19 January 2014, Today is Sankashti Chaturthi (Sankat Chaturthi, Sankashta Hara Vinayaka Chaturthi). This Sankashti Chaturthi falls in Magh month in North Indian Hindi calendars. In Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada and Telugu panchangams, Sankat Chavithi of January 2014 falls in Poush month.
This Sankashti Chaturthi falls in Thai Masam of Tamil calendar, Makaram Month of Malayalam calendar and Maagh Month of Bengali Panjika.
Moon rise or Chandrodayam time on Sankashti December 2014 is 9.00 PM in Indian Standard Time. To know the Moonrise time for all cities across India…. read this article.
During Sankat Ganesh Chaturthi, devotees observe fast for whole day and break their upvaas after visiting the Moon God and performing Ganesh Puja.
Observing Sankashti Hara Chaturthi vrata keep devotees away from every problem they face in their life. Literally, ‘Sankat or ‘Sankashta means problems and ‘hara means the destroyer. Abhishekam is the main ritual observed during the Ganapati puja on this day.
Daily Panchangam, Sankashti Chaturthi on 19 January 2014
Sun Rise 07:10 Sun Sets 18:05 Moon Rise 20:52 Moon Sets 08:50
Tithi Krishna Tadiya (Tritiya) Ends at 17:26
Nakshatram Makha (Magha) Ends at 21:33
Bava Karana Ends at 30:30, Vishti (Bhadra) Karana Ends at17:26
Soubhagya Yogam Ends at 29:55
Purnimanta Month – Magh Month
Amavasyanta Month – Paush Month
Tamil Month – Thai Masam
Malayalam Month – Makaram Month
Bengali Month – Maagh Month
Amrita Kalam 19:46 – 21:33 Duration: 01:46
Abhijit: 12:13:30 – 13:01:30
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:30 – 14:17 Duration: 01:46
Rahu Kalam: 16:43:07 – 18:05:00
Gulika Kalam: 15:21:15 – 16:43:07
Yama Gandam: 12:37:30 – 13:59:22
Durmuhurthams: 16:37:40 – 17:21:20