Pradosh Vrat Katha

Sacred story of Pradosh Vrat or Pradosham is interesting one. Once there were continuous battle between gods and demons. Gods went to the trinity of gods Lord Brahma, Vishnu & Maheshwara to seek advice to win battle against demons. Trinities were told churn ocean to get the Amrita (Elixir), if it consumed no more have to die. Gods only can’t churn ocean, they also need help of Asuras (Demons). Gods asked for the help of Asuras, they agreed on a condition - sharing of Amrita 50:50 percent. They plucked Mantra hill, used as churning stick. Lord Vishnu took the Kurma (Tortoise) avatar to support mountain on his back. Vasuki (Big Snake) was requested to be a churning rope. Gods and Demons started churning. The deadly poison called Halahala come first. It can’t be consumed as it is deadly poison. Gods praised the Lord Shiva. He consumed it and holds it in the neck. Lord Shiva’s neck forms into blue color, this is why Shiva called as Neelakanta. Gods and demons st…
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Pradosham 2019, Pradosh Vrat 2019 Dates and Timings

Generally, people observe fast (Pradosh vrata) on every Thrayodashi Tithi  i.e., Krishna Paksha Thrayodasi and Shukla Paksha Thrayodasi in lunar Month. Pradosh Kaal is the time when the day and the night meets (evening), it’s known as an auspicious time for worshipping Lord Shiva. Pradosh fast is considered to be very important, as this fast gives the best results. Also, Read Importance of Pradosh Vrat Fast and Types of Pradosham List of Pradosh Vrat 2019 Dates with Timings   3, January Thursday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 5:32 PM to 8:17 PM 19, January Saturday Shani Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 5:45 PM to 8:27 PM 2, february Saturday Shani Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 5:56 PM to 8:35 PM 17, February Sunday Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 6:08 PM to 8:43 PM 3, March Sunday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 6:18 PM to 8:47 PM 18, March Monday Soma Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 6:27 PM to 8:51 PM 2, April Tuesday Bhau…
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Pradosham 2018, Pradosh Vrat 2018 Dates and Timings

Generally, people observe fast (Pradosh vrata) on every Thrayodashi Tithi  i.e., Krishna Paksha Thrayodasi and Shukla Paksha Thrayodasi in lunar Month. Pradosh Kaal is the time when the day and the night meets (evening), it’s known as an auspicious time for worshipping Lord Shiva. Pradosh fast is considered to be very important, as this fast gives the best results. Pradosh fast is considered to be very important, as this fast gives the best results. Also, Read Importance of Pradosh Vrat Fast and Types of Pradosham   List of Pradosh Vrat Dates in 2018 with Timings 14, January Sunday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 5:41 PM to 8:24 PM 29, Jauary Monday Soma Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 5:53 PM to 8:33 PM 13, February Tuesday Bhauma Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 6:05 PM to 8:41 PM 27, February Tuesday Bhauma Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 6:15 PM to 8:46 PM 14, March Wednesday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 6:24 PM to 8:50 PM 2…
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Pradosham, Pradosh Vrat 2017 Dates and Timings

Generally people observe fast (Pradosh vrata) on every Thrayodashi Tithi  i.e., Krishna Paksha Thrayodasi and Shukla Paksha Thrayodasi in lunar Month. Pradosh Kaal is the time when the day and the night meets (evening), it’s known as an auspicious time for worshipping Lord Shiva. Pradosh fast is considered to be very important, as this fast gives in the best results. List of Pradosh Vrat Dates in 2017 with Timings Date Day Pradosh Paksha Puja Time 10, January Tuesday Bhauma Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 5:38 PM to 8:22PM 25, January Wednesday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 5:50 PM to 8:31 PM 8, February Wednesday Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 6:02 PM to 8:39 PM 24, February Friday Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 6:13 PM to 8:45 PM 10, March Friday Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha 6:22 PM to 8:49 PM 25, March Saturday Shani Pradosh Vrat Krishna Paksha 6:31 PM to 8:53 PM 8, April Saturday Shani Pradosh Vrat Shukla Paksha …
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Importance & Significance of Pradosh Vrat and Pradosh Fast

Pradosham Pradosham is thirteenth day of every fortnight, i.e, Trayodashi tithi in Hindu Calendar. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The word Pradosh or Pradosham means eliminating sins.  Pradosh Vrat or Pradosha Vratam or Pradosham is a Vrat or puja for the worship of Lord Shiva and Parvathi. Pradosh Fast Generally, people observe fast (Pradosh vrata) on every Thrayodashi Tithi  i.e., Krishna Paksha Thrayodasi and Shukla Paksha Thrayodasi  (13th Lunar Day falling in Krishna Paksha and Shukla Pakshas) in lunar Month. Pradosh Kaal is the time when the day and the night meets (evening), it’s known as an auspicious time for worshipping Lord Shiva. Pradosh fast is considered to be very important, as this fast gives the best results. Read Pradosh Vrat Katha. Types of Pradosh Vrat Nithya Pradosh – The evening time on all days. Paksha Pradosh – Evening time of Shukla Paksha Chathurthi Maasa Pradosh – Evening time of Krishna Paksha Thrayodashi in every Month …
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