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Sankashti Chaturthi 2020 - 2021 Dates – List of Sankashti 2020 dates

Sankashti Chaturthi 2020 - 2021 dates as per Hindu lunar calendar in India and the Sankashti list is given below with Chandrodaya time today (moonrise time today) in Pune, Mumbai, and Maharashtra. Sankashti Chaturthi, or Ganesh Sankashti Chaturthi Vrata, is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha in a Hindu lunar month. This Ganapati Vrata falls on the 4th day of the Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) of the lunar fortnight or on the fourth day after full moon or Purnima. Ganesha devotees observe a fast (fasting – upvaas) on the day.

Sankashti 2020 dates

Sankashti Chaturthi – September 5, 2020 –  Saturday - moonrise time is at 8:52 PM 

Sankashti Chaturthi – October 5, 2020 – Monday – 8:37 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi – November 4, 2020 – Wednesday – Moonrise time – 8:44 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi – December 3, 2020 – Thursday – 8:23 PM

List of Sankashti 2020 dates

Sankashti Chaturthi 2021 dates

Sankashti Chaturthi - January 2, 2021 – Saturday – Chandrodaya time 8:57 PM  

Sankashti Chaturthi - January 31, 2021 – Sunday– Chandrodaya time 8:57 PM  

Sankashti Chaturthi - March 2, 2021 – Tuesday – Angarak Sankashti Chandrodaya time today 9:49 PM  

Sankashti Chaturthi - April 30, 2021 – Friday – Moonrise time today 10:26 PM

Sankashti – May 29, 2021 – Saturday – Chandrodaya or moon rise time is at 10:11 PM

Sankashti – June 27, 2021 – Sunday – Moonrise time – 9:49 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi – July 27, 2021 – Tuesday – Angarak Sankashti -  Chandrodaya or moonrise time is at 10:00 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi – August 25, 2021 – Wednesday – 9:46 PM

Angarak Sankashti

When the Sankashti Chaturthi falls on a Tuesday it is known as Angarak Sankashti and is considered highly auspicious.

Why Chaturthi is Auspicious to Ganesha?

Ganesha was born on Chaturthi Tithi (fourth day of a fortnight) as per traditional Hindu calendar. Therefore Chaturthi day is auspicious to Ganesha.

Ganpati is the Lord (Swami) of Chaturthi Tithi.

Benefits of Sankashti Chaturthi?

As per Sage Vyasa, those performing puja, prayers, and charity on Chaturthi will be blessed with peace and prosperity.

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