New Delhi, Oct 27: Karwa Chauth or Karva Chauth is a festival celebrated by Hindu married women. The festival falls on the fourth day of the Hindu luni-solar calendar and this year, it will be observed on October 27. The Puja Muhurat will start from 05:40 pm and end at 07:07 pm, which means, a duration of 1 hour and 26 minutes.
The moon is expected to rise at 07.55 pm in New Delhi and Agra, Uttar Pradesh while it will rise at 08:30 pm in Mumbai on October 27. The Chaturthi Tithi will begin at 02:07 pm on the same day and will continue till 11:24 am on the next day, that is, October 28, 2018.
Punjab: Women observe Karwa Chauth in Amritsar
Punjab: Visuals of Karwa Chauth celebrations from Ludhiana's Govind Godham Mandir.
Varanasi: Women perform rituals on the occasion of Karwa Chauth