Vishwakarma Puja to be held on September 17th 2017, it is an auspicious puja dedicated to Lord Vishwakarma. This day is an important observance and festival in Bengal, Orissa and other parts of Eastern India.

Vishwakarma Puja also known as Vishwakarma Jayanti or Vishwakarma Day or Biswakarma Puja or Biswa Karma. It is dedicated to Biswakarma, the divine architect of the universe in Hinduism.Vishwakarma Puja falls on the last day of the Bengali month Bhadra which is also known as Bhadra Sankranti or Kanya Sankranti.

The calculation of this puja is done as per the ‘Bisuddhasidhanta’. Vishwakarma Puja falls on the last day of the Bengali month Bhadra which is also known as Bhadra Sankranti or Kanya Sankranti.

Vishwakarma Puja is generally celebrated in September or October in states like Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Assam, Jharkhand, Bihar, Tripura and Orissa. The festival is celebrated especially at the work place.

The day of celebration is known not just by architectural and engineering community, but also by craftsmen, artisans, smiths, mechanics, welders, factory workers and industrial workers. People celebrate this day and pray for safe working conditions, better future and successes in their fields.

Vishwakarma Puja 2017 date and time Sunrise: 6.17 am Sunset 18.24 Sankranti Moment: 00:54, September 17th 2017