When is Cheti Chand (चेती चाँद ) in 2016

Cheti Chand 2016

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Cheti Chand (चेती चाँद) in 2016 will be observed on Saturday, 9th April.

As per Hindu calendar, Cheti Chand falls on second day (i.e. a day after Ugadi and Gudi Padwa) of Chaitra month.

Cheti Chand is celebrated as New Year’s Day by Sindhi people of India and Pakistan. It is a Sindhi festival which is usually observed in the month of March or April. However, Cheti Chand in 2016 will be observed on Saturday, 9th April.

On this day, the Sindhi people worship Saint Uderolal (also known as Jhulelal) and Varuna (God of water). Cheti chand is an auspicious day for Sindhi businessmen as the festival of Cheti Chand marks the beginning of new financial year.