You all must be aware that in the month of Magha, Krishnapaksha’s Chaturthi is considered very important. By the way, this Chaturthi is considered important. This Chaturthi is known by different names everywhere like ‘Sankashti Chaturthi’, ‘Sakat Chauth’, ‘Tilakut Chauth’, ‘Mahi Chauth’ or ‘Vakratund Chaturthi’ etc. This time Sakat Chauth is coming on 31 January 2021. In such a situation, it is said that ‘Mothers who observe Nirjala fast on the day of Sakat Chauth and worship Lord Ganesha with full devotion, will always have children’, on this day you should observe Ganesha fast and this method We should worship him, today we are going to tell you.
Worship method of ‘Sankashti Chaturthi’ – First of all, meditate in the morning on this day. After this, wear clean or new clothes and worship Lord Shri Ganesh in the temple of the house. After the worship of Lord Ganesha, the fast is broken in the evening by offering Argh to the Moon. Chandra Dev should offer honey, roli, sandalwood and roli mixed milk. Devotees should keep a full fast from morning to evening and worship Ganesh in the evening. After worship, Chandra is seen and offerings are made to the Moon God. This process is followed by the end of the fast. If complete fasting is not possible, then milk and fruits can be taken.
As you complete your puja, you can offer modak or laddu, sesame molasses laddu, sweet potato, guava and jaggery to Ganesha. It is said that on this day in the house where a son is born, a mountain of sesame and jaggery is made and offered. If this is the case with you too, remember that after worshiping Ganesha and offering the moon, cut a mountain made of sesame with a knife and distribute it to a nearby neighborhood as Prasad.