The Mahaparava of Chhath started for four days. Today is the best date. This is the third day of Chhath Puja. On this day the mantra is chanted with the offering of Arghya to the setting sun. Om Surya Nam:, Oum Adityaaya Nam:, Oum Bhaskarai Nam: The chanting of mantras etc. is thanked to the Sun God.
Water will be offered to Suryadev tomorrow
Today, after keeping a day’s fast after evening Arghya, the next day will open it only after sunrise. Water will be offered to Sun God in the morning
Copper lotus should be used to give arghya
A copper pot should be used to provide water to the sun. Jaggery should be donated on Sunday for Sun. Do not look at the sun directly while offering water, one should have darshan of Suryadev in the stream of falling water. Chant the mantras of the sun every morning when you see the sun for the first time.
Chhath Puja date and time
In 2020, Chhath Puja commences on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 and Chhath Puja will conclude on Saturday, November 21, 2020. The time of sunrise and sunset is very important during the four-day Chhath Puja.