Sankashti Chaturthi or Ganesh Sankashtahara Chaturthi is observed on the Chaturthi or Chavithi, the fourth day of Krishna Paksha during every Hindu month. In April 2017, Sankashti Chaturthi date is April 14, Saturday.
This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in Vaishakh mahina as per North Indian Hindi calendars while it is the Krishna Paksha Chavithi in Chaitra Month as per Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati and Kannada Calendars.
This Sankashti Chaturthi falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil calendar, Meda Masam of Malayalam calendar and Boishakh month of Bengali Panjika.
The moonrise or Chandrodaya time on Sankashti April 2017 is: 9.34 PM.
Sankashti Chaturthi of April 2017 is the first Sankashti in this Hindu year of Sri Hemalamba nama samvatsara (2017-2018). The next Sankashti will be in May 2017 (Vaishakha / Jyeshta Month).
For Sankashti Chaturthi April 2017 Moonrise or chandrodayam timings in all cities of India, read Sankashti Moonrise Timings April 2017…