Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 in India | About Vinayaka Chaturthi Time, Date, Significance, History, Pooja Vidhanam, Celebrations

Vinayaka Chavithi August 2020 Date & Timings: One of the widely celebrated Hindu festivals in India is Vinayaka Chaturthi. Hindus worship Lord Ganesh at first before starting any new works. By doing Ganesh Puja at home, everyone can be blessed with great success especially when a new business or an enterprise. Lord Vinayaka is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi.

The birthday of Lord Vinayak was celebrated as Ganesh Chaturthi. The 10-day Vinayaka Chavithi festival is witnessed across the country to honor Lord Ganesha. Know more about Vinayaka Chavithi 2020 August 22nd Festival by stepping into this article and pray for good health and wealth for while nation during this pandemic 2020. Also, you can view Why do we celebrate Vinayaka Chavithi, Vrat Katha of Vinayaka Chaturthi, and more from the below sections.

All About Vinayaka Chavithi Festival in Telugu – Pooja Vidhi, Katha, Celebrations

Vinayaka Chaturthi is dedicated to God Ganesh. According to the Hindu Calendar, the fourth day after the new moon and fourth day after a full moon are witnessed as Chaturthi. We can observe two Chaturthi Tithi in every month. Thus, believed has Lord Ganesha stays in the fourth state and devotees who prays him on this day will able to reach to that state. We all know that Vinayaka Chavithi falls in the month of Bhadrapada every year (August-September). This year, Vinayaka Chaturthi is witnessed on August 22nd, 2020 (Saturday). Also, on this day Kerela state people begin their 10 days Onam Festival.

Also Read: Onam 2020 Festival & How do People Celebrates 10-days of Onam Festival 2020

Here, you will find all Vinayaka Chaturthi information in English like History, Significance, Pooja Vidhanam, etc. So, make a note of all these details about Vinayaka Chavithi and follow them neatly while doing Vinayaka Chavithi Pooja at Home.

History Of Vinayaka Chaturthi | Vinayaka Chavithi Katha

One day Goddess Parvathi made an idol with the skin powder (Sunni Pindhi) and Tumeric and infused life into him with her spiritual powers. From that Sculpture, appeared a young boy and Mata Parvathi was charmed to have a son.  After some time, she decided to take a bath by asking the little boy to guard at the door. Later, Lord shiva arrives at the place and going to step inside the house, the little boy stopped him from entering. Lord Shiv wondered who he is & gets angry on the little boy on not allowing him to step into his own house. Both started a massive argument and in a fit of rage, lord shiva beheaded him with his trident (Trishul).

Afterward, Lord shiv came to know the truth about his son and asks his Ganas to find the head of the creature that they sight at first. One of his Ganas, find the elephant and they beheaded the elephant’s head and fix to the little boy. A little boy called as Lord Ganesh also with various names like  Heramba, Ekadanta, Ganapati, Vinayaka, and Pillaiyar.

Significance of Vinayaka Chaturthi

Vinayaka Chavithi festival is celebrated every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of Lord Ganesha in the Shukla Paksha Bhadrapada month. Devotees of Lord Ganesh celebrate the festival of Vinayaka Chavithi by placing the Ganesh idols at Home & Pandals. They do Ganesh Pooja at auspicious timings and read the Vinayaka Chavithi Katha in Telugu. By observing the Vinayaka Chavithi Vrat, it brings Knowledge, wealth, and fulfillment of desire. Also, Lord Krishna explains the importance of Chaturthi vrat to Yudhishtira.

Vinayaka Chavithi Patri Names in Telugu

Time for Sthapana of Vinayaka Chavithi Vigraham

The Auspicious Muhurtam is important to place the Lord Ganesha Idol. This year, the Vinayaka Chaturthi Tithi begins at 11:02 PM on August 21, 2020, and the Ganesh Chaturthi Tithi ends at 07:57 PM on August 22, 2020. Sthapana of Ganesh idol should face towards the East to start Pooja Vidhi.

Vinayaka Chavithi Celebrations in India | Rituals, Vinayaka Chavithi Pooja Vidhanam, Aarti, Nimajjanam

In India, Vinayaka Chaturthi is originally celebrated at home and in public by local community groups in the central and western states of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Goa and the southern states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Eastern states of West Bengal, Bihar, and Odisha.

In the South Indian States, especially Telugu, Tamil, Kannada celebrates the Vinayaka Chavithi with lots of decorations, lights, songs, and mantras chanting in front of Ganesh idols at home and at pandals for 10 days. People start with Puja Vidhi after Sthapana of Ganesh Murat and offer Maha Prasadam with a variety of sweets that lord Ganesh loves to have like Undrallu, Modaks, jaggery, halwa, Laddu, and many others.

Devotees worship god Ganesha by placing the Palavelli tied with different fruits and do pooja by offering Vinayaka Chavithi 21 Patri leaves along with the chant of Ganesh Mantras. After 10 days of worshipping Lord Ganesh, people do Uttarpuja and offer final prays before the Nimajjanam of Ganesh Idol. Vinayaka Chavithi Nimajjanam Ritual Signifies that Ganesha is going back home by eliminating all your obstacles and hurdles.

List of Vinayaka Chavithi 21 Patri Names in Telugu

  1. మాచీ పత్రం
  2. బృహతీ పత్రం
  3. బిల్వ పత్రం
  4. దూర్వా పత్రం
  5. దుత్తూర పత్రం
  6. బదరీ పత్రం
  7. అపామార్గ పత్రం
  8. తులసీ పత్రం
  9. చూత పత్రం
  10. కరవీర పత్రం
  11. విష్ణుక్రాంత పత్రం
  12. దాడిమీ పత్రం
  13. దేవదారు పత్రం
  14. మరువక పత్రం
  15. సింధువార పత్రం
  16. జాజి పత్రం
  17. గండలీ పత్రం
  18. శమీ పత్రం
  19. అశ్వత్థ పత్రం
  20. అర్జున పత్రం
  21. అర్క పత్రం

FAQs on Vinayaka Chaturthi Dare & Time in 2020

1. What is the meaning of Vinayaka Chavithi?

Vinayaka Chaturthi is a 10-day festival for Hindus and it is celebrated to honor the elephant-headed God Ganesha’s on his birthday. He is the younger son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.

2. When is Vinayaka Chavithi in 2020?

In 2020, people witness the festival of Vinayaka Chavithi on 22nd August 2020, Saturday.

3. How to do Vinayaka Chavithi in Telugu?

People place the Ganesh Idol at home or at Pandals and start worshipping him by chanting mantras followed by Vinayaka Chavithi Vrat Vidhi, Arati, Maha Prasadam, reading Ganesh birth story, and finally on the 11th day they perform the Ganesh Chaturthi Visarjan.

4. Where can I find Vinayaka Chavithi Katha in Telugu to read?

You can read Vinayaka Chavithi Katha in Telugu and all other languages from this site Versionweekly.com

Final Words

We hope the information shed above about Vinayaka Chaturthi Date 2020, Puja Timings, history, significance, Patri, Prasadam, Celebrations in India help you more for beginners to perform all rituals in a perfect way. In case you have any queries related to Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Vidhi do visit our website frequently.

Our team wishes you advance Happy Vinayaka Chavithi! Stay Happy and Stay Safe Guys.

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