2018 Shani Jayanti date and Time Pujan Vidhi
Shani Jayanti 2018 Date
15th May 2018 (Tuesday)
Shani Jayanti 2018 Time
Amavasya Tithi Begins = 10:16 on 14/May/2018
Amavasya Tithi Ends = 07:47 on 15/May/2018
Shani Jayanti Mantra/ Shani Jayanti 2018
Shani Dhyan Mantra
Nilanjana Samabhasam Ravi Putram Yamagrajam Chaya Mrttanda
Sambhutam Tam Namami Shanai Shwaram
Shani Gayatri Mantra
Aum Sanaischaraya Vidmahe,
Tanno Manda Prachodayat.
Om Sham Shanaischaryaye Namah
- Start Shani Puja by washing the feet of Lord Shani’s idol
- Consume this water as charanamrit
- Decorate Shani idol using black clothes
- Offer black color items such as sesame, sesame oil, black clothes and black gram to Lord Shani
- Light up the diyas using sesame or mustard oil
- Donate black Til (sesame) or rice to the needy people
- Sing Shani dev’s aarti and chant 108 names of Shani dev
- On Shani Jayanti, worship Shani’s idol by bathing it with gangajal, panchamrut, oil and water.
- Observe fast from sunrise to sunset and take only one meal after performing the puja in the evening.
- Visit Shani temple. Offer black sesame seeds, sesame oil, and black cloth. Black is assumed to be the favorite color of the lord as the idol is always black.
- Chant Shani stotra and ‘Om Sham Shaneshchraya Namah’ (11 malas).
To Pleased Shani Jayanti Goto Shani Temple and Take Holy Material like Sarso Oil and Kaale Til, do not buy til or tel from outside of mandir.