Sakat Chauth is an auspicious vrata dedicated Goddess Sakat. It is observed on the fourth day of Magh Month in North Indian Hindi calendar, Magha Krishna Paksha Chaturthi.
In 2021, Sakat Chauth date is January 31. It is mainly celebrated in North Indian states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, etc..
As Sakat Chauth vrat is dedicated to Goddess Sakat, Mothers observe Sakat Chauth Upvaas (fasting) for the well-being of their children.
It is believed that children cut a goat made with sesame on this day which brings prosperity in their lives.
Lord Ganesha is also worshipped on Sakat Chauth Vrat day. It is also celebrated as Tilkut Chaturthi or Tilkund Chaturthi or Tila Chaturthi.
Panchang, 31 January 2021
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, माघ मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, तृतीया तिथि, पूर्वाफाल्गुनी नक्षत्र, शोभन – अतिगण्ड योग, वणिज – विष्टि करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 7:10 AM
Suryastamayam (Sunset) : 6:00 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 8:40 PM
Chandrastamayam (Moonset) : 9:04 AM
Tithi : Tritiya upto 08:24 PM Chaturthi
Nakshatra : Purva Phalguni upto 01:18 AM, Feb 01 Uttara Phalguni
Yoga : Shobhana upto 12:33 PM Atiganda
Karana : Vanija upto 09:20 AM Vishti upto 08:24 PM Bava
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Ravivara (Sunday)
Shaka Samvat : 1942 Sharvari
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta ; Pausha – Amavasyanta
Vikram Samvat : 2077 Pramadi
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Magh Mahina 2077 (Magh Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Makaram Month 1196 (Makara Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Pausha Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Thai Month (Thai Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Maagh Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Magh Maas 2077
Telugu Calendar – Pushya Masam (Pushyam)
Marathi Calendar – Poush Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Posh Maas
Shubh Muhurat (Auspicious Timings):
Abhijit Muhurat : 12:13 PM to 12:56 PM
Amrit Kalam (Amrutha Kalam) : 7:13 PM to 08:44 PM
Time to Avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 4:38 PM to 06:00 PM
Yamaganda Kalam : 12:35 PM to 01:56 PM
Gulikai Kalam (Kuligai Timings) : 3:17 PM to 04:38 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 4:33 PM to 05:16 PM
Varjyam : 10:05 AM to 11:36 AM
In 2020, Sakat Chauth date is January 13.
In 2019, Sakat Chauth date was January 24.
In 2018, Sakat Chauth date was January 5.
In 2017, Sakat Chauth date was January 15.
In 2016, Sakat Chauth date was January 27.
In 2015, Sakat Chauth date was January 8.
In 2014, Sakat Chauth date was January 19.
In 2013, Sakat Chauth date was January 30.