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Ganesh Jayanti | 8 February 2019 | Til Chaturthi, Sakata Chauth Festival

Sankashti Ganesh

Sankashti Ganesh

Today, 8 February 2019 is Ganesh Jayanti, Til Chaturthi or Sakata Chauth Festival (Maghi Ganesh Utsav / Varad Chaturthi / Tilkund Chauth). It is observed on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Magh month in Hindu calendar. This day is believed as the birthday of Lord Ganesha.

Ganesha Shodashopachar Puja is offered on this day. Special naivedyam (food recipes) like Modak, Kudumulu and the food items made of sesame (Til) are offered to Lord.

Ganesh Jayanti Vrat Katha or story is associated with Queen Ratnavali and her righteous husband who was a judicious king.

On Ganesh Jayanti, Palkhi Yatra is observed in Morgaon Sri Mayureshwar Mandir near Pune, Maharashtra. Morgaon Mayureshwar Temple is one of the Ashtavinayak Temples.

Panchang – 8 February 2019

विरोधिकृत नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, तृतीया, पूर्वभाद्र नक्षत्र, शिवा योग, वणिज करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:07 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:14
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)09:12 Chandrastama (Moonset)21:15

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 10:17
Nakshatra Purva Bhadrapada – 14:59
Yoga Shiva – 11:33
Karana Vanija – 23:24

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Maagha
Amavasyanta Month Maagha
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 11:17 – 12:41
Gulika Kalam: 08:31 – 09:54
Yama Gandam: 15:28 – 16:51

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Magh Mahina 2075

Malayalam Calendar – Makaram Month 1194 (Makara Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Magha Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Thai Month (Thai Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Maagh Mash 1425

Nepali Calendar – Magh Maas 2075

Telugu Calendar – Magha Masam (Magham)

Marathi Calendar – Magh Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Magh Maas
Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Makara
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha – 08:18:20

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam
Abhijit: 12:19 – 13:03

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 25:35* – 27:22*
Durmuhurthams: 13:03 – 13:47

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  1. Vrishank says:

    how to do ganesh pooja on sakata chathurdhi