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Sankashti Chaturthi 2021: On the day of Vighnaraj Sankashti Chaturthi, fasting and worshiping Lord Ganesha destroys the troubles.
Sankashti Chaturthi 2021: Lord Ganesha is widely worshiped as the god of wisdom and good fortune. According to Hindi Panchang Sankashti Chaturthi is falling on tomorrow, 24th September. Sankashti means freedom from difficulties. It is believed that Lord Ganesha alleviates the problems of the devotees and removes obstacles. Lord Ganesha is the disruptor and well-wisher. By fasting and worshiping Lord Ganesha on the day of Vighnaraj Sankashti Chaturthi, the sorrows and troubles of life are destroyed and all the wishes are fulfilled. Let us know the auspicious time of Sankashti Chaturthi, worship method, importance and Muhurta etc.
What is Sankashti Chaturthi?
Sankashti Chaturthi is celebrated on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha every month according to the Hindu lunar calendar. On this day, devotees worship Lord Ganesha to seek blessings for a happy life. Also, according to Hindu mythology, on this day Lord Shiva named his son Ganesha as the greatest of all gods. According to the legend, Lord Vishnu himself worshiped Lord Ganesha on this day and considered him as the first worshipable god. For this reason, Lord Ganesha is worshiped first in any auspicious work or worship in Hinduism.
Sankashti chaturthi auspicious time
The Chaturthi of Krishna Paksha of Ashwin month will start on 24th September i.e. on Friday at 08.29 am. It will end on Saturday, September 25 at 10.36 am.
Muhurta of Sankashti Chaturthi of Ashwin month-
The Chaturthi Tithi of Krishna Paksha of Ashwin month will start at 08.29 am on Friday, September 24 and will end at 10.36 am on Saturday, September 25.
Chandra Darshan- On September 24, the time of moonrise will be 08.20 minutes, at this time you can see the moon.
The timing of Rahukal will be from 10.42 minutes to 12.13 minutes in the afternoon.
Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga on the day of Sankashti Chaturthi
This time Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga is being formed on the day of Sankashti Chaturthi. On September 24, Sarvarthasiddhi Yoga will remain from 06.10 am to 08.54 am. On this day the coincidence of Abhijit and Vijay Muhurta is also being made. On September 24, Abhijit Muhurta will be from 11.49 minutes to 12.37 minutes in the day and Vijay Muhurta is being made from 02.14 minutes to 03.02 minutes in the afternoon, so you can worship Shri Ganesh ji in these Muhurtas.
Sankashti Chaturthi 2021: Significance
The Sanskrit meaning of Sankashti is the loser of distress or freedom from obstacles and unfavorable times. Sankashti Chaturthi is considered one of the most auspicious days to please Lord Ganesha. As mentioned above, on this day Lord Shiva declared his son Ganesha as the best among all the gods. Lord Ganesha is worshiped before beginning any ritual, or beginning of a new venture. He is also worshiped as the god of knowledge and popularly known as Vighnaharta (the remover of all obstacles).
Sankashti Chaturthi 2021: Worship Method
Waking up early in the morning, offer water to Lord Ganesha and worship him.
Keep fast throughout the day as it is believed that all wishes will be fulfilled.
Avoid consuming rice, wheat and pulses in any form during the day.
In the evening, worship Lord Ganesha with Durva grass, flowers, incense sticks and diyas.
- Chant Ganesh Mantras following the complete worship method.