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.
Panchang, Sankashti Chaturthi – 16 March 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:38 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:32
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)21:55 Chandrastama (Moonset)08:57
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturthi – 25:11*
Nakshatra Swati – 24:35*
Yoga Vyaghata – 26:32*
Karana Balava – 25:11*
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
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Meena
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula
Amrita Kalam 14:54 – 16:40
Abhijit: 12:11 – 12:59
Time to Avoid
Durmuhurthams: 15:22 – 16:09