Ganesh Jayanti (Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha) is observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in Magh Month especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2020, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 28.
It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra and households as well. 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).
Maghi Ganesh Jayanti Puja Muhurat, 28 January 2020
Abhijit Muhurat is between 12.18 PM and 1.01 PM. It is auspicious to perform Ganesh Jayanti Puja in Abhijit Muhurat.
Panchang, 28 January 2020
परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, तृतीया तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, परिघा योग, वणिज करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:12 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:07
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)09:26 Chandrastama (Moonset)21:13
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 08:21
Nakshatra Shatabhisha – 09:23
Yoga Parigha – 27:32*
Karana Vanija – 21:31
Purnimanta Month Maagha
Amavasyanta Month Maagha
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 15:23 – 16:45
Gulika Kalam: 12:39 – 14:01
Yama Gandam: 09:56 – 11:18
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Makara
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha – 29:29:51*
Amrita Kalam 27:16* – 29:04*
Abhijit: 12:18 – 13:01
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 16:32 – 18:20
Durmuhurthams: 23:21 – 24:13*