Bhai Dooj is also known as Bhai Tij, Bhaiya Phota, Bhau-Beej, Bhatri Ditya, Bhathru Dwithiya or Yamadwitheya. It is mostly celebrated in West Bengal, Bihar and Maharashtra.
It is celebrated two days after Diwali in the month of Kartik as per the Hindu calendar.
This festival is celebrated to show the bond of affection between brother and sister.
It is believed that every brother who gets a meal and a Tilak or Tika on this day from his sister will never go to hell.
Please find below details about Bhai Dooj 2017 Puja Muhurats, Choghadiya & Timings so that you can perform all your puja’s in the most auspicious time of the day.
Bhai Dooj 2017 Muhurats, Choghadiya & Timings :
Bhai Dooj Tika Muhurat = 13:31 hrs to 15:49 hrs IST
21st October 2017 – Bhai Dooj Day Choghadiya:
06:38 to 08:04 hrs IST – Kaal
08:04 to 09:30 hrs IST – Shubh
09:30 to 10:57 hrs IST – Rog
10:57 to 12:23 hrs IST – Udveg
12:23 to 13:49 hrs IST – Char
13:49 to 15:15 hrs IST – Labh
15:15 to 16:42 hrs IST – Amrit
16:42 to 18:08 hrs IST – Kaal
21st October 2017 – Bhai Dooj Night Choghadiya:
18:08 to 19:42 hrs IST – Labh
19:42 to 21:15 hrs IST – Udveg
21:15 to 22:49 hrs IST – Shubh
22:49 to 24:23+ hrs IST – Amrit
24:23+ to 25:57+ hrs IST – Char
25:57+ to 27:31+ hrs IST – Rog
27:31+ to 29:05+ hrs IST – Kaal
29:05+ to 30:38+ hrs IST – Labh
Note : All Times mentioned above are in Indian Standard Times (IST). Amrit, Shubh, Labh and Chal are considered to be auspicious to start anywork. Choghadiya, Rog, Kaal and Udveg are considered to be bad Choghadiya, hence should be avoided.