Auspicious Time for Annaprasana (Feeding rice) of the Baby
The ceremony of feeding solid food to a baby for the first time is called Annaprasana Samskara. This is advised to be performed in the 6th, 8th, or 10th months for boys and 5th, 7th, 9th and 11th months for girls, at an auspicious Muhurtha.
Favourable Week Days
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
All Fixed Stars (Rohini, Uthram, Uthradam, Uthrattathi), all movable stars(Punartham, Chothi, Thiruvonam, Avittam, Chathayam), all friendly stars (Makayiram, Chithra, Anizham, Revathi) and all dynamic stars (Aswati, Pooyam, Atham)
Dwitheeya, Thritheeya, Panchami, Sapthami, Dasami, Thrayodasi, Pournami
Vishkamba, Athigandha, Soola, Gandha, Vyaghata, Vajra, Vyathipatha, Parikha, Vaidhrithi
Apart from these, common Panchanga shuddi 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.