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Karva Chauth is celebrated by married Hindu woman and since it falls today. Let us know when will the moon rise today.
This year on Karva Chauth the Puja Muhurat begins at 5:48 pm and ends at 07:04 pm.
The moon will rise on Karva Chauth at about 08:15 pm in north Indian states. In Delhi, the time of moonrise is 7:55 pm. In Punjab, Himachal Haryana and Rajasthan it will vary between 8:05 pm to 8:35 pm.
The Chaturthi Tithi on Karwa Chauth begins on the 27 October at 06:37 pm and the Chaturthi Tithi ends on 28th of October at 04:54 pm.
The festival falls during the Krishna Paksha Chaturthi in the month of Kartik (October) as per the Hindu calendar. The festival is mainly celebrated by women from north-western India.
On this day married women observe fast without food and water from pre-dawn to moonrise. They observe the ritual for the safety and well-being of their spouse.
Married women who observe Karva Chauth break the fast only after offering prayers to the moon. Women offer water to the moon as a part of their prayer by holding an Atta Chani in another hand.