Ganesh Chaturthi is the celebration of the birth of Lord Ganesh. It falls on shukla paksha chaturthi in the month of Bhadrapada.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2022 Date: August 31, Wednesday.
Chaturthi Tithi Starts: August 30, 2022 3:33 PM.
Chaturthi Tithi Ends: August 31, 2022 3:23 PM.
Ganesha Puja Muhurat Time for Mumbai, Maharashtra: 11:24 AM to 01:54 PM.
Time to avoid Moon sighting – 09:38 AM to 09:37 PM.
It is believed that one should not sight the moon on Ganesh Chaturthi.
Ganesh Chaturthi festival ends on the day of Anant Chaturdashi, fourteenth day of Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha.
On Anant Chaturdashi, devotees immerse idols of Lord Ganesh in water bodies. It is known as ‘visharjan’.
Ganesh Mantra: Vakratunda Maha-Kaaya Surya-Kotti Samaprabha Nirvighnam Kuru Me Deva Sarva-Kaaryeshu Sarvadaa