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Sankashti Chaturthi 2018 - 2019 Dates – Sankashti 2018 dates


Sankashti Chaturthi 2018 - 2019 dates as per Hindu lunar calendar in India is given below with Chandrodaya time today (moonrise time today) in Pune, Mumbai, and Maharashtra. Sankashti Chaturti, or Ganesh Sankashta 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 2018 dates

Sankashti - May 3, 2018 - Thursday - 9:56 PM

Sankashti  - June 2, 2018 - Saturday - Moonrise time - 10:15 PM 

Sankashti Chaturthi - July 1, 2018 – Sunday - 9:40 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi - July 31, 2018 – Tuesday  - 9:37 PM  Angarak Sankashti

Sankashti Chaturthi - August 30, 2018 – Thursday - 9:30 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi - September 28, 2018 –  Friday - 8:52 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi - October 27, 2018 –  Saturday -  8:22 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi - November 26, 2018 – Monday - Moonrise time - 9:03 PM

Sankashti Chaturthi - December 25, 2018 – Tuesday -  8:56 PM Angarak Sankashti

Sankashti Chaturti 2019 dates

Sankashti Chaturthi - January 24, 2019 –  Thursday - Chandrodaya time 9:44 PM  

Sankashti Chaturthi - February 22, 2019 – Friday Chandrodaya time today 9:24 PM  

Sankashti - March 24, 2019 –  Sunday - Moonrise time today - 9:55 PM 

Sankashti Chaturthi - April 22, 2018 - Monday -  9:29 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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