2017 Karwa Chauth Puja
Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 17:55 to 19:09
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:14
The festive season has started all over the country. After the end of Navratri and Dussehra, the time of Karva Chauth and Diwali is coming closer. This year Karwa Chauth is falling on October 8. According to the Hindu Calendar, this festival is celebrated in the Kartik month in the fourth part of the Krishna Paksha.
On the occasion of Karva Chauth, women keep on fasting for the long life of their husbands. After this, they break the fast by giving the moon light at night.
The women worship Shiva, Pavardi and Kartik on the day of Karva Chauth. After this, they worship in the evening after seeing the moon and husband by sneezing. After praying to the moon, women break their fast by drinking water at her husband’s hands. According to beliefs, seeing the moon by sieve is considered auspicious to see the appearance of her husband.