Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi is the Sankatahara Ganesha Chaturthi Vrata which falls in Vaishakha Month of Hindu calendar. For Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi Vratha, the Name of Ganesh in which the pooja is performed and the name of the Peetha is given here ..
In 2020, Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi date is May 10.
Name of Sankashti Chaturthi Vrata – Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi
Name of Ganesh in which the Pooja is performed – Chanakra Raja Ekadanta Maha Ganapati
Name of the Peeta – Srichakra Peeta
Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi falls in Vaishakha Month as per Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. It falls in Jyeshta Month according to North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimant Panchang).
In Malayalam calendar, it falls in Meda Masam – Edava Masam; Tamil months of Chithirai Masam – Vaigasi Masam; Bengali months of Boishakh Month – Jaistho Month.
Ekadanta Sankashti Chaturthi is one of the 13 Sankashtahara Chauth Vrathams. Each month, different form of Ganesha is worshipped along with different Peetha.
Observing Sankashti Hara Chaturthi vrata keep devotees away from every problem they face in their life. Literally, ‘Sankat or ‘Sankashta means problems and ‘hara means the destroyer. Abhishekam is the main ritual observed during the Ganapati puja on this day.
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