Chopda Pujan, also known as Sharda Pujan or Muhurat Pujan, is an important ritual during Diwali in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, and some other Western parts and North Indian states in India. In 2023, Chopda Pujan date is November 12.
On this day, business people perform puja of account books and close their old accounts and start new accounts.
Ganesh Puja and Lakshmi puja is observed during Chopda Pujan. Devotees beg pardon for the past mistakes is requested from Lord Ganesha and Goddess Maha Lakshmi.
Shubh (auspiciousness) and Labh (profit / prosperity) are written in the account books to invoke the two Gods – Ganesh and Lakshmi.
Panchang, 4 November 2021
आनंद नाम संवत्सर, कार्तिक मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, अमावास्या तिथि, चित्रा – स्वाति नक्षत्र, प्रीती – आयुष्मान योग, चतुष्पाद करण |
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:17 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:30 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : No Moonrise
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 05:15 PM
Tithi : Amavasya upto 02:44 AM, Nov 05 Pratipada
Nakshatra : Chitra upto 07:43 AM Swati upto 05:08 AM, Nov 05
Yoga : Priti upto 11:11 AM Ayushmana
Karana : Chatushpada upto 04:25 PM Nagava upto 02:44 AM, Nov 05 Kinstughna
Weekday : Guruwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2078 (Kartik Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1197 (Tula Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Ashwina Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1428
Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2078
Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayujam)
Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Aaso Maas
Abhijit : 11:31 AM to 12:16 PM
Amrit Kalam : 09:16 PM to 10:42 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 01:18 PM to 02:42 PM
Yamaganda : 06:17 AM to 07:41 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 09:05 AM to 10:29 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:01 AM to 10:46 AM 02:31 PM to 03:16 PM
Varjyam : 12:43 PM to 02:08 PM
Chopda Pujan in Previous Years
In 2022, Chopda Pujan date is October 24.
In 2021, Chopda Pujan date is November 4.
In 2020, Chopda Pujan date is November 14.
In 2019, Chopda Pujan date is October 27.
In 2018, Chopda Pujan date was November 7.
In 2017, Chopda Pujan date was October 19.
In 2016, Chopda Pujan date was October 30.
In 2015, Chopda Pujan date was November 11.
In 2014, Chopda Pujan date was October 23.
In 2013, Chopda Pujan date was November 3.
Chopda Pujan 2012 date was November 13.