Last Updated: 3/11/2014 3:18:40 PM
Mundan Muhurat for 2014 gives you the details to perform Chaul Mundan Sanskar or Head Shaving Ceremony for 2014. As per hindu religion, Mundan is a process of purifying the baby with all the negativities. Make use of our Mundan Muhurat for 2014 and choose the perfect day for your little one’s Mundan.
Mundan is the ceremony of shaving the head of a child. Mundan Sanskar Muhurat for 2014 will keep you updated on the dates to perform Mundan ceremony in 2014. In some communities, this practice of Mundan is accompanied with the ear piercing of the child. This ritual of shaving the head is considered to be very fortunate for the child as it signifies purity. Once the child’s head is shaved, it is considered as the child is rid from all the impurities and is blessed with good health. Once the child gets his head shaved, the head is covered with sandal paste to avoid any form of irritation. This ceremony is further continued by offering prayers to the God and getting blessings from the elders.
Mundan ceremony for 2014 is generally performed before the child turns three years old. Performing Mundan ceremony at the right time (Shubh Muhurat) and date is very important. The ritual is generally carried out at home; whereas some may perform the same in a temple. This auspicious Hindu ceremony is considered a must in many of the Hindu communities. Mundan ceremony is considered as one of the most important Sanskars in Hinduism. It is the eighth Sanskar of the 16 Sanskars in the Hindu culture. Mundan Muhurat 2014 table given below has all the details like time date and Muhurat for the year 2014, so that this ceremony turns out to be good one for your little one.
|17 January||Magh Krishna 1||Friday||Dwitiya conjoining in Pushya|
|23 January||Magh Krishna 7||Thursday||After Bhadra (In Saptami)|
|27 January||Magh Krishna 11||Monday||In Ekadashi|
|5 February||Magh Shukla 6||Wednesday||Saptami conjoining in Ashwini|
|19 February||Falguni Krishna 4||Wednesday||In Panchami|
|20 February||Falguni Krishna 5||Thursday||In Chitra Panchami|
|24 February||Falguni Krishna 9||Monday||Dashmi conjoining in Jyeshtha|
|27 February||Falguni Krishna 13||Thursday||In Trayodashi|
|3 March||Falguni Shukla 2||Monday||Revati conjoining in Tritiya|
|5 March||Falguni Shukla 5||Wednesday||In Ashwini|
|16 April||Vaishakh Krishna 1||Wednesday||Dwitiya conjoining in Swati|
|24 April||Vaishakh Krishna 10||Thursday||Before Bhadra|
|25 April||Vaishakh Krishna 11||Friday||In Shatbhisha|
|2 May||Vaishakh Shukla 3||Friday||Mrigshira conjoining in Tritiya|
|5 May||Vaishakh Shukla 6||Monday||Punarvasu conjoining in Saptami|
|12 May||Vaishakh Shukla 13||Monday||In Trayodashi|
|16 May||Jyeshtha Krishna 2||Friday||In Jyestha|
|21 May||Jyeshtha Krishna 7||Wednesday||In Saptami|
|26 May||Jyeshtha Krishna 13||Monday||In Ashwini|
|30 May||Jyeshtha Shukla 2||Friday||In Mrigshira|
|30 May||Aashadh Shukla 3||Monday||In Pushya|
|7 July||Aashadh Shukla 9||Monday||Dashmi conjoining in Swati|
The Mundan ceremony, as per the Grhya Sutras, should be performed once the baby turns 12 months old or before the age of 3. If it is not possible to perform the ritual during the mentioned period, then the ritual will have to wait until the child turns 7. Now-a-days, the ritual Mundan is performed during the 1st, 3rd, 5th or 7th year. It is usually avoided to do the ritual during the even year, i.e. 2nd, 4th and so on. Mundan ceremony is a very grand occasion in many homes. It is considered very auspicious if the Mundan of the first child is performed at the Kuldevta temple. Mundan ceremony is considered important in many religions. Muslims conduct this ceremony by applying curd on the child’s hair before shaving the head. Mundan ceremony also goes by many names such as Chaula or Chudakarana. AstroCAMP’s Mundan Muhurat for 2014 is created keeping in mind all the astrological points, to arrive at the most auspicious Muhurat for this special ceremony.
Hope the information given on Mundan helps you in performing this holy ritual. Make use of our Mundan Muhurat 2014 and have a happy 2014!
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