Ganesh Jayanti 2024: Ganapati Bappa is the first revered deity in Hinduism. Today is Chatrati Tithi of Shukla Paksha of Magha month and Maghi Ganesh is celebrated. On this day, people fast for Shri Ganesha. This Ganesh Jayanti in the month of Magha is also known as Maghi Vinayak Chaturthi. By fasting on this day, Vaghanharta blesses his devotees with happiness and prosperity and fulfills all their wishes.
There is a special thing about this fast that is very important to pay attention to. Just as fasting is observed with complete worship according to time, similarly iftar is observed keeping in mind the procedure of puja. Let’s know when the fast of Ganesh Chaturthi or Maghi Ganesh Jayanti of the month of Magha will be broken and what is the time to break the fast.
Maghi Ganesh Jayanti fasting time and moon rise time
According to the method of worship, the fast of Ganesh Chaturthi is broken by looking at the moon when the moon rises. Those who fast today on Maghi Ganesh Jayanti and Vinayak Chaturthi. For them, the fast will be broken today on February 13, 2024, at the time of moonrise in the evening. According to the Hindu calendar, today on February 13, 2024, the moonrise time will start at 9:19 AM and end at 10:4 PM. Meanwhile, the fast of Vinayak Ganesh Jayanti of the month of Magh will be broken today.
Keep these things in mind while breaking the fast
- Break the fast of Vinayak Ganesh Jayanti only in the month of Magha according to the Mahurta at the time of moonrise, otherwise it is not considered valid to break the fast according to the method of worship.
- Do Darshan of Chandradev while breaking Iftar. If for some reason you are not able to see Chandradev, keep his picture in your mind or break your fast by looking at his picture on your phone.
- It is believed that breaking the fast on Vinayak Ganesh Chaturthi or Maghi Ganesh Jayanti in the month of Magha and eating food offered in the puja of Lord Ganesha doubles the results of the fast.
(Disclaimer: The information given here is based on religious belief and folk beliefs. There is no scientific evidence for this. India TV does not prove the truth of anything.)
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