Sankatahara chaturthi in 2019

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Sankatahara chaturthi dates

YearDateMonthDay
201924JanuaryThursday
201922FebruaryFriday
201924MarchSunday
201922AprilMonday
201922MayWednesday
201920JuneThursday
201920JulySaturday
201919AugustMonday
201917SeptemberTuesday
201917OctoberThursday
201915NovemberFriday
201915DecemberSunday


Sankatahara Chaturthi January 2019

2019Jan24Thursday

Sankatahara Chaturthi February 2019

2019Feb22Friday

Sankatahara Chaturthi March 2019

2019Mar24Sunday

Sankatahara Chaturthi April 2019

2019Apr22Monday


Sankatahara Chaturthi May 2019

2019May22Wednesday

Sankatahara Chaturthi June 2019

2019Jun20Thursday

Sankatahara Chaturthi July 2019

2019Jul20Saturday

Sankatahara Chaturthi August 2019

2019Aug19Monday


Sankatahara Chaturthi September 2019

2019Sep17Tuesday

Sankatahara Chaturthi October 2019

2019Oct17Thursday

Sankatahara Chaturthi November 2019

2019Nov15Friday

Sankatahara Chaturthi December2019

2019Dec15Sunday


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Sankatahara Chaturthi

Sankatahara  Chaturthi comes on every 4th day after Pournami or full moon day (Krishna Paksha) of Hindu lunar calendar. It is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Devotees who observe fast on this day will be blessed. Lord Ganesha will reduce problems and remove obstacles. Hence this day is called as Sankatahara chaturthi (sankatah means problems).

According to hindus, Ganesha is supeior to all the gods. At the beginning of any new venture, hindu devotees worship Lord Ganesh, so that they will get best result. Sankatahara chaturthi which falls on tuesday is called as Angaraki Sankatahara Chaturthi. This angaraki sankatahara chaturthi is considered highly important among all other Sankatahara Chaturthi days.

Vinayagar chaturthi is main religious festival and it is celebrated  all over india. Lord Ganesha is believed to born on the sukla paksha chaturthi that comes in the month of august or september. The birth of Ganesha is celebrated as 'vinayagar chaturthi'.  The chaturthi which comes before vinayagar chaturthi is called as 'Maha Sankatahara Chaturthi'. It has very special significance.

Hindu devotees undergo fasting, perform poojas, chanting hymns, do other rituals and pray to Lord Ganesha.  People break the fast after having the darshan(auspicious sight) of moon. Devotees believe their wish wil be fulfilled, problems will be reduce and obstacles will be removed. God will bless them with happy life.