Happy Karwa Chauth! Karwa Chauth is one of the most popular festivals in India. The one-day festival is celebrated by Hindu married woman from northern part of India. The festival falls in the month of Kartik and this year Karwa Chauth 2017 is being celebrated today (October 8, 2017) . Married women celebrate this festival by observing a fast for their husbands. They fast from sunrise to moonrise by refraining from from food and water. The fasting is done for the prosperity and long life of their husbands. Many women who are not married, also observe a fast on this day for their desired husbands. (ALSO READ Happy Karwa Chauth Wishes: WhatsApp, Facebook Status, Messages, Quotes & Gif Photos to share on this Karva Chauth 2017). Also Read - Delhi Records 3,686 New Covid-19 Cases, 47 Deaths; Tally Reaches 3.4 lakh

Women have a pre-dawn meal prepared by their mother -in-law and then start their fasting for the day. They dress up like a bride, apply henna on their hands and feet a day before and also decorate the puja thali, karwa and channi. Older women recite karwa chauth legends and then when the moon is sighted in the sky, they offer prayers and water to the moon. We share with you Puja Muhurat and Moonrise/ Chandrodaya time on Karwa Chauth of different cities. (ALSO READ Karwa Chauth 2017 Makeup: Step-By-Step Makeup Tutorial to Look Gorgeous on this Auspicious Day). Also Read - Sanjay Dutt Emerges Victorious In His Battle With Lung Cancer, Says 'I am Eternally Grateful'

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Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat= 18:17 to 19:31
Duration=1 Hour 13 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day= 20:43
Chaturthi Tithi Begins= 16:58 on October 8, 2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends= 14:16 on October 9, 2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Delhi

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 17:55 to 19:09
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:14
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Chandigarh

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 17:55 to 19:10
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:13
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Amritsar

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 18:02 to 19:17
Duration = 1 Hour 15 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:20
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Ludhiana

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 17:59 to 19:14
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:17
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Lucknow

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 17:41 to 18:55
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:01
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Jaipur

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 18:01 to 19:16
Duration = 1 Hour 14 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:22
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Karwa Chauth 2017: When will the moon rise in Jammu

Karwa Chauth Puja Muhurat = 18:02 to 19:17
Duration = 1 Hour 15 Mins
Moonrise On Karwa Chauth Day = 20:19
Chaturthi Tithi Begins = 16:58 on 8/Oct/2017
Chaturthi Tithi Ends = 14:16 on 9/Oct/2017

Women worship Goddess Parvati , Lord Shiva, Kartikeya and Ganesha. They also worship Goddess Gaura and Chauth Mata. Karwa Chauth is celebrated by women, so men are entirely excluded from the rituals until moonrise. Happy Karwa Chauth 2017!