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Anant Chaturdashi 2021

Anant Chaturdashi 2021 

Anant Chaturdashi is a day to worship God Vishnu in his eternal form, that is the form which is Anant or "jiska koi ant na ho". Anant Chaturdashi falls on the 14th day of the Shukla paksha of the Bhadrapad month and 10th day of Ganesh Chaturthi and coincides with Ganpati Visarjan. The Ganesha idols are immersed in water oceans or seas on this day after 10 days of offering prayers and prasad to the Ganesha idols. Fast is observed on the day of Anant Chaturdashi which holds a great deal of importance for Hindus as well as Jains.Anant Chaturdashi is also known by the name of Anant Chaudas.

Anant Chaturdashi is considered as the most significant day for worshipping Lord Vishnu in his Anant avatar. Devotees of Lord Vishnu observe a fast for the whole day and perform various pujas and tie sacred threads on their wrists. Anant Chaturdashi is also the last day of the Hindu festival of Ganeshotsav or Ganpati Visarjan. Ganesha idols are immersed into water bodies and people dance and sing in large processions. Ganeshotsav is popular in the states of Maharastra, Gujrat, Karnataka, Andra Pradesh, and Bihar.

Anant Chaturthi importance lies in the fact that-

It marks the end of the Ganpati festival or Ganapati Visarjan. Ganpati idols are taken into lakes or sea in great processions to be immersed in the waters.
People recite and listen to the stories of Lord Vishnu, who is also known as Anant. The recitation of Vedas is also known as “Anant Vrat”.

Anant Chaturdashi Puja Muhurat 2021

Anant Chaturdashi 2021 Date - Sunday, September 19, 2021
Anant Chaturdashi Puja Muhurat - 06:30 AM to 05:28 AM, Sep 20
Duration - 22 Hours 57 Mins

Chaturdashi Tithi Begins - 05:59 AM on Sep 19, 2021
Chaturdashi Tithi Ends - 05:28 AM on Sep 20, 2021

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