Today, 15 July 2014 is Sankashti Chaturthi / Angaraki Chaturthi (Monthly Ganesha Chaturthi Fasting). It is observed on Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in each Hindu month.
Sankashti of July 2014 falls in Krishna Paksha of Shravan Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars and in Ashada Month according to Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars.
It falls in Aani Masam of Tamil Panjangam, Midhuna Masam of Malayalam Panjangam and Ashar Month of Bengali Panjika.
The Moonrise time or chandrodayam is at 9.44 PM IST.
The moonrise or Chandrodaya time on Sankashti July 2014 is – 9.44 pm. Here are the details of Sankashti July 2014 date and Moonrise timings.
Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat Katha, Story of Sankashti Chaturthi Vratham
Importance of Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat
Panchang, Sankashti Chaturthi – 15 July 2014
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:53 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:11
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)21:36 Chandrastama (Moonset)08:46
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturthi – 26:27*
Nakshatra Dhanishtha – 09:20
Yoga Ayushman – 16:36
Karana Balava – 26:27*
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Jaya
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Plavanga
Rahu Kalam: 15:52 – 17:32
Gulika Kalam: 12:32 – 14:12
Yama Gandam: 09:13 – 10:53
Hindi Month (North Indian calendar) – Shravan Month, Telugu Month – Ashada Masam, Kannada Month – Ashada Masa, Marathi Month – Ashada Maas, Gujarati Month – Ashada Maas, Tamil Month – Aani Masam, Malayalam Month – Midhuna Masam, Bengali Month – Aashar Month.
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha
Amrita Kalam 24:30* – 25:57*
Abhijit: 12:06 – 12:59
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 15:50 – 17:17
Durmuhurthams: 23:28 – 24:11*