Happening in the Kartik month’s Krishna Paksha’s fourth day, i.e. on Sankashti Chaturthi, Karva Chauth is a standout amongst the most prevalent celebrations celebrated by wedded ladies and young ladies of eligible age the nation over. In 2016, Karva Chauth occurs on nineteenth October 2016.
Married ladies fast and commend this celebration to look for marital happiness and for the long, healthy existence of their spouses. Then again, young ladies watch this fast to look for the sought spouse. This fast is to be taken after entirely, without drinking water or devouring any kind of nourishment or natural products until the fast in broken in the wake of going to the Moon.
On this day, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshiped as well as the Moon and Lord Kartikeya. On the day of Karva Chauth, Gauri Pujan observed by married women as well as unmarried girls hold great significance.
This year, the Karva Chauth fast is going to be highly beneficial and auspicious. This is so because of the great concurrence of the Rohini Nakshatra, occurring on a Wednesday, 19thOctober being day of Ganesh Chaturthi and being a day of really good yog, it is seen as a highly auspicious day, i.e. Karva Chauth 2016.
Therefore, it is important to do Ganesh Puja on this Karva Chauth as well. The moon itself will be mounted in Venus in the Taurus zodiac sign. Planets Mercury and Venus and Saturn will be placed in at the same mount. Venus is the planet of love as per astrology and therefore, on this Karva Chauth, planet Venus will be in Mars in Scorpio and so there will be special warmth in relationships.
It is believed that all the women fasting in 2016’s Karva Chauth will gain boons equal to a 100 fasts. It will be beneficial not only for marital bliss but also for planning for a child.