Govardhan Puja 2021: Shubh Muhurat, Puja timings and vidhi

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Govardhan Puja 2021: Shubh Muhurat, Puja timings and vidhi

Govardhan Puja or Annakut festival falls on the first lunar day of Shukla Paksha

Govardhan Puja 2021: Shubh Muhurat, Puja timings and vidhi

Govardhan Puja, also known as Annakut Puja, is celebrated on the next day of Diwali. On this day, devotees pray to Lord Krishna and commemorate Lord Krishna's victory over Lord Indra and perform puja.

The Govardhan Puja or Annakut festival falls on the first lunar day of Shukla Paksha (bright fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month of Kartik. This festival is celebrated by Hindus across India and abroad to commemorate the history of Govardhan Parbat.

Govardhan Puja: Shubh Muhurat
Govardhan Puja Morning Muhurat: 06:36 AM to 08:47 AM
Duration: 2 hours and 11 minutes.

Govardhan Puja Evening Muhurat: 03:22 PM to 05:33 PM
Duration: 2 hours and 11 minutes.

Govardhan Puja: Puja Timings
According to Drikpanchang, Govardhan Puja Pratahkala Muhurat will begin at 06:36 AM to 08:47 AM. 
The duration is of 02 Hours 11 Mins.

Pratipada Tithi Begins 02:44 AM on Nov 05, 2021Pratipada Tithi Ends 11:14 PM on Nov 05, 2021

Govardhan Puja Vidhi

Following are the rituals followed by the devotees for Govardhan Puja:

-Devotees wake up early in the morning and get ready. 

-Light diyas and incense sticks inside their home temple. 

Many people involve themselves in Govardhan Puja drawing to make an idol of it. Devotees draw Govardhan with cow dung and offer flowers and prayers.

Also, on this day, Chhapan Bhog is prepared and offered as a prasad to the Govardhan idol. Devotees sing devotional songs, mantras and revolve around the idol of Govardhan.

Lastly, Govardhan Puja aarti is done and prasad is offered to other devotees.