Karwa Chauth 2018 Moonrise time, muhurat, puja time live updates, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Agra, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and other cities: The Indian festival of love, Karva Chauth 2018 is being celebrated across the country today. The festival is popular with newly married and married Hindu women. The one-day festival, which is celebrated every year in Northern India, is now being observed all over the country. On this day, women pray for the long life of their husbands, keep fast and performs rituals. The fast or Karwa Chauth ka vrat is being performed from sunrise to moonrise. Saturday, October 27, 2018, the moon is expected to rise at 07.55 pm in New Delhi and Agra. In Mumbai, it will be visible at 08:30 pm.
After eating Sargi (the meal prepared by their mothers-in-law) women keep the day-long fast and do not even drink water until the moon appears. To celebrate the auspicious occasion, women dress up to their best—mostly in Red and bright colours. Mehndi, accessories, Shringhar (makeup) are done by the married women for the long life of their husbands. At night after the moon rise, the women look at the moon through a sieve and their husband and seeking blessing for their life partners.
Karwa Chauth 2018 Moonrise time, muhurat, puja time live updates: Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Agra, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and other cities