Sakat Chauth Vrat 2024 how to pray to the moon and what are the benefits of this moonrise time
Sakat Chauth 2024: The Sakat Chauth fast in the month of Magh is generally observed by women to pray for the long life of their children. It is believed that by observing fast on this day, all kinds of troubles will end and one will attain happiness and prosperity in life. It is believed that Lord Ganesha surrounds Goddess Parvati and Lord Shiva on the day of Sakat Chauth, hence this fast has a special significance. This fast is also known by the names Sankat Chauth, Maghi Chauth, Lambodar Sankashti Chaturthi, Tilkuta Chauth, etc. The Sakat Chauth fast is observed today ie on January 29, Monday. In the Sakat Chauth fast dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the fast is considered complete only after offering Arghya to the moon. Find out why and how Arghya is offered to the moon during Sakat Chauth fasting, know its benefits-
Why is Arghya offered to the Moon on Sakat Chauth day? According to the scriptures, the Moon is considered the lord of medicines and the cause of the mind. During the worship of Chandradev, women wish for the long life and health of their children. Offering Arghya to the Moon also brings blessings of good fortune.
Chand Kab Niklega Moon Rise Time Today: When will the moon rise on Sakat Chauth in various cities of the country including Delhi-NCR? Check the exact moonrise time here
Benefits of offering Arghya of the Moon- A little milk mixed with water in a silver vessel should be offered to the Moon. It is very beneficial to offer Ardha to the moon at night. Offering Arghya to the Moon removes all negative thoughts, ill will and health from the mind. Offering Arghya to the Moon also strengthens the position of the Moon.
Horoscope: The auspicious days of these 5 zodiac signs start today, there will be many celebrations for 7 days, there will be an increase in wealth.
Chant this mantra while offering Arghya to the Moon-
O lord of sky, sea, ruby, moon, Dakshayani.
O replica of Lord Ganesha accept the arghya offered to me
Moonrise time of Sakat Chauth- It’s 9:10 in the evening. During this time, Arghya is offered to the Moon and the fast is broken. The story is read during this fast. One story about Lord Shankar and another story about the potter. The time of moonrise varies in different parts of the country. After this the fast will be broken.