What is Vinayaka Chaturthi(गणेश चतुर्थी)| Meaning
According to Hindu Mythology vinayak chaturthi comes twice in a month because of two fortnights in a lunar month. Vinayaka Chaturthi is dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Vinayaka Chaturthi is also known as Varad Vinayaka Chaturthi.
Significance of Vinayaka Chaturthi
Vinayaka Chaturthi is believed as the time of immense power that’s why worshipping lord Ganesha and keeping vrat has great importance in Hindu mythology.
Vinayaka Chaturthi Fast Benefits (Vrat)
On this day, the devotees observe strict fast. They break the fast at night after having darshan of God Ganesha followed by prayer.
Vinayaka Chaturthi Calender 2016 | Dates of Vinayaka Chaturthi Days in 2016
Vinayaka Chaturthi constantly falls in the end and middle of the every month. Following are the Vinayaka Chaturthi dates for 2016:
|13-Jan||(Wednesday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:27 to 13:31|
|11-Feb||(Thursday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||12:02 to 13:41|
|12-Mar||(Saturday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:20 to 13:41|
|10-Apr||(Sunday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:06 to 13:38|
|10-May||(Tuesday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||10:57 to 12:30|
|08-Jun||(Wednesday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||10:57 to 13:42|
|08-Jul||(Friday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:03 to 12:44|
|06-Aug||(Saturday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:07 to 13:46|
|05-Sep||(Monday)||Ganesh Chaturthi||11:04 to 13:34|
|05-Oct||(Wednesday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||10:59 to 13:19|
|03-Nov||(Thursday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||10:59 to 13:09|
|03-Dec||(Saturday)||Vinayaka Chaturthi||11:09 to 13:12|