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 2022, Sakat Chauth date is January 21. 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, 21 January 2022
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:53 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:50 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 08:54 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 09:15 AM
Tithi : Tritiya upto 08:51 AMChaturthi
Nakshatra : Magha upto 09:43 AMPurva Phalguni
Karana : Vishti upto 08:51 AM. Bava upto 09:06 PM. Balava.
Yoga : Saubhagya upto 03:06 PM. Shobhana.
Weekday : Shukrawara.
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta Pausha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 12:00 PM to 12:43 PM
Amrit Kalam : 07:11 AM to 08:52 AM 04:00 AM, Jan 22 to 05:39 AM, Jan 22
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 11:00 AM to 12:22 PM
Yamaganda : 03:06 PM to 04:28 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 08:15 AM to 09:37 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 09:05 AM to 09:48 AM 12:43 PM to 01:27 PM
Varjyam : 06:01 PM to 07:41 PM