Kanya Sankranti is the day when the Sun moves from Simha rashi to Kanya rashi. On this day, donations and shradh puja for the ancestors are carried out.
People also take bath in sacred water bodies on this day with a belief of removing all sins.
It is the day when Vishwakarma puja celebrations take place. It is the birthday of Lord Vishwakarma.
Kanya Sankranti 2022 Date: September 17, Saturday.
Punya Kaal Muhurat: September 17, 7:26 AM – September 17, 6:25 PM.
Maha Punya Kaal Muhurat: September 17, 7:26 AM – September 17, 7:50 AM.
Sankranti Moment: September 17, 2022 7:26 AM.