Vinayaka Chaturthi 2024: Auspicious Observance of Lord Ganesha’s Blessings

Amit Kumar Jha
Vinayaka Chaturthi 2024 Auspicious Observance of Lord Ganesha Blessings
Vinayaka Chaturthi 2024 Auspicious Observance of Lord Ganesha Blessings

Celebrate Vinayaka Chaturthi 2024 with auspicious rituals and prayers dedicated to Lord Ganesha.

As the month of April unfolds, devotees prepare to honor Vinayaka Chaturthi, a revered day dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Falling on the Chaturthi date of the Shukla Paksha in the Chaitra month, this occasion holds profound significance for those seeking the blessings of the Elephant God. Despite the presence of Bhadra, a celestial phenomenon, on this day, its influence remains benign in the heavenly realm.

Observance Details:

Vinayaka Chaturthi fast commences on Thursday, April 11th, 2024, at 03:03 PM, and concludes on Friday, April 12th, at 01:11 PM. Devotees mark this auspicious occasion by performing worship rituals during the afternoon hours, seeking divine intervention to alleviate sorrows and fulfill wishes.

Puja Timing:

The opportune moment for Ganesh Puja falls between 11:05 AM to 01:11 PM on April 12th, providing devotees with over two hours to engage in prayer and offerings.

Saubhagya Yoga and Rohini Nakshatra:

Aligning with Saubhagya Yoga and Rohini Nakshatra, Vinayaka Chaturthi of Chaitra promises an atmosphere of auspiciousness and prosperity. Saubhagya Yoga prevails until the early hours of April 13th, while Rohini Nakshatra extends its beneficent influence throughout the day till late night.

Moon Prohibition:

Traditional customs dictate abstaining from viewing the moon during Vinayaka Chaturthi, as it is believed to invite unwarranted accusations. Therefore, devotees are advised against moon gazing during the moonrise period, scheduled for 08:19 AM, with moonset following at 11:00 PM.

Heavenly Bhadra Influence:

Although Bhadra manifests on Vinayaka Chaturthi, beginning at 05:59 AM and concluding at 01:11 PM, its realm resides in the heavenly abode, devoid of any adverse effects on earthly affairs.

Significance of Vinayaka Chaturthi:

Observing Vinayaka Chaturthi fast and devoutly worshiping Lord Ganesha is believed to garner divine favor, facilitating the completion of pending tasks and dispelling life's adversities.

As devotees eagerly await the arrival of Vinayaka Chaturthi, they prepare to embrace the divine blessings of Lord Ganesha, seeking solace, prosperity, and fulfillment in their spiritual endeavors.