Amavasya (Sanskrit: अमावस्या) also known as New Moon Day or No Moon Day is the last day of every lunar month in the Hindu calendar (Panchang).
There are many Hindus who observe a fast on this day. On this day, people also perform Tarpan and Shradh for dead parents and other relatives.
Please find below dates of Amavasya in the calendar year 2016.
Amavasya 2016 Dates :
09th January 2016 (Saturday) – Paush Amavasya
08th February 2016 (Monday) – Magha Amavasya
09th March 2016 (Wednesday) – Phalguna Amavasya
07th April 2016 (Thursday) – Chaitra Amavasya
06th May 2016 (Friday) – Vaishakha Amavasya
05th June 2016 (Sunday) – Jyeshtha Amavasya
04th July 2016 (Monday) – Ashadha Amavasya
02nd August 2016 (Tuesday) – Shravana Amavasya
01st September 2016 (Thursday) – Bhadrapada Amavasya
30th September 2016 (Friday) – Ashwin Amavasya
30th October 2016 (Sunday) – Kartik Amavasya
29th November 2016 (Tuesday) – Margashirsha Amavasya
29th December 2016 (Thursday) – Paush Amavasya