Sankashti Chaturthi or Sankatahara Chaturthi or Sankat Nivaran Chaturthi is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha, also known as Ganpati who is son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Sankashti is celebrated on the Chaturthi (4th day) of the Krishna Paksha (dark lunar phase) of every Hindu Calendar month.
Next Sankashti Chaturthi will be celebrated on Thursday, 24th January 2019.
On this auspicious day, devotees of Lord Ganesha observe strict fast which is broken at night, after having darshan/sight of the moon.
Please find below 24th January 2019 Moon Rise – Chandrodaya Timing in India for Sankashti Chaturthi Vrata :
Note : All timings are local timings for the place mentioned in the table.
|24th January 2019 Sankashti Chaturthi Moon Rise / Chandrodaya Timing – Maharashtra|
|24th January 2019 Sankashti Chaturthi Moon Rise / Chandrodaya Timing – Tamil Nadu|
|24th January 2019 Sankashti Chaturthi Moon Rise / Chandrodaya Timing – Rest of India|
|Dehra Dun||09:27 PM|
|New Delhi||09:32 PM|
Sankashti Dates in 2019 : 24th January (Thursday), 22nd February (Friday), 24th March (Sunday), 22nd April (Monday), 22nd May (Wednesday), 20th June (Thursday), 20th July (Saturday), 19th August (Monday), 17th September (Tuesday) Angarki Chaturthi, 17th October (Thursday), 15th November (Friday), 15th December (Sunday).