Karna vedham = Piercing the Ears

Muhurth is fixed in 2 steps shown as 2 rules tables below.

  1. Find the days suitable in a month.  Select the day. This is based on Month, Day, Nakshatra, Tithi, Yoga, and Karana. 
  2. Find the time of the event. This is based on the horoscope of that moment. What is rising ? What is setting or going to set ? etc.

Select Year and Month for finding suitable muhurth days.

Year       =   Month    =                      


Karnavedha or piercing the ear. Although this was done originally only to beautify the child, it acquired the belief that it would protect the child against disease. Karnvedh. This Sanskar is performed in the firth or the seventh year or at the end of the first year with Chudkaram Sanskar. 

No. Good Avoid
1 Nak = Mrgasiras, Pushya, Punarvasu, Utthara, Uttharasadha, Uttarabhadrapad, Hast, Chitra, Asvini, Shravan, Dhanishta or Revati Nak = Asvati, Bharani, Kartika, Rohini, Ayilyam, Magam, Pooram, Svati, Vishakam, Anisham, Thrikketta, Mulam, Pooradam, Poororuttati, Chatayam.
2 Day = Th, We, Mo, or Fr Day = SU  TU  SA
3 Tithi = 2,3,5,6,7,10,12,13 4,9,14, amavasya, S8  and K8
1st half of K7, S1 and P15
2nd half of K3,K10 and S11
4 Shukla Paksh of Month = Karthik, Paush, Chaitra, or Phalgun  
5 In Kartik - after Shukla Dwadashi  
6 In Paush - after Sun enters Makar  
7 In Chaitra - after Sun enters Mesh  


No. Good Avoid
1 Lag = Vrshab, Mithun, Meen, Kark, Kanya, Thula or Dhanu Janma Maas or Adhika Maas
2 Lag = Mesh or Makar - 2nd choice Lag = Simha, Vrichik, kumbh
3 10, 12 or 16th day from birth Lag = Rasi where sandhi of Nak / Tithi falls.
4 6,7,8,10 or 12th month from birth  Mars in 8
5 3,5 or 7th year Night
6   Madhyanham 10v
7   Sayanham
8   Any planet in 8th