Griha Pravesh 2024: When Can You Move into Your New Abode?

Sat, Dec 09, 2023
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Sat, Dec 09, 2023
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Griha Pravesh 2024: When Can You Move into Your New Abode?

Getting into your home, from searching for a good one to paying the advance, getting it registered, and finally settling the payment, takes us through a lot of mental battles. However, everything will go in your favor if you perform your housewarming at the right time.

Purchased a new abode and are waiting for the appropriate time for a Griha Pravesh ceremony? If so, picking the perfect Griha Pravesh Muhurats in 2024 for a harmonious start in your new house is a MUST.

Griha Pravesh Ceremony: Welcoming New Beginnings

The Griha Pravesh ceremony, the Hindu housewarming ritual, is essentially a Puja, which is all about stepping into your new sanctuary on an auspicious note. This ceremony is organized before one enters the new home, whether it's an old house that one purchased or a newly constructed house. In essence, it's a prayer for a fresh beginning in a new abode. This is why the key to your success in this new abode lies in choosing the right Griha Pravesh Muhurat, i.e., an auspicious time frame when the cosmos blesses your new chapter. 

Therefore, when moving into a new residence, it is of utmost importance to adhere to the auspicious dates and timings for the new home opening ceremony to ensure peaceful and positive energy. This will ensure that there will never be a scarcity of money or grains in the lives of the house's inhabitants.

Why Does Muhurat Matter?

Is adhering to the Muhurat just a tradition, or does it hold a deeper significance? Well, the Griha Pravesh Muhurat isn't just any time; it's an auspicious time frame based on the alignment of celestial bodies. In Vedic astrology, the Muhurat is considered the most favorable time to carry out a task. A task has a higher probability of success when it is performed during a Shubh Muhurat. In a way, it's the universe's way of giving you a nod of approval. 

Performing the Griha Pravesh Puja during a Shubh Muhurat ensures your new home will be filled with good vibes and fortune. When an auspicious time is chosen for the ceremony, the Puja acts as a shield, keeping negativity at bay and ensuring your home remains a haven of positivity. Performing this ritual on a Shubh Muhurat provides harmonious energy in the house. By doing this Puja at the right time, you can thank the divine for this new beginning and seek blessings for a life filled with joy and abundance.

Decoding The Griha Pravesh Muhurat 2024 Calendar: Dates And Timings

There's good news for all! In 2024, the Hindu calendar will bless us with numerous auspicious Griha Pravesh Muhurats 2024. So, if you are picking the ideal Griha Pravesh dates in 2024, check out the list of auspicious dates and timings here. 

This list of new home opening ceremony Muhurats can be handy for you and can be of assistance in deciding the best dates to move into your new home. The Shubh Muhurats for the housewarming ceremony, including the best Nakshatra for Griha Pravesh 2024, are also detailed below. 

If you want more specific information about the Griha Pravesh ritual or Muhurat, Astroyogi astrologers can offer you all the answers. 

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in January 2024 

Do you want to start your year by moving to a new house? Good news! Here are the auspicious Griha Pravesh dates of January 2024. According to the Hindu calendar, 3rd January 2024 will be auspicious for this ceremony. Here are the details. 

  • 3rd January 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 07:14 AM to 02:46 PM, Nakshatra- Uttara Phalguni

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in February 2024 

As per the Hindu calendar, certain dates are considered auspicious for the house opening ceremony. 12th, 14th, 19th, 26th, 28th and 29th February 2024 will be auspicious for the Griha Pravesh ceremony. For detailed information, check below.

  • 12th February 2024 (Monday), Timing- 02:56 PM to 05:44 PM, Nakshatra- Uttara Bhadrapada
  • 14th February 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 07:01 AM to 10:43 AM, Nakshatra- Revati
  • 19th February 2024 (Monday), Timing- 06:57 AM to 10:33 AM, Nakshatra- Mrigashirsha
  • 26th February 2024 (Monday), Timing- 06:50 AM to 04:31 AM, 27th February 2024, Nakshatra- Uttara Phalguni
  • 28th February 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 04:18 AM to 06:47 AM, 29th February 2024, Nakshatra- Chitra
  • 29th February 2024 (Thursday), Timing- 06:47 AM to 10:22 AM, Nakshatra- Chitra

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in March 2024 

March is a favorite pick for many due to its good weather. The days turn warmer, and winter gloom is left far behind. No wonder people do some of their important work this month. Dates like 2nd, 6th, 11th, 15th, 16th, 27th, 29th, and 30th March 2024 will be auspicious for conducting the home opening ceremony. If you want detailed Griha Pravesh Muhurats in 2024, check below.

