Please find below the dates of Vinayaka Chaturthi (विनायक चतुर्थी) in the calendar year 2018.
Like Sankashti, this is also another auspicious day for worship of Lord Ganesha.
Vinayaka Chaturthi is celebrated in every Lunar month or Hindu calendar month on the fourth day of Shukla Paksha (bright lunar phase).
Vinayaka Chaturthi during Bhadrapada month is known as Ganesha Chaturthi – the day celebrated by Hindus all over the world as the birthday of Lord Ganesha.
Many devotees of Lord Ganesha observe a fast on Vinayaka Chaturthi / Ganesh Chaturthi and Ganesha Puja is done on this day during afternoon which is midday according to Hindu calendar. This puja is known as madhyahana puja.
Vinayaka Chaturthi 2018 Dates :
|21st January 2018||Sunday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|19th February 2018||Monday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|21st March 2018||Wednesday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|19th April 2018||Thursday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|18th May 2018||Friday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|17th June 2018||Sunday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|16th July 2018||Monday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|14th August 2018||Tuesday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|13th September 2018||Thursday||Ganesh Chaturthi|
|12th October 2018||Friday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|11th November 2018||Sunday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|
|11th December 2018||Tuesday||Vinayaka Chaturthi|