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When is Karwa Chauth in 2019?

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"Karva Chauth 2019 fast will be observed on October 17, 2019. Karwa Chauth date (tithi) will start from 06:48 am (IST) on 17th Oct, 2019, to 07:28 am (IST) on 18th Oct, 2019. The best time for worship is start in evening on 17th Oct, 2019 from 05:46 pm (IST) to 19:02 pm (IST)."

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Introduction

Karwa Chauth is a Hindu festival. On this day Hindu married women fast for her Husband long life. It is observed on the fourth day (Krishna Paksha Chaturthi) after the full moon (Purnima) in the month of Kartik of the Hindu Calendar, around in the month of October or November in Georgian Calendar.

Fasting starts in the morning with sunrise and ends on moon sighting at night. Women do regressive fasting even without drinking water and follows many rituals during the fasting in a day and they break fasting only after sighting the moon at night.

According to Hindu mythological texts in India, every month there are fasts, some festivals and rites. But the fasting done on the Chaturthi of Krishna Paksha of Kartik month is important for women. Karva Chauth is fasted on this day. It is in the belief that if any married women do fasting on this day, then their husband live a long life and their household life starts to be pleasant. Although around India Hindu people believe in Karwa Chauth with great interest, but in North India especially Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, etc., women celebrate this day with more excitment.

Normally on Chauth, Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati and Lord Shri Ganesh are worshiped but on this day Goddess Chauth (Chauth Mata) is worshipped and the story of Karvachauth Vrat is heard. Normally, married women keep this fast continuously for 16 years after marriage, but married women can keep this fast for a lifetime if they wish. It is believed that it is best to fast for the long life of her husband.

KARWA CHAUTH 2019

Karva Chauth's fast will be observed on October 17, 2019. Karwa Chauth date (tithi) will start from 06:48 am (IST) on 17th Oct, 2019, to 07:28 am (IST) on 18th Oct, 2019. The best time for worship is start in evening on 17th Oct, 2019 from 05:46 pm (IST) to 19:02 pm (IST). Moonrise on karwa chauth 2019.

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