Sankat Chaturthi, also known as Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankashta Hara Vinayaka Chaturthi, is observed on the fourth day during the second half in every month as per Hindu panchang. In December 2020, Sankat Chathruthi date is 3 December, Thursday.
As per North Indian calendar, this Sankashta hara Chaturthi falls in Margashirsha month. In Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada and Telugu panchang, Sankat Chavithi of December 2020 falls in Kartik month.
Moon rise or Chandrodayam time on Sankashti December 2020 is 8.30 PM in Indian Standard Time. To know the Moonrise time for all cities across India…. read this article.During Sankat Ganesh Chaturthi, devotees observe fast for whole day and break their upvaas after visiting the Moon God and performing Ganesh Puja.
Observing Sankashti Hara Chaturthi vrata keep devotees away from every problem they face in their life. Literally, ‘Sankat or ‘Sankashta means problems and ‘hara means the destroyer. Abhishekam is the main ritual observed during the Ganapati puja on this day.
Panchang, 3 December 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:56 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:36
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)20:10 Chandrastama (Moonset)09:18
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 19:26
Nakshatra Ardra – 12:21
Yoga Shubha – 11:02
Karana Vishti – 19:26
Purnimanta Month Margashirsha
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 13:36 – 14:56
Gulika Kalam: 09:36 – 10:56
Yama Gandam: 06:56 – 08:16
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna
Abhijit: 11:55 – 12:38
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 25:00* – 26:41*
Durmuhurthams: 14:46 – 15:28