In 2018, Ganesh Chaturthi also known as Vinayak Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi will be celebrated on Thursday, 13th September 2018.
It is basically a ten day festival which starts on Ganesh Chaturthi (13th September 2018) and ends on Anant Chaturdashi (23rd September 2018).
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 2018.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2018 – 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 13th September 2018 is –
- Shubh Choghadiya – 06:29 to 08:00 am (IST)
- Char Choghadiya – 11:03 to 12:34 am (IST)
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 12th September 2018 –
- Shubh Choghadiya – 07:58 – 09:27 pm
- Amrit Choghadiya – 09:27 – 10:55 pm
- Char Choghadiya – 10:55 – 12:23 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 = 11:09 to 13:35 pm
Detailed Panchang of 13th September 2018 – Ganesh Chaturthi :
Detailed Panchang of Ganesh Chaturthi 2018 (13 September 2018) for Mumbai.
- Mumbai, India
- Thursday, 13 September 2018
- Sunrise : 06:25
- Sunset : 18:39
- Moonrise : 09:42
- Moonset : 21:39
- Shaka Samvat : 1940 Vilambi
- Vikram Samvat : 2075 Virodhakrit
- Gujarati Samvat : 2074
- Amanta Month : Bhadrapada
- Purnimanta Month : Bhadrapada
- Paksha : Shukla Paksha
- Tithi : Chaturthi upto 14:52
- Nakshatra : Swati upto 24:54+
- Yoga : Indra upto 24:38+
- First Karana : Vishti upto 14:42
- Second Karana : Bava upto 26:32+
- Sunsign : Simha
- Moonsign : Tula
- Rahu Kalam : 14:06 – 15:37
- Gulikai Kalam : 09:32 – 11:03
- Yamaganda : 06:29 – 08:00
- Abhijit : 12:10 – 12:59
- Dur Muhurtam : 10:33 – 11:21
- Dur Muhurtam : 15:25 – 16:13
- Amrit Kalam : 16:11 – 17:46
- Varjyam : 06:41 – 08:16
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.