Roop Chaudash, Roop Chaturdashi, is the second day of 5-day Diwali festival in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. In 2022, Roop Chaudash date is October 23.
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, 23 October 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:10 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 05:38 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 04:53 AM, Oct 24
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 04:29 PM
Tithi : Trayodashi upto 06:03 PMChaturdashi
Nakshatra : Uttara Phalguni upto 02:34 PMHasta
Karana : Vanija upto 06:03 PMVishti upto 05:49 AM, Oct 24Shakuni
Yoga : Indra upto 04:07 PMVaidhriti
Weekday : Raviwara
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta; Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:31 AM to 12:17 PM
Amrita Kalam : 07:09 AM to 08:48 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 04:12 PM to 05:38 PM
Yamaganda : 11:54 AM to 01:20 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 02:46 PM to 04:12 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 04:07 PM to 04:52 PM
Varjyam : 11:01 PM to 12:38 AM, Oct 24
In Previous Years
In 2021, Roop Chaudash date is November 3.
In 2020, Roop Chaudash date is November 13.
In 2019, Roop Chaudash date is October 26.
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.