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Ganapati Festival 2020 in New Zealand

August 22, 2020 - September 1, 2020

Ganesh Chaturthi New Zealand
Ganesh Festival details and Muhurt for selected cities of New Zealand

Ganesh Chaturthi, Vinayaka Chathurthi

Ganesha sthapna

Avani Avittam (Samved)

Ganapati Festival starts

Ganesha Aarti Lyrics (Hindi, Marathi, English)

Tithi: chaturthi / Chauth / 4th lunar day from 22nd aug 5.33am to 23rd Aug 2.27am Auckland time

Devotees are requested NOT to take their idols to temples to disperse as there is restriction on number of idols from council. Please contact nearby temple / association authorities for details. Please help to save environment and mother earth. We humbly request all to use eco-friendly idols. Eco friendly idols are available in most of the Indian grocery stores across New Zealand.

This year 2020, Auckland is in Covid Level 3 and rest of the New Zealand is in Covid Level 2. Please follow government regulations. Stay safe! Stay Healthy!

Auckland: Sunrise 6.55am, Sunset 5.52pm


Though Ganapati sthapna and puja can be done anytime on the auspicious day, Madhyanha kaal is considered auspicious time. Following are madhyahna kaal (Ganesh sthapna muhurat) for various cities in New Zealand:

  • Auckland: 11.43am to 1.07pm (Sunrise: 6.55am)
  • Christchurch: 12.01am to 2.25pm (Sunrise: 7.13am)
  • Dunedin: 12.13am to 2.37pm (Sunrise: 7.25am)
  • Hamilton: 11.42am to 1.06pm  (Sunrise: 6.54am)
  • Invercargill: 12.23am to 2.47pm (Sunrise: 7.35am)
  • Napier: 11.38am to 1.02pm (Sunrise: 6.50am)
  • New Plymouth: 11.49am to 1.13pm (Sunrise: 7.01am)
  • Palmerston North: 11.44am to 1.08pm (Sunrise: 6.56am)
  • Queenstown: 11.19am to 2.43pm (Sunrise: 7.31am)
  • Rotorua: 11.39am to 1.03pm (Sunrise: 6.51am)
  • Tauranga: 11.38am to 1.02pm (Sunrise: 6.50am)
  • Wellington: 11.49am to 1.13pm (Sunrise 7.01am)
  • Whangarei: 11.43am to 1.07pm (Sunrise: 6.55am)

Anant Chaturdashi Ganesh visarjan day: 1st Sep 2020

Tithi Chaturdashi from 31st Aug  2020, 3.18pm to 1st Sep 2020, 4.08pm as per Auckland time.

Ganesh Visarjan 2020 muhurat: 

  • Morning Muhurat: 09:31am to 01:46pm
  • Afternoon Muhurat: 03:11pm to 04:36pm
  • Evening Muhurat: 07:35pm to 09:10pm


August 22, 2020
September 1, 2020
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