When Is Karva Chauth And Karwa Chauth Date
Today we are going to tell you when is karwa chauth and karva chauth 2016-2017 date which will be helpful for you all to celebrate this day with your loved ones. This day is mainly dedicated to the husband and wifes who live their life happily together and love each other. They both can fast for each other. In this festival, mainly wife do fast for her husband and only complete her fast for her husband only.
In the year 2016-2017 we are going to celebrate our happy karva or karwa chauth on 19th October 2016 which should be completely dedicated to lovers. In the Indian tradition, normally wife fast for her husband and complete it with the water given by her husband. They fast because of their husband’s long life and can protect the life of her husband from various disease and illness. It is overall for the blessing of husbands from his wife. In this day time, people normally worship the Lord Ganesh because this day is also known for the name of karak Chaturthi and we celebrate too with the poojan of lord Ganesh. This day is celebrated always in the month of kartik which is held in the Hindu calendar and in the paksha of Krishna.
Basically the date is counted by the time being which is according to hindu calender Kartik month. This is observed on the 4th day of kartik month which is celebrated according to all hindu calender which can be observed as the just before the 9 days of the Deepavali festival. And when we talk about the western calender then we can say that this is the festival which is almost falls in the last or middle of the October month.
This is the day when women dressed up properly and remain in fast for their husband and try to pray to god for the long life of the husband. They wear tradition wearing in this day like sari, lahenga or sometime they wear salwar suit too. This is the normal wearing for this day as they want to look beautiful in traditional way too. They pray for the Goddess Gauri ( Parvati) who is the another name of Goddess of Power.
Now without wasting more time over the introduction, let’s see when is karwa chauth and karva chauth 2016-2017 date.
karwa chauth and karva chauth 2016 date – October 19, 2016
karwa chauth and karva chauth 2017 date – October 8, 2017
karwa chauth and karva chauth 2018 date – October 27, 2018