Sankashti December 2013, Sankashti Chaturthi December 2013 date, when is Sankashti Chaturthi in December 2013?
Sankat Chaturthi, also known as Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankashta Hara Vinayaka Chaturthi, is observed on the fourth day during the second half in every month as per Hindu panchang. In December 2013, Sankat Chathruthi date is 21 December.
As per North Indian calendar, this Sankashta hara Chaturthi falls in Poush month. In Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada and Telugu panchang, Sankat Chavithi of December 2013 falls in Margashirsha month.
Moon rise or Chandrodayam time on Sankashti December 2013 is 9.10 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.