Vinayak Chaturthi 2022 Date And Time: When Is Margashirsha Vinayak Chaturthi?

Do you know the date and time of Vinayak Chaturthi 2022? Read on to find out the details of this auspicious day.

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The festival of Vinayak Chaturthi honours Lord Ganesha. The celebrations for the same are held twice in a lunar month. Several rites are only carried out on Chaturthi Tithis, hence the day is significant. Hindu texts claim that Lord Ganesh owns the Chaturthi Tithi.

Among Hindus, Vinayaka Chaturthi is regarded as one of the most fortunate days. Sankashti Chaturthi and Vinayak Chaturthi are two of the Chaturthi holidays that are observed each month. On the Chaturthi Tithi, or the fourth day of Shukla Paksha in the month of Margashirsha, Vinayak Chaturthi is observed.

Margashirsha Vinayak Chaturthi 2022: Date, Time, Mahurat

The Hindu calendar specifies that the Chaturthi Tithi of Shukla Paksha of the Marshish month will begin on November 26, 2022, at 7.28 p.m., and end on November 27, 2022, at 4.25 p.m. Vinayaka Chaturthi Vrat will be observed on November 27, 2022, a Sunday. It is also known as Varad Vinayaka Chaturthi. 

On November 27, the auspicious hour for worship is between 11.06 and 1.12 a.m. Worshiping during an opportune period is considered to grant all wishes.

Significance Of Vinayak Chaturthi

According to Hindu scriptures, Lord Ganesha is revered above all other gods and is known for removing all difficulties from people's lives. Vighnaharta is another name for Lord Ganesha. On Vinayaka Chaturthi, it is claimed that fasting removes all barriers in life and brings happiness and good fortune.

On this auspicious day, many worshippers hold fasts and offer prayers in order to honour and satisfy Lord Ganesha. The fast is typically performed to rid one's life of any negative influences. Additionally, on this day, worshippers make an effort to please Lord Ganesha in order to live happy and prosperous lives. People who are experiencing difficulties in their lives are said to need to follow this fast and give laddo, modak, clothing, and other goodies to Lord Ganesha.

It is thought that those who observe this Vinayak Chaturthi fast with great devotion will be blessed by Lord Ganesha with joy, good fortune, success, and wealth. Further, on this day, it is also thought that those who are fast-observant must do so in order to appease Lord Ganesha.