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Karva Chauth 2014 date in United States and Canada – Karva Chouth Vrat and Fasting in United States and Canada in 2014

Karva Chauth 2013 as per Hindu calendar followed in United States.  Karva Chauth 2014 date is marked on October 11 in Canada and those regions in United States that follow PST and MST. 

Karva Chauth USA timings are – October 11, 2014 Eastern Standard Time in USA
October 11, 2014 Central Standard Time in USA
October 11, 2014 Pacific Standard Time in USA and Canada
October 11, 2014 Mountain Standard Time in USA

Karva Chauth is an annual fasting undertaken by women in North India on the fourth day of Kartik Month, as per North Indian Hindu lunar calendar. Karva Chauth Vrat (also known as Kadva Choth) is observed by women for a happy and prosperous married life and for the well being of the husband and is one of the most popular fast and ritual in North India

Karva chauth is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. It is believed that Goddess Parvathi had observed severe penance to get Lord Shiva as her husband.