Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020 Date and Shubh Muhurat: Puja Tithi, Vrat Vidhi and Significance of the Lord Ganesha Festival
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Happy Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020, readers! The occasion of Sankashti Chaturthi is considered to be auspicious day associated with Lord Ganesha, which takes place every lunar month of the Hindu Samvat calendar. And the Sankashti Chaturthi which is observed in the month of Pausha is known as Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi. People observe fasting on this day known as Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat. If you are searching for Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020 date, shubh muhurat, pooja timings, significance and other things, then you need worry as we have got your back.

Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020 Date

The holy day of Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi will be celebrated on January 13, this year. The occasion of Sankashti Chaturthi is observed on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha (dark lunar phase or the waning phase).

The day of Sankashti Chaturthi, if it falls on a Tuesday, it is called as Angaraki Sankashti Chaturthi – which is considered to be one of the most important Chaturthi.

Shubh Muhurat and Pooja Timings of Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020

  • Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi Tithi Begins – January 13, i.e. Monday, from 05:32 PM
  • Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi Tithi Ends – January 14, i.e. Tuesday, till 02:49 PM

Significance of Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi

The word ‘Sankasthi’ means ‘delivering at troubling times’, and Chaturthi means ‘fourth day’. If one observes Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat on this holy day, it is said that it will reduce their obstacles and reduce their troubles in life. It is believed that Lord Ganesha makes his presence felt to those devotees who observe fast on the occasion of Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi.

The holy day of Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi is very important for the people of the Hindu community, as it paves for a hassle-free and obstacle-free life going forward. The tradition of observing Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi and fasting on this day began around 700 BC.

It is said that the Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi vrat is very yielding and rewarding for the devotees. They can only consume fruits, vegetable, peanuts, potatoes, among other limited numbers of items. But, it is completely fine if you do not observe a fast. The day is considered to be very auspicious for those who are planning to begin a new venture.

As per a legend, Sankashti Chaturthi is the same day when Lord Shiva declared that Lord Ganesha is superior to all the other Gods. As the festive day of January 13 nears, we at LatestLY wish you a very ‘Happy Lambodara Sankashti Chaturthi 2020!’