Sankashti Chaturthi or Ganesha Sankat Chauth is observed on the Chaturthi or Chavithi, the fourth day of Krishna Paksha during every Hindu month. Sankashti Chaturthi May 2017 date is May 14, Sunday.
This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi of Jyeshta mahina as per North Indian Hindi calendars while it is the Krishna Paksha Chavithi in Vaishakh Month as per Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati and Kannada Calendars.
This Sankatahara Chaturthi falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil calendar, Meda Masam of Malayalam calendar and Boishakh month in Bengali Panjika.
The moonrise or Chandrodaya time on Sankashti May 2017 is – 9.56 PM.
Sankashti Chaturthi of May 2017 is the second Sankashti in this Hindu year of Sri Hemalamba samvatsara (2017-2018). The next Sankashti will be in June 2017.
Here is the Sankashti Moonrise time for all cities in India on 14 May 2017.
Panchang, Sankashti Chaturthi – 14 May 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:50 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:56
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 21:53 Chandrastama (Moonset) 08:18
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 10:17
Nakshatra Mula – 26:08*
Yoga Sidhha – 19:42
Karana Bava – 23:29
Purnimanta Month Jyeshtha
Amavasyanta Month Vaisaakha
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 17:18 – 18:56
Gulika Kalam: 15:40 – 17:18
Yama Gandam: 12:23 – 14:01
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mesha – 23:10:46
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Dhanu
Amrita Kalam 18:57 – 20:45
Abhijit: 11:57 – 12:49
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 24:21* – 26:08*
Durmuhurthams: 17:11 – 18:04