All festivals are of great importance in Hindu beliefs. Every festival is dedicated to some deity. Many festivals come in March. Sankashti Chaturthi falls on the 2nd in the month of March. Please tell, Chaturthi is celebrated twice every month. The Chaturthi after the full moon is called Sankashti Chaturthi. Sankashti Chaturthi means the Chaturthi that defeats the crisis. Apart from this, it is also known as Dwijpari Sankashti. Lord Ganesha is worshiped on this day. On this day dedicated to Gauri’s son Ganesha, women are worshiped to Lord Ganesha with complete rituals.
It is believed that on this day women worship Lord Ganesha for the long life and happiness of their children and keep fast. Sankashti Chaturthi comes every month. However, the Chaturthi of Krishna Paksha of Phalgun month has been given considerable importance. Please tell, Sankashti Chaturthi is on tomorrow i.e. 2 March.
Sankashti Chaturthi Muhurta:
Date Start: Sankashti Chaturthi will begin on Tuesday, March 2 at 05:00 am 46 minutes.
Date Ended: It will conclude on Wednesday night at 03:00 on the 3rd of May.
Puja Vidhi: Lord Ganesha is worshiped on Sankashti Chaturthi. On this day, one should get up and take a bath before sunrise. Arghya should be given after mixing sesame in water. Fasting on this day brings special fruit. Lord Ganesha should be duly worshiped in the evening. After this, God should offer Dub. According to astrology, doing so increases wealth and respect.
It is believed that offering Tulsi to Lord Ganesha on Sankashti Chaturthi makes him angry. Therefore, they should offer Shami leaf or Belpatra. Argh should be offered to the moon in the evening. It is said that Lord Ganesha is pleased by donating sesame seeds on this day.
It is believed that fruits and vegetables occurring inside the ground should not be consumed on this day. Such as potato, radish onion or beetroot. Lord Ganesha is offended by doing this.