Govardhan Puja Muhurat 2017

Govardhan Puja is observed on the fourth day during 5-day Diwali festival. In 2017, Govardhan Puja date is October 20. It is mainly observed in North Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Haryana, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh.

On this day, Lord Sri Krishna along with cows is worshipped. Govardhana Pooja is celebrated as a commemoration of the lifting of Govardhanagiri by Lord Sri Krishna. Thus, Krishna acquired the name of ‘Govardhanagiri Dhari or ‘Govardhandhari.

Annakut Puja and Nutan Varsh or Bestu Varsh (Gujarati New Year) is also observed on Govardhan Puja day.

The Story of Govardhana Puja

Govardhana Pooja Muhurtham, 20 October 2017

Pratah Kaala Puja Time – 6.05 AM to 8.25 AM

Sayankaala Puja Time – 3.20 PM to 5.37 PM

Panchang, 20 October 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:29 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:53
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 06:41 Chandrastama (Moonset) 18:35

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 25:37*
Nakshatra Chitra – 08:39
Yoga Vishkambha – 15:29
Karana Bava – 25:37*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 10:46 – 12:11
Gulika Kalam: 07:55 – 09:20
Yama Gandam: 15:02 – 16:27

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 24:54* – 26:36*
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:34

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 14:38 – 16:21
Durmuhurthams: 12:34 – 13:19

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