When is Bhai Dooj 2022? 26 or 27 October, on which date Bhai Dooj will be auspicious? Know Shubh Muhurta and Timings
Bhai Dooj 2022 Date and Shubh Muhurta: The festival of Bhai Dooj, symbolizing the love of brother and sister, is celebrated on the second day of Shukla Paksha of Kartik month. It is also called Yama Dwitiya. On this day sisters do tilak of their brother and pray to God for his bright future and long life. However, this time there is confusion among people regarding the date of Bhai Dooj.
When is Bhai Dooj 2022: Let us tell you that after Diwali, the festival of Bhai Dooj is celebrated on the second day of Shukla Paksha of Kartik month. It is also called Yama Dwitiya. On this day sisters do tilak to their brother and wish him luck and long life. However, this time the situation is not clear regarding the date of Bhai Dooj. Some people are talking about celebrating this festival on 26 October and some on 27 October. Let us know that according to astrologers, on which day is the auspicious time to celebrate Bhai Dooj.
Date of Bhai Dooj – 26 or 27
According to astrologers, this year Kartik Shukla Dwitiya’s date will be on 26 and 27 October for two days. Dwitiya Tithi will start at 02:43 pm on Wednesday, 26 October, and will continue till 12:45 pm on Thursday, 27 October. In such a situation, astrologers say that the festival of Bhai Dooj can be celebrated on both dates. Before celebrating the festival, definitely check the auspicious time of both days.
Happy 26th October
If you are going to celebrate the festival of Bhai Dooj on Wednesday, 26 October, then after the beginning of the second date, the auspicious time of worship and tilak is being made till 03.33 pm. On this day, there will be a Vijay Muhurta from 01:57 in the afternoon to 02:42 in the afternoon. After this, there will be Twilight Muhurta from 05:41 in the evening to 06.07 the evening. Sisters who celebrate Bhai Dooj on 26 October can do tilak on any of these Muhurtas.
Happy 27th October
Those who are going to celebrate the festival of Bhai Dooj on Thursday, 27 October, will be able to celebrate Bhai Dooj from 11.07 am to 12.45 pm. Apart from this, Abhijeet Muhurta will remain from 11.42 am to 12.27 pm. tilak will be very auspicious for brother in this.
How to do Tilak to brother on Bhai Dooj?
According to the beliefs of Sanatan Dharma, on the day of Bhai Dooj, a brother goes to his sister’s house and takes food, and gets her tilak done. Kalawa, Roli, Akshat, coconut, sweets, and a lamp are kept on the plate of Bhai Dooj. It is said that by doing tilak on Bhai Dooj, his fortune rises and happens and the crisis of premature death is averted. In return, the brother gives something to his sister as a gift.
Story of Bhai Dooj
According to the legend, on the second day of Kartik Shukla, Yamuna fasted for the long life of her brother Yamraj and offered him the food of Annakoot. Due to this, Yama was pleased and gave him a boon that on this day any brothers and sisters who bathed together in the Yamuna river, will get salvation. For this reason, bathing with brothers and sisters in the Yamuna river is of great importance. On this day every brother goes to his sister’s house and gets her a tilak for longevity and fortune.