The Sakat Chauth festival of Magha Maas is celebrated on 31 January 2021. On this day, Chaturthi Tithi will start on January 31, 2021 from 8.24 pm and continue till 6 pm on February 1, 2021. The moon goes out at 8pm, so the Sakat Chauth fasting is only held on the 31st of January. Lord Ganesha Ji is especially worshiped on this day. Tilakut is dedicated to Lord Ganesha. This festival is celebrated especially in many states of North India such as Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. Mothers celebrate the Nirjala fast this day to protect their children. In the evening he listens to Ganesha’s story and opens the fast by offering the moon to the moon.
Sakat Chauth 2021: Moonrise: Night 08 27 mins
Fourth Date: 31st January 2021, starts at 08:24 pm
Ends on 1 February 2021 to 06 February 24 minutes
The fasting of the sakshtha chauthurti or the sankat chauth is kept for the long life and happiness of the child and is worshiped on this day. It is believed that this day Sakat Chauth fasting and Lombodor worship removes all the agony and gives the children a life long and a pleasant life. Sankat Chauth is also known as Sankasti Chaturthi, Vakratundi Chaturthi, Tilakuta Chauth. Hardship fasting is twice a month, but the glory of hardship is highest in the month of Magha.