Mahurat trading is the auspicious stock market trading which takes place for an hour on the day of Diwali (Deepawali). Diwali is an auspicious muhurat to start trading in stock exchanges or to start any new financial deal.
In 2017, Diwali Muhurat Trading / Deepavali 2017 Muhurat Trading will be held on Thursday, 19th October, 2017 (Diwali Amavasya – Laxmi Puja).
Tentative timing of Mahurat Trading on BSE and NSE is as follows :
* Time for Call Auction: 6 pm to 6.15 pm
* Time for Continuous Trading: 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm
* Time of Post Closing: 7.40 pm to 7.50 pm
BSE would conduct this Diwali 2017 special session in equity derivatives, currency derivatives, equity and SLB segment while NSE would conduct the same in currency derivatives, futures and options and capital market segment.