Karwa Chauth Dates

Karwa Chauth Date 2016 is 19th October 2016 (Wednesday)

Puja Muhurat and Chandrodaya Time on Karwa Chauth


Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 18:00 to 19:14



Duration = 1 Hour 13 Mins



Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 21:21



Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 22:47 on 18/Oct/2016

Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 19:32 on 19/Oct/2016

Karwa Chauth Calendar

Weekday Date Year
Fri 30 October 2015
Wed 19 October 2016
Sun 8 October 2017
Sat 27 October 2018
Thu 17 October 2019
Wed 17 November 2020

Date of Karwa Chauth

  • The festival of Karwa Chauth falls in the month of Kartik according to the traditional Hindu calendar.
  • The festival of Karwa Chauth is usually celebrated nine days prior to the celebrations of Diwali, which is the festival of lights.
  • The legends associated with Karwa Chauth festival date actually suggest that it falls on the fourth day of the Hindu month that is described as the day of waning moon.
  • It is celebrated in between the months of October and November. The date of Karwa Chauth 2015 is 30th October. On this day, married women keep rigorous fast for the entire day and break the fast by drinking water and only after having a glimpse of the moon and their husbands through a sieve.
Traditions of Karwa Chauth
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