Sankashti Chaturthi or Ganesh Sankashtahara Chaturthi is observed on the Chaturthi or Chavithi, the fourth day of Krishna Paksha during every Hindu month. In April 2018, Sankashti Chaturthi date is April 3, Tuesday.
Since this Sankashti Vrat falls on Tuesday, it is popularly celebrated as Angarika Chaturthi (Angarak Ganesh Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat).
This day corresponds with the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in Vaishakh mahina as per North Indian Hindi calendars while it is the Krishna Paksha Chavithi in Chaitra Month as per Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati and Kannada Calendars.
This Sankashti Chaturthi falls in Panguni Masam of Tamil calendar, Meena Masam of Malayalam calendar and Chaitra month of Bengali Panjika.
The moonrise or Chandrodaya time on Sankashti April 2018 is: 9.25 PM.
Sankashti Chaturthi of April 2018 is the first Sankashti in this Hindu year of Sri Vilamba nama samvatsara (2018-2019). The next Sankashti will be in May 2018 (Vaishakha / Jyeshta Month).
For Sankashti Chaturthi April 2018 Moonrise or chandrodayam timings in all cities of India, read Sankashti Moonrise Timings April 2018…