ashtami
28th February (Thursday) Mula, Dashami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in March 2019
02nd March (Saturday) Uttara Ashadha, Dwadashi
07th March (Thursday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Pratipada, Dwitiya
08th March (Friday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Dwitiya, Tritiya
09th March (Saturday) Revati, Tritiya
13th March (Wednesday Rohini, Saptami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in April 2019
16th April (Tuesday) Uttara Phalguni, Trayodashi
17th April (Wednesday) Uttara Phalguni, Trayodashi
18th April (Thursday) Hasta, Chaturdashi
19th April (Friday) Swati, Pratipada
20th April (Saturday) Swati, Pratipada, Dwitiya
22nd April (Monday) Anuradha, Chaturthi
23rd April (Tuesday) Mula, Panchami
24th April (Wednesday) Mula, Panchami, Sashti
25th April (Thursday) Uttara Ashadha, Saptami
26th April (Friday) Uttara Ashadha, Saptami, Ashtami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in May 2019
02nd May (Thursday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Trayodashi
06th May (Monday) Rohini, Dwitiya
07th May (Tuesday) Mrigashira, Tritiya, Chaturthi
08th May (Wednesday) Mrigashira, Chaturthi
12th May (Sunday) Magha, Navami
13th May (Monday) Magha, Purva Phalguni, Navami
14th May (Tuesday) Uttara Phalguni, Dashami, Ekadashi
15th May (Wednesday) Hasta, Dwadashi
17th May (Friday) Swati, Chaturdashi
19th May (Sunday) Anuradha, Pratipada
21st May (Tuesday) Mula, Tritiya
23rd May (Thursday) Uttara Ashadha, Panchami, Shashthi
28th May (Tuesday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Dashami
29th May (Wednesday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Ekadashi
30th May (Thursday) Revati, Ekadashi
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in June 2019
08th June (Saturday) Magha, Sashti, Saptami
09th June (Sunday) Magha, Saptami
10th June (Monday) Uttara Phalguni, Ashtami, Navami
12th June (Wednesday) Hasta, Dashami
13th June (Thursday) Swati, Dwadashi
14th June (Friday) Swati, Dwadashi
15th June (Saturday) Anuradha, Trayodashi, Chaturdashi
16th June (Sunday) Anuradha, Chaturdashi
17th June (Monday) Mula, Pratipada
18th June (Tuesday) Mula, Pratipada
19th June (Wednesday) Uttara Ashadha, Dwitiya, Tritiya
25th June (Tuesday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Ashtami, Navami
26th June (Wednesday) Revati, Navami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in July 2019
06th July (Saturday) Magha, Panchami
07th July (Sunday) Uttara Phalguni, Shashti
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in November 2019
Auspicious Dev Uthani Ekadashi or Prabodhini Ekadashi Tithi begins on Friday, 8th November 2019. Ekadashi Tithi ends(Paran) at 6:42 AM-8:51 AM on 9th November 2019.
08th November (Friday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Dwadashi
09th November (Saturday)Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Dwadashi, Trayodashi
10 November (Sunday) Revati, Trayodashi
14th November (Thursday)Rohini, Mrigashirsha, Dwitiya, Tritiya
22nd November (Friday) Uttara Phalguni, Hasta, Ekadashi
23rd November (Saturday) Hasta, Dwadashi
24th November (Sunday) Swati, Trayodashi
30th November (Saturday) Uttara Ashadha, Panchami
Auspicious Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in December 2019
05th December (Thursday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Navami, Dashami
06th December (Friday) Uttara Bhadrapada, Dashami
07th December(Saturday) Revati, Ekadashi
Shubh Vivah Muhurat/Marriage dates, Var, Nakshatra, and Tithi in January 2020
Marriage dates: Date Time Auspicious Nakshatra
20 January 2020 (Monday) 07:59 to 23:30 Anuradha
29 January 2020 (Wednesday) 12:13 to 31:14+ Uttarabhadrapada
30 January 2020 (Thursday) 07:14 to 31:14+ Uttarabhadrapada, Revati
31 January 2020 (Friday) 07:14 to 11:25 Revati
Abhijit Muhurat, Shubh Muhurat for marriage
Abhijit Muhurta is auspicious for performing marriages. The word Abhijit means victorious, Muhurta or Muhurtha means auspicious moment; anything done during this time ensures victory.
Abhijit Muhurta, important time is one of the simplest methods to select an auspicious time for performing any important event or ceremony, like engagement or marriage, without any calculation of Tithi or Nakshatra.
Avoid auspicious events if Abhijit Muhurat falls on Wednesday
If Abhijit Muhurta falls on a Wednesday, performing of the auspicious events are avoided.
Abhijit Muhurta of a particular place is calculated on the basis of L.M.T. of that place, begins 24 minutes before and 24 minutes after 12 noon, i.e. from 11:36 AM to 12:24 PM, total 48 minutes.
Performing most of the marriage ceremonies is preferred in Abhijit Muhurta in many parts of India.
Note: Traveling towards south direction should be avoided during Abhijit Muhurat.
The suitable Nakshatra, Charana for Shubh Muhurat for marriage in Vedic astrology
Rohini (4th), Mrigasira(5th), Magha (10th)- 1st Charana should be avoided.
Uttara Phalguni (12th) Hasta (13th), Swati (15th), Anuradha (17th), Moola (19th)- 1st Charana should be avoided.
Uttarashada(21st)-all Charana, Uttarabhadrapada(26th)- all Charana, Revathi (27th)- last Charana is inauspicious, one should avoid it.
Abhijit Nakshatra lies between Uttara Ashadha and Shravana is also auspicious Muhurat