Diwali Chitragupta Puja | Chitragupta Jayanthi Pooja

Chitragupta Puja, also known as Dawat Puja, is a ritual observed during Diwali festival. In 2019, Chitragupta Puja date is October 29. It is celebrated on Bhai Dooj, two days after Diwali, in North India.

Chitragupta Pooja marks the birthday or Jayanthi of Chitragupta and it is mainly celebrated by Katyastha caste.

Chitragupta is the son of Lord Brahma. He was emerged from Brahmas body as his 17th son. The legend or story says that to assist Yamaraj, the Lord of death, Chitragupta was created by Brahma.

On Chitragupta Jayanthi or Chitragupta Pooja, Chitragupta is worshipped with shodashopachar puja by Kayastha people. This puja is also known as Dawat Puja which is the biggest festival for Kayastha caste.

Panchang, 29 October 2019

परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, द्वितीय तिथि, विशाखा नक्षत्र, आयुष्मान योग, कौलव करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:33 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:47
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 07:28 Chandrastama (Moonset)19:03

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 27:47*
Nakshatra Vishakha – 23:12
Yoga Ayushman – 15:03
Karana Kaulava – 27:47*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 14:58 – 16:22
Gulika Kalam: 12:10 – 13:34
Yama Gandam: 09:22 – 10:46

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2076 (Kartik Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1195 (Thulam Masam – Tula Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Kartika Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1426

Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2076

Telugu Calendar – Kartika Masam (Karthikam)

Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula – 17:36:18

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 15:04 – 16:32
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:32

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 27:00* – 28:31*
Durmuhurthams: 22:54 – 23:45

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