Roop Chaudash 2014: Soundarya Siddhi Divas, Roop Chaturdasi

Roop Chaudash, Roop Chaturdashi, is the second day of 5-day Diwali festival in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. In 2014, Roop Chaudash date is October 22.

Roop Chaturdashi Puja is also observed as Soundarya Siddhi Divas. This day is celebrated as Kali Choudash and Hanuman Puja in Gujarat, and Naraka Chaturdashi and Choti Diwali throughout India.

People believe that Roop Chaturdashi puja brings them handsomeness or beauty or enhances their physique.

Roop Chaudash Snan is an auspicious ritual during Roop Chatudashi day. Special mantras or prayers are chanted during this ritual bath. In Maharashtra also Roop Choudash Snan is considered as an auspicious ritual. Hindus believe this pavitra snan makes them handsome or beautiful.

In 2013, Roop Chaudash date was November 2.

Roop Chaudash 2012 date was November 12.

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  1. Oh NO! I did roop chaudas this morning instead of yesterday…does that mean I wont be blessed with beauty this year! Watch out..I apologize in advance…and hope to pray on the correct day next year! Humph!

    By Ami Shah at October 23, 2014 at 12:40 pm
  2. which day is called choti diwali

    By Navin Nirad at November 14, 2013 at 11:46 am