Ganesh Jayanti is the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in the month of Magha especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2022, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is February 4.
It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra and households as well.
Palkhi Yatra is celebrated on Ganesh Jayanti in Morgaon Ganesha Temple (Mayureshwar Mandir / Shri Moreshwar Mandir) in Pune district of Maharashtra.
Lord Ganesh is worshipped with Shodashopachar puja and offered special recipes as naivedya. Special recipes are prepared with Til or sesame. Hence the festival is also known as Til Kund Chaturthi or Tila Kunda Chavithi. The popular Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi is celebrated in Bhadrapad month (August – September).
Ganesh Jayanti in other countries
Ganesh Jayanti in USA – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in Canada – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in UK & European countries – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in UAE & Middle East – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in Singapore – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in Malaysia – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in Australia – 4 February 2022
Ganesh Jayanti in New Zealand – 4 February 2022
Panchang, 4 February 2022
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:49 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:59 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 09:08 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 09:13 PM
Tithi : Chaturthi upto 03:47 AM, Feb 05Panchami
Nakshatra : Purva Bhadrapada upto 03:58 PMUttara Bhadrapada
Karana : Vanija upto 04:06 PM. Vishti upto 03:47 AM, Feb 05. Bava.
Yoga : Shiva upto 07:10 PM. Siddha.
Weekday : Shukrawara.
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta Magha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 12:02 PM to 12:47 PM
Amrit Kalam : 08:10 AM to 09:44 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 11:00 AM to 12:24 PM
Yamaganda : 03:12 PM to 04:36 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 08:13 AM to 09:37 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 09:03 AM to 09:48 AM 12:47 PM to 01:31 PM
Varjyam : 01:38 AM, Feb 05 to 03:15 AM, Feb 05