Sankashti March 2017, Sankat Chaturthi

Sankata Hara Chaturthi or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturthi is observed on the Chaturthi or Chavithi, the fourth day of Krishna Paksha during every Hindu month. In March 2017, Sankashti Chaturthi date is March 16, Thursday.

Sankashti Chaturthi on 16 March 2017

This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in Chaitra Month as per North Indian calendars while it falls in Falguna Month as per Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Goa.

It falls in Maasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Kumbha Masam in Malayalam calendar and Falgun Month in Bengali calendar.

The moonrise or Chandrodaya time on Sankashti March 2017 is – 10.01 PM.

Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat Katha, Story of Sankashtahara Ganesha Chaturthi

Significance of Sankashti Chaturthi Vrata

Panchang, Sankashti Chaturthi – 16 March 2017

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:38 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:32
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)21:55 Chandrastama (Moonset)08:57

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturthi – 25:11*
Nakshatra Swati – 24:35*
Yoga Vyaghata – 26:32*
Karana Balava – 25:11*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Chaitra
Amavasyanta Month Phaalguna
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 14:04 – 15:34
Gulika Kalam: 09:37 – 11:06
Yama Gandam: 06:38 – 08:07

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

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 14:54 – 16:40
Abhijit: 12:11 – 12:59

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam
Durmuhurthams: 15:22 – 16:09

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  1. Anagh says:

    auspicious to be born on sankasthi 30 march 2013