Sankata Chavithi, also known as Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankatahara Ganesha Chaturthi or Sankashta Hara Ganapati Chaturthi, is an auspicious vrat dedicated to Lord Ganesh. In June 2010, Sankashta Chaturthi date is June 30, Wednesday. Sankatahara Ganesh Chavithi begins on 29 June at 10:30 pm and ends at 12:20 in the night on June 30.
June 2010 Sankat Chauth falls on Jyeshta bahula Chavithi in Marathi, Telugu, Gujarati, and Kannada calendars. In North Indian Hindi Hindu calendars, it falls on Ashada Krishna Chaturthi.