First of all, you must be aware about what is the Karva Chauth Katha and its meaning. It refers to the story and etymology of Karva Chauth and there are certain verses in Hindi which should be read after fasting. It is also important for us to know at what time is Karva Chauth Katha 2017. The Karva Chauth puja muhurat is from 16.56 to 18.13 (4.56 PM to 6.13 PM) hours this year. So now we know about the Karva Chauth history.
Why we Celebrate Karva Chauth every year
Another aspect to know is why we celebrate Karva Chauth. It is celebrated for the safety and general well-being of the husbands of the women who observe this fasting. Karva Chauth 2017 images can be seen on the webpage. It is also important to know when is Karva Chauth 2017 to celebrate this occasion and this year it being on the 08th October.
It is a single day festival observed by Hindu women who are married, where they choose to fast from sunrise to moonrise. This occasion is on the 4th day after the full moon in the month of Kartik, this being also observed by several non married women for their desired future husbands.
Karva Chauth Story and its Significance
You ought to know what is Karva Chauth story and its significance. The story starts with a lady who had seven brothers and this lady being married to a king. On the occasion of the first Karva Chauth she came to visit her mother. She had kept fasting since sunrise and by the evening she was becoming weak, hence her brothers got worried and decide to show their sister a false moon in order to break her fasting.
While her brothers lit a fire on the hill, she having taken the glowing light of the fire for the moon, broke her fast. With this she received the news that her husband passed away, this being the history behind Karva Chauth. We wish everyone to celebrate Happy Karva Chauth 2015 with peace and happiness.