Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 | Vinayaka Chaturthi

Ganesha Puja Vidhi

Ganesha Puja Vidhi

Vinayaka Chavithi is the festival of Lord Vinayaka (Ganapati). In 2020, Vinayaka Chavithi date is August 22. It is celebrated on Chaturthi or Chavithi during the month of bhaadra or Bhadrapada month (August – September).

Lord Ganesha is also called as Vinayaka, Ganapati, Vignaharti and Gajanana. Here you can know Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Muhurat – when to perform Ganesh puja on Ganesh Chaturthi.

Ganesh Chaturthi festival is celebrated for more than 9 days, starting from Ganesh Chaturthi, during the month Bhaadrapada, which is called Ganesh Navaratri. After Ganesh Navratri , worshipping Lord Ganesh for 9 days or more than 9 days in Ganesh Mandap, Ganesha idol is immersed in water bodies. This ritual is called as Ganesh Nimajjan or Ganapati Visarjan.

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 date in other countries

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in USA (Hawaii – Honolulu) – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in USA (PST – Seattle, Vancouver BC, California, Oregon) – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in USA (MST – Denver CO) – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in USA (CST – Chicago IL) – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in USA (EST – New York NY) – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in UK & Europe – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in Dubai (UAE) & Gulf countries – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in Malaysia – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in Singapore – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in Australia – August 22

Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in New Zealand – August 22

Significance and importance of Ganesh Chaturthi Festival:

People believe that on Ganesh Chaturthi Festival, Lord Ganesha, son of the diving couple, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, bestow his presence for all his devotees. Ganapati is considered as the Aadideva, who is worshipped before all Gods in every puja and ritual.

Ganesh Chaturhti Festival is widely celebrated in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamilnadu. This festival is also celebrated among the Hindu communities in Nepal and Sri Lanka.

Check out the special recipes for Ganesh Chaturthi festival here.

Here you can read Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Mantras or prayers to stotras to chant during Ganesha Chaturthi puja.

Click here to read… How to do Ganesh Chaturthi Puja at home… Detailed Ganesh Chaturthi puja procedure

Read how to do Ganesh immersion… Ganpati visarjan procedure… Ganesh immersion mantras & puja procedure before nimajjanam

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29 Comments

  1. Praveen Myakala says:

    Readers please use “clay idols” and get blesses with vinayaka for this Vinayaka Chavithi…

  2. haalayudha says:

    bhadrapada suddha chavithi or chaturdhi is not the birthday of ganapathi, this was the day when he was given the lordship over the ganas and vighnaas,

  3. Sri Harsha Kiran.P says:

    FYI… Vinayaka Chaviti is NOT Ganesha’s Birthday… It is the day of power being transferred to him as a ‘The head of Vighnas”

  4. Kumar says:

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  5. raja says:

    is it necessary to install ganesh idol at home on ganesh chaturthi

  6. suguna rani says:

    please update us with sankashti chaturthi 2011 dates

  7. zo says:

    how are some of the large ganesh idols made and of what material? i want to make a large ganesh…….anybody know? thanks, zo

  8. jagruthi says:

    we will be erecting Ganesh mandal for 2012 ganesh chaturthi in front of our house in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

  9. jagruthi says:

    why lord ganesha is worshipped first among all gods in all pujas ?

  10. kriti irani says:

    Ganesh chaturthi 2020 date in India ?

  11. raghu says:

    can i wear Ganesha Ring on First Finger. Pls, suggest me and clear my doubt

  12. Alekya says:

    What the best timings for vinayaka chavathi puja in singapore

  13. nandini says:

    I have made clay ganesha idol for this ganesh chaturthi. I will worship natural Ganesha at home and will do immersion at our garden.

  14. akanksha says:

    Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2020 to all Hindu sisters and brothers

  15. praful nonani says:

    when is ganesh visarjan is it on 2020

  16. Ravikumar-1618[Prav[m]i says:

    Ganesh utsav committee in vijayawada.
    Prasedent GOKARAJU GANGARAJU Garu
    Ganesh utsav committee Krishnalanka.
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    Krishnalanka,Vijayawada-520013.

  17. Chandni says:

    time for 2020 ganesh chaturthi pooja in singapore

  18. Sadbhuj says:

    installing ganesh at home for ganesh chaturti 2020 singapore

  19. Sarita says:

    when is ganesh chaturthi muhurtam 2020 in usa

  20. Vrishab says:

    what time the ganesha chaturthi starts on 8 of sept in usa

  21. Jagvi says:

    what time vinayaka chavithi starts in 2020 new york

  22. Mrinank says:

    vinayaka chavithi 2020 timings in Eastern time UsA

  23. Dayanita says:

    what time we have todo puja to ganapati on vinayakachaviti

  24. Rukmini says:

    why vinayaka chathurthi celebrated on 8th in us

  25. Ravikiran says:

    www vinayaka chavithi on september 9th tidhi 2020

  26. Avnita says:

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  27. Suhruda says:

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  28. Gagandeep says:

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  29. Kharanshu says:

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