Roop Chaudash, Roop Chaturdashi, is the second day of 5-day Diwali festival in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. In 2019, Roop Chaudash date is October 26.
Roop Chaturdashi Puja is also observed as Soundarya Siddhi Divas. This day is celebrated as Kali Choudash and Hanuman Puja in Gujarat, and Naraka Chaturdashi and Choti Diwali throughout India.
People believe that Roop Chaturdashi puja brings them handsomeness or beauty or enhances their physique.
Roop Chaudash Snan is an auspicious ritual during Roop Chatudashi day. Special mantras or prayers are chanted during this ritual bath. In Maharashtra also Roop Choudash Snan is considered as an auspicious ritual. Hindus believe this pavitra snan makes them handsome or beautiful.
Panchang, 26 October 2019
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:32 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:49
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)29:21 Chandrastama (Moonset)16:52
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Trayodashi – 15:46
Nakshatra Uttara Phalguni – 08:28
Skipped Nakshatra : Hasta – 29:50*
Yoga Vaidhriti – 26:07*
Karana Vishti – 26:04*
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 09:21 – 10:46
Gulika Kalam: 06:32 – 07:56
Yama Gandam: 13:35 – 14:59
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya
Amrita Kalam 24:29* – 25:55*
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:33
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 15:56 – 17:22
Durmuhurthams: 07:17 – 08:02
In Previous Years
In 2018, Roop Chaudash date is November 6.
In 2017, Roop Chaudash date was October 18.
In 2016, Roop Chaudash date was October 29.
In 2015, Roop Chaudash date was October 22.
In 2013, Roop Chaudash date was November 2.
Roop Chaudash 2012 date was November 12.