Ganesh Jayanti | 8 February 2019 | Til Chaturthi, Sakata Chauth Festival

Today, 8 February 2019 is Ganesh Jayanti, Til Chaturthi or Sakata Chauth Festival (Maghi Ganesh Utsav / Varad Chaturthi / Tilkund Chauth). It is observed on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Magh month in Hindu calendar. This day is believed as the birthday of Lord Ganesha. Ganesha Shodashopachar Puja is offered on this day. Special naivedyam […]

Sakat Chauth Festival, Magh Ganesh Utsav

Sakat Chauth (Magh Ganesh Utsav / Ganesh Jayanti festival) is observed on the fourth day in bright half of Magh month (Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Magha month). In 2012, Sakat Chauth date is January 26, Thursday. It is also celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganapathi. On this day, devotees observe vrata in the honor […]