Ganesh Chaturthi 2023: Date and Time
Chaturthi Tithi Begins – September 18, 2023 – 12:39 PM
Chaturthi Tithi Ends – September 19, 2023 01:43 PM
Madhyahna Ganesha Puja Muhurat – 10:27 AM to 12:54 PM
Time to avoid Moon Sighting on September 19, 2023 – 09:45 AM to 08:44 PM
Time to avoid Moon sighting on September 18, 2023 – 12:39 PM to 07:46 PM
Ganesh Visarjan (Aanant Chaturdashi) – September 28, 2023
Ganesh Chaturthi 2023 Significance
Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus. This festival starts from Chaturthi Tithi of Shukla Paksha and continue till Ananta Chaturdashi. This festival is also known as Ganeshotsav and celebrated all over the country with great pomp and show. Lord Ganesha is considered as the god of wisdom, wealth and fortune. The festival of Ganesh Chaturthi is mainly celebrated in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Goa and Telangana.
On the day os Chaturthi Tithi, one must avoid sighting moon as it is considered inauspicious. It is believed that by sighting moon on the day of Chaturthi Tithi, one can suffer from Mithya Dosha or curse.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2023: Puja Rituals
1. Wake up early and take a bath and wear nice clean clothes.
2. Take a wooden plank, cover it with red or yellow cloth and and decorate it with flowers.
3. Sprinkle Ganga Jal and then place an idol of Lord Ganesha.
4. Light a diya, Put haldi and kumkum tilak, offer Laddoo or Modak, yellow flowers, Meetha Paan, Paan supari laung, 5 types of dry fruits, 5 types of fruits and offer clothes to Lord Ganesha.
5. Start puja rituals with “Om Gan Ganpataye Namah” Mantra.
6. Recite Bindayak Katha, Shree Ganesh Stotram and chant Ganesh Aarti.
7. Some people organise kirtan and bhajans at home and celebrate the home coming of lord Ganesha.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2023: Shubh Muhurat In Different Cities
|September 19, 2023||New Delhi||11:01 AM to 01:28 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Chennai||10:50 AM to 01:16 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Jaipur||11:07 AM to 01:34 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Hyderabad||10:57 AM to 01:23 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Gurgaon||11:02 AM to 01:29 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Chandigarh||11:03 AM to 01:30 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Kolkata||10:17 AM to 12:44 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Mumbai||11:19 AM to 01:43 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Bengaluru||11:01 AM to 01:26 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Ahmedabad||11:20 AM to 01:43 PM|
|September 19, 2023||Noida||11:01 AM to 01:28 PM|
1. Om Ganeshaye Namah..!!
2. Om Gan Ganpataye Namah..!!
3. Om Vakratund Mahakaye Suryakoti Samaprabha Nirvighnam Kurumaye Dev Sarva Karyeshu Sarvada Gajananam Bhoot Gandhadhi Sevitam Kapit Janmbhu Phalcharu Bhakshinam Umasutam Shok Vinashkarakam Namami Vighneshwaram Padpankhajam Varnanamartha Sanghanaa Rasanaam Chhandsamapi Mangalanaam Ch Kartarau Vande Vaani Vinayakau..!!
Ganesh Chaturthi 2023: FAQs
- When is Ganesh Chaturthi in 2023?
Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Chaturthi Tithi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Bhadrapada i.e., September 19, 2023.
- Why is Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated?
Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of first worshipped God Ganesha. This festival is celebrated across the country with great grandeur.