Bhai Dooj 2022 Date and Shubh Muhurat: It is celebrated every year on the second day of Krishna Paksha of Kartik month. Due to solar eclipse on Diwali this year, there is confusion in the minds of people regarding dates. In such a situation, the question is arising among the people that on which day the festival of Bhai Dooj will be celebrated. Know on which day Bhai Dooj will be celebrated on 26th or 27th October is correct-
Bhai Dooj is worshiped in the afternoon-
According to the scriptures, on the day of Yama Dwitiya i.e. Bhai Dooj, Yamraj came to his sister’s house at noon and had dinner at her house after accepting the worship of her sister. In the boon, Yamraj had told Yamuna that on the day of Bhai Dooj i.e. Yama Dwitiya, the brothers who come to their sisters’ house and accept their worship and have food at their homes will not be afraid of their premature death.
Whom to worship on the day of Bhai Dooj-
According to the scriptures, Yamraj, Yamduj and Chitragupta should be worshiped on the day of Bhai Dooj. Arghya and lamp should be donated in their name.
Celebrate the festival of Bhai Dooj on 26 October-
This year, the second date of Kartik Krishna Paksha is falling on both 26 and 27 October. The festival of Bhai Dooj will start from 02:43 pm on 26th October, which will continue till 12.45 pm on 27th October. On this day, the auspicious time to do tilak to brother will be from 12:14 pm to 12:47 pm.
This is the auspicious time for worship on 27th October-
In many places, the festival of Bhai Dooj will be celebrated on October 27 according to the date of Udaya. On October 27, the auspicious time of Bhai Dooj will be from 11.07 am to 12.46 pm.