  • 2nd March 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 02:42 PM to 06:44 AM, 3rd March 2024,  Nakshatra- Anuradha
  • 6th March 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 02:52 PM to 04:13 AM, 7th March 2024, Nakshatra- Uttara Ashadha
  • 11th March 2024 (Monday), Timing- 10:44 AM to 06:34 AM, 12th March 2024,  Nakshatra- Uttara Bhadrapada and Revati
  • 15th March 2024 (Friday), Timing- 10:09 PM to 06:29 AM, 16th March 2024, Nakshatra- Rohini
  • 16th March 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 06:29 AM to 09:38 PM, Nakshatra- Rohini and Mrigashirsha
  • 27th March 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 06:17 AM to 04:16 PM, Nakshatra- Chitra
  • 29th March 2024 (Friday), Timing- 08:36 PM to 06:13 AM, 30th March 2024, Nakshatra- Anuradha
  • 30th March 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 06:13 AM to 09:13 PM, Nakshatra- Anuradha

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in April 2024 

This year, the 3rd of April will be auspicious for conducting the housewarming ceremony, popularly known as the Griha Pravesh ceremony. Check below for detailed information. 

  • 3rd April 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 06:29 PM to 09:47 PM, Nakshatra- Uttara Ashadha

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in May 2024 

There are no auspicious dates and timings available for a Griha Pravesh ceremony in May.

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in June 2024 

Unfortunately, no auspicious Griha Pravesh dates and timings are available in June. 

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in July 2024 

There are no auspicious Griha Pravesh dates in 2024 in the month of July.  So, be calm and keep exploring!

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in August 2024 

No Shubh Griha Pravesh muhurat Muhurats are available in August. 

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in September 2024 

In September, there are no auspicious new home opening ceremony dates available. 

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in October 2024 

There are no favorable dates and timings for getting a home opening ceremony conducted in October. However, don’t lose hope, as auspicious dates are just around the corner. 

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in November 2024 

Having your own home is a milestone in a person's life. Hence, when you purchase your dream house, you want your dwelling to bring you good luck and fortune and fill your life with good vibes.  

According to the Hindu calendar, the 2nd, 4th, 7th, 8th, 13th, 16th, 18th, and 25th November 2024 will be auspicious for entering the house. Check below for detailed information on Griha Pravesh Muhurats in 2024. 

  • 2nd November 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 05:58 AM to 06:35 AM, 3rd November 2024, Nakshatra- Anuradha and Vishakha
  • 4th November 2024 (Monday), Timing- 06:35 AM to 08:04 AM, Nakshatra- Anuradha
  • 7th November 2024 (Thursday), Timing- 12:34 AM to 06:38 AM, 8th November 2024, Nakshatra- Uttara Ashadha
  • 8th November 2024 (Friday), Timing- 06:38 AM to 12:03 PM, Nakshatra- Uttara Ashadha
  • 13th November 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 01:01 PM to 03:11 AM, 14th November 2024,  Nakshatra- Revati
  • 16th November 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 07:28 PM to 06:45 AM, 17th November 2024,  Nakshatra- Rohini
  • 18th November 2024 (Monday), Timing- 06:46 AM to 03:49 PM, Nakshatra- Mrigashirsha
  • 25th November 2024 (Monday), Timing- 06:52 AM to 01:24 AM, 26th November 2024, Nakshatra- Uttara Phalguni

A must-read: 2024 Shubh Muhurat Guide: When to Seal The Deal on Your New Wheels?

Griha Pravesh Muhurat in December 2024 

Are you planning to enter your new abode during the winter season? Good news! We are providing you with the Griha Pravesh dates in 2024 for a housewarming ceremony. According to the Hindu calendar, the 5th, 11th, 21st, and 25th of December will be auspicious for entering the new residence. Check out the detailed December home opening ceremony dates and timings here!

  • 5th December 2024 (Thursday), Timing- 12:49 PM to 05:26 PM, Nakshatra- Uttara Ashadha
  • 11th December 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 07:04 AM to 11:48 AM, Nakshatra- Revati
  • 21st December 2024 (Saturday), Timing- 06:14 AM to 07:10 AM, 22nd December 2024, Nakshatra- Uttara Phalguni and Purva Phalguni
  • 25th December 2024 (Wednesday), Timing- 07:12 AM to 03:22 PM, Nakshatra- Chitra

The Essence of Shubh Muhurat for The Griha Pravesh Ceremony

As mentioned above, a Muhurat is the perfect cosmic time/moment for success. When you pick the appropriate Griha Pravesh Muhurat, you align your entry with the celestial bodies, ensuring a peaceful life in your new nest. Moving into a new home is a joyous occasion for a person, as it's a culmination of your diligence, dreams, and hard work. Everyone aspires to a life filled with bliss, success, and serenity in their new abode, making it all the more significant for you to follow Griha Pravesh Muhurat. 

