Ganesha Jayanti 2022: Ganesh Jayanti marks the birthday of Lord Ganesha, who is hailed as the obstacles’ remover. According to the Hindu calendar, this day is observed on ‘Shukla Chaturthi’ during the Magha month, a lunar month. As per the gregorian calendar, this festival falls in January or February month.
Ganesha Jayanti 2022: Date and Time
Ganesh Jayati 2022 date is 4th February.
The Madhyanha Ganesha puja muhurat is from 11.30 am to 1.41 pm. The time to avoid moon sightings is between 9.23 am-9.23 pm. The Chaturthi tithi starts at 4.38 am on 4th February and ends at 3.47 am on 5th February 2022.
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Ganesha Jayanti: Significance
This auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha is mostly celebrated in Maharashtra and Kokan area. The rest of the country celebrates the birth anniversary of Ganesha during the Bhadrapada month as Ganesha Chaturthi.
The Maharashtra people also celebrate Ganesha Chaturthi, but they did not observe this as the birth anniversary of Ganesha.
In Maharashtra, Ganesha Jayanti is also called Magha Shukla Chaturthi, Varad Chaturthi, and Til Chaturthi.