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Chaturthi vrat is dedicated to Lord Ganesh (Ganpati)

The fourth day of the bright and dark half of the Moon in every lunar month of the Hindu calendar is 'chaturthi tithi' - the day to observe Chaturthi vrat. This day is dedicated to Lord Ganesh (Ganpati) and is usually observed by men only.

Shukla paksha chaturthi is observed as Vinayaka Chaturthi (after full moon) and Krishna paksha chaturthi is observed as Sankashti Chaturthi.

Next Vinayaka Chaturthi is on July 24, Friday & Sankashti Chaturthi is on August 07, Friday

View all Vinayaka chaturthi dates 2020 & Sankashti chaturthi dates 2020

Tithi timings on Chaturthi:*
Tithi Start: July 23, 5:03 pm
Tithi End: July 24, 2:34 pm
Moonrise: July 24, 9:20 am
Moonset: July 24, 10:15 pm
* for Ujjain, India. Use panchang to find timings for your city.

Of all the Chaturthi days, the on that falls on the bright half of Bhadra (Bhadrapad) month is the most popular and is celebrated as Ganesh Chaturthi, the birthday of Lord Ganesh. Ganesh Chaturthi 2020 is on August 22, Saturday

Important Timings On Chaturthi Vrat

Chaturthi Tithi Timing July 23, 5:03 PM - July 24, 2:34 PM
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All Chaturthi Vrat dates in 2020 and Chaturthi Tithi Timing

January 28th
Tuesday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Jan 28, 8:22 AM - Jan 29, 10:46 AM
February 27th
Thursday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Feb 27, 4:12 AM - Feb 28, 6:44 AM
March 28th
Saturday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Mar 27, 10:12 PM - Mar 29, 12:18 AM
April 27th
Monday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Apr 26, 1:23 PM - Apr 27, 2:30 PM
May 26th
Tuesday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : May 26, 1:18 AM - May 27, 1:09 AM
June 24th
Wednesday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Jun 24, 10:14 AM - Jun 25, 8:47 AM
July 24th
Friday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Jul 23, 5:03 PM - Jul 24, 2:34 PM
August 22nd
Saturday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Aug 21, 11:03 PM - Aug 22, 7:57 PM
September 20th
Sunday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Sep 20, 5:39 AM - Sep 21, 2:27 AM
October 20th
Tuesday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Oct 19, 2:08 PM - Oct 20, 11:19 AM
November 18th
Wednesday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Nov 18, 1:17 AM - Nov 18, 11:16 PM
December 18th
Friday
Chaturthi Tithi Timing : Dec 17, 3:18 PM - Dec 18, 2:23 PM

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