  • Performing the new home opening ceremony at the right Muhurat can protect your residence from evil eyes. It can purify the environment of the house and surroundings with holy and positive vibes and create a divine ambiance before you can move in.
  • In Sanskrit, the word 'Griha' means house, and 'Pravesh' means entry. The house's occupants perform the Griha Pravesh ceremony to seek divine blessings for prosperity, happiness, and peace before entering the home. This house opening ceremony is believed to invite divine blessings and guard the new home against negativity and unwanted energies. It can also help you eliminate the ill effects of Vastu Dosha and enjoy good fortune. 
  • According to Vastu Shastra, Griha Pravesh is a pathway to seek blessings for your new home by purging it of negativity and Doshas. Vastu Shastra states that you must undertake this auspicious ceremony before moving into your new house or occupying anything there. 
  • Timing is pivotal for the Griha Pravesh ceremony. Performing the Puja during a Shubh Muhurat is paramount to ensure prosperity, positive energy, happiness, luck, and harmony in your dwelling. Panchang Shuddhi is a preparatory step, and after performing it, the favorable dates for the ceremony are identified. It also provides the propitious timings to set the stage for the Puja, Havan, and Vastu Shanti Puja. The Tithis, Lagna, Nakshatra, and days play key roles in calculating the ideal Griha Pravesh Muhurats. 
  • Various astrological factors must be considered when determining the Griha Pravesh Muhurat dates and timings. The Nakshatras, or constellations, take center stage in this process. Rohini, Mrigashirsha, Anuradha, Chitra, Uttara Bhadrapada, Revati, Uttara Phalguni, etc., are a few of the most prominent constellations for Griha Pravesh.
  • According to Vedic astrology, Magha, Vaishakha, Phalguna, and Jyeshtha are regarded as immensely fortunate months for housewarming. Avoid having the house opening ceremony during Chaturmas, i.e., the months of Ashadha, Shravana, Bhadrapada, and Ashwin, as these are the months for Lord Vishnu to sleep. Additionally, steer clear of the inauspicious month of Paush for your housewarming. Vedic astrologers say that Gudi Padwa, Vasant Panchami, Akshaya Tritiya, and Dussehra are celebrated as propitious days for this sacred Griha Pravesh Puja. On the other hand, months like Chaturmas, Kharmaas, Shradh, and other inauspicious periods should be avoided for entering a new house. You must steer clear of events like Holi, Adhikmas, Shraddha Paksha, etc., for a Griha Pravesh ceremony. 

Golden Rules for A Blissful Griha Pravesh Ceremony

The Griha Pravesh ceremony is typically performed to ensure the dwelling is kept clear of any negative energy. The ceremony holds the key to infusing prosperity, luck, and positivity into your new residence. This Puja, thus, becomes a prayer for harmony and abundance in your life. 

To fully benefit from the house opening ceremony, you must keep in mind these dos and don’ts. 

  • Always perform the Griha Pravesh ceremony in a completely constructed house. Make sure the roof, doors, windows, paintwork, and even doorknobs are in a ready-to-move-in state before conducting the Puja. Don't plan a housewarming ceremony if your house is under construction or ongoing renovation. 
  • The day is for you to share the joy. So, don’t forget to provide adequate food to the priests first. Then, serve food to your family and friends attending the ceremony. 
  • Do not get the Puja conducted if the lady of the house is expecting a child or if there has been a recent death in the family.
  • You can shift the cooking gas or gas burner before the Vastu Puja or the Griha Pravesh Puja. Also, never bring any furniture into the house until the Griha Pravesh ceremony has been completed.
  • The area where you want to have the Puja performed should be neat and clean. Clean the area thoroughly and sprinkle Gangajal (water from the holy Ganges) to purify the place. Also, keep the house clean and tidy. With the use of the Mango leaves, sprinkle the holy water from the Kalash to purify the entire premise of your home. 
  • Make sure the Kalash is placed in the Northeast corner of the home.
  • Break a coconut before entering the new house. This action represents the removal of every obstacle. 
  • The Griha Pravesh ceremony constitutes a Havan, and Vastu Puja is conducted to purify the living space, along with a Navagraha Shanti Vidhan to eliminate negative energy from the house and usher in positivity.
  • Keep in mind to place your right foot first while entering your new house, as this is believed to symbolize prosperity.
  • After the home opening ceremony, avoid leaving the house vacant, padlocked, or locked for at least forty days, as it is considered inauspicious.
  • You are recommended not to perform the Griha Pravesh ceremony on Amavasya (New Moon Days) or Purnima (Full Moon Days). Avoid scheduling a housewarming ceremony on Tuesdays. Additionally, in exceptional circumstances, avoiding Griha Pravesh on Sundays and Saturdays is advisable. Dwitiya, Tritiya, Panchami, Saptami, Dashami, Ekadashi, Dwadashi, and Trayodashi of Shukla Paksha are favorable for a house opening ceremony. 

As you step into your new abode in 2024, let the Griha Pravesh dates 2024 pave the path for a life filled with peace and prosperity in your new nest. For the deities to watch over the house, bless you with fortune, and shield it from evil eyes' intentions, adhering to Griha Pravesh Muhurat is a MUST!

Do you still have questions about the Griha Pravesh Muhurat in 2024? If so, call or chat with the Astroyogi experts for guidance NOW!

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