New Delhi: Indian women every year await 'Karwa Chauth' with full of zeal. The time when married women observe a day-long fast for the long life of their husbands marks eternal love and devotion of Hindu women towards their life partners.
In fact, not just married women but unmarried girls also hold fast on the Karwa Chauth to get desired husbands or for their fiancé. Usually Womenfolk throngs markets for shopping and they with full of enthusiasm apply Mehendi while enjoying their time during the day.
Women’s day-long fast breaks only after the moon has risen and they take first sip of water by their husband’s hand.The sighting of the moon is of extreme importance and remains long awaited on this auspicious festival so please check out the moon rise and moon set timings in New Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Amritsar and Jammu (The timings are according to timeanddate.com)
Moon rise: 19.55 pm
Moon set: 08:49 pm
Moon rise: 20:30 pm
Moon set: 08:53 pm
Moon rise: 19:57 pm
Moon set: 08:50 pm
Moon rise: 19:53 pm
Moon set: 08:55 pm
Moon rise: 20:00 pm
Moon set: 09:04 pm
Moon rise: 19:58 pm
Moon set: 09:06 pm
As per the Drikpanchang.com, the Tithi of pooja starts at 6:37 PM on October 27 and ends at 4:54 PM on the following day.
On the other hand The moon is expected to rise at about 8.00 PM and the Puja muhurat is between 5:36 to 6:54 PM on Saturday.
We wish Happy Karwa Chauth to our readers!