In 2017, Ganesh Chaturthi also known as Vinayak Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi will be celebrated on Friday, 25th August 2017.
It is basically a ten day festival which starts on Ganesh Chaturthi (25th August 2017) and ends on Anant Chaturdashi (5th September 2017).
On Ganesh Chaturthi, devotees of Lord Ganesha bring home Ganesha idols and worship them for 1 and half, 3, 5, 7 or 9 days and then immerse the Lord Ganesha idol in water (sea, lake or a pond).
Please find below the Best and Auspicious Muhurat’s for Ganpati Sthapana & Puja Process on Ganesh Chaturthi Day in the year 2017.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 – Ganpati Sthapana & Puja Muhurat :
Ganesh Avahana or Sthapana (installation of Ganesha) should be ideally done in Shubh, Labh or Amrit Choghadiya.
The most auspicious time to bring home the idols of Lord Ganesha on 25th August 2017 is –
- Shubh Choghadiya – 07:59 – 09:33 am
- Amrit Choghadiya – 09:33 – 11:07 am
If you are planning to bring home Ganesha Idol on the day prior to Ganesh Chaturthi in Night, then you can opt for below mentioned Night Choghadiya Muhurats for 24th August 2017 –
- Amrit Choghadiya – 18:56 – 20:22 pm
- Labh Choghadiya – 02:41 – 04:07 am
Pooja is preferred during Madhyahana Kaal in Ganesh Chaturthi as it is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Madhyahana Kaal.
Madhyahana Puja Time = 11:25 to 13:55 pm
Detailed Panchang of 25th August 2017 – Ganesh Chaturthi :
Detailed Panchang of Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 (25th August 2017) for Mumbai.
Sunrise : 06:25 hrs
Sunset : 18:55 hrs
Moonrise : 09:27 hrs
Moonset : 21:41 hrs
Shaka Samvat : 1939 Hemalambi
Vikram Samvat : 2074 Sadharana
Gujarati Samvat : 2073
Amanta Month : Bhadrapada
Purnimanta Month : Bhadrapada
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Tithi : Chaturthi upto 20:31 hrs
Nakshatra : Hasta upto 14:36 hrs
Yoga : Shubha upto 23:29 hrs
First Karana : Vanija upto 08:24 hrs
Second Karana : Vishti upto 20:31 hrs
Sunsign : Simha
Moonsign : Kanya upto 27:09+ hrs
Rahu Kalam : 11:06 – 12:40 hrs
Gulikai Kalam : 07:59 – 09:32 hrs
Yamaganda : 15:47 – 17:21 hrs
Abhijit : 12:15 – 13:05 hrs
Dur Muhurtam : 08:55 – 09:45 hrs
Dur Muhurtam : 13:05 – 13:55 hrs
Amrit Kalam : 08:27 – 10:06 hrs
Varjyam : 23:01 – 24:42+ hrs
Ganesh Chaturthi Dates for Next 10 Years :
In 2018, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Thursday, 13th September.
In 2019, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Monday, 2nd September.
In 2020, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Saturday, 22nd August.
In 2021, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Friday, 10th September.
In 2022, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Wednesday, 31st August.
In 2023, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Tuesday, 19th September.
In 2024, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Saturday, 7th September.
In 2025, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Wednesday, 27th August.
In 2026, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Monday, 14th September.
In 2027, Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated on Saturday, 4th September.