|Saturday, 02 January||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Sunday, 31 January||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Tuesday, 02 March||Angarki Chaturthi|
|Wednesday, 31 March||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Friday, 30 April||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Saturday, 29 May||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Sunday, 27 June||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Tuesday, 27 July||Angarki Chaturthi|
|Wednesday, 25 August||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Friday, 24 September||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Sunday, 24 October||Sankashti Chaturthi|
|Tuesday, 23 November||Angarki Chaturthi|
|Wednesday, 22 December||Sankashti Chaturthi|
As per Hindu calendar, Sankashti Chaturthi is celebrated on the 4th day of the waning moon half (Krishna Paksha) of the month. It is a favorable festival dedicated to the highest Lord, Ganesha. ‘Sankashti’ is a Sanskrit word which means liberty or freedom from difficulties and bad times and ‘Chaturthi’ means the fourth state. So, worshiping and keeping fast on this day helps you attain peace, wealth, knowledge, and the fourth state.
As per Hindu Panchang, the 4th day after full moon and the 4th day after new moon are observed as Chaturthi. So, there are two Chaturthi namely, Vinayaka Chaturthi and Sankashti Chaturthi. When this festival falls on Tuesday, then it is known as Angaraki Chaturthi. People in India commemorate this festival with great pomp and display. In Tamil Nadu, the festival is famed as Sankatahara Chaturthi.
Vinayaka Chaturthi, widely well-liked as Ganesh Chaturthi starts on the fourth day of Hindu lunisolar calendar month Bhadrapada. The festival is celebrated with the establishment of Ganesha clay idols, especially in homes and place of work. Vedic hymns, offerings, prayers, sweets, and fast observes for 10 days.
From removing all your obstacles to finally blessed you with intelligence and bliss, the deity is responsible for participation all your problems. Lord Ganesha is an incarnation of wisdom, virtue, and knowledge. Hence, the highest deity is known to provide you with health, wealth and happiness.
It is believed that all the wishes and ideas come true if one pray on this lucky day with pure heart and soul. Hence, observing fast and performing rituals on Sankashti Chaturthi proves to be supreme profitable.
The day is theorist to be lucky because, on this day, Lord Shiva declared his son Ganesha the most superior among all gods. Hence, this is the reason; Sankashti Chaturthi is think as one of the favorable fast observed by women for the improvement of the family.
The fast is performed for the well-being and children’s of the family. The devotees must examine the fast from morning until evening. After the Ganesh pooja, moon god is sighted and offerings are made to the moon god. People need to evade from daily food items but here are few of the items that you can eat during the fast.