Karka Sankranti falls on 16th July 2017 Sunday.
Karka Sankranti Punya Kaal Timings:
2017 Karka Sankranti Phalam
Punya Kaal Muhurtam: 5:37 am to 4:37 pm.
Duration: 11 Hours 0 Mins
Sankranti Moment – 4:37 pm.
Mahapunya Kaal Muhurtam: 4:13 pm to 4:37 pm.
Duration – 0 Hours 24 Mins
Karka Sankranti signifies the southern journey of Lord Surya. With Karka Sankranti starts Dakshinayana, which covers a period of six months. Karka Sankranti is regarded as the counterpart of Makar Sankranti and it is considered very auspicious for charity activities.