Asha Dashami Vrat is a vrat dedicated to Goddess Asha Devi (Parvati Devi). In 2021, Ashada Dashami Vrat date is August 17. It falls on Shravana Shukla Dashami, the tenth day of bright fortnight in Shravan Month.
‘Asha’ means desire. Those who perform this Vrata will be blessed by the Goddess to get their desires fulfilled. Mainly, the married women observe Asha Dashami vrata for a strong marital relationship with their husbands. Women also perform this vrata to get their children blessed with a healthy life ahead.
As per some sources, Asha Dashami vrata is also observed in Ashad Month.
Asha Dashami vrat, the story of this vrata is mentioned in the Mahabharata as a conversation between Lord Sri Krishna and King Arjuna.
Panchang, 17 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:51 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:59 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 02:39 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 01:10 AM, Aug 18
Tithi : Dashami upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Ekadashi
Nakshatra : Jyeshtha upto 01:35 AM, Aug 18 Mula
Yoga : Vaidhriti upto 12:04 AM, Aug 18 Vishkambha
Karana : Taitila upto 04:28 PM Garaja upto 03:20 AM, Aug 18 Vanija
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Mangalawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:59 AM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:19 PM to 06:50 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 03:42 PM to 05:20 PM
Yamaganda : 09:08 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:25 PM to 02:03 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:29 AM to 09:21 AM 11:20 PM to 12:03 AM, Aug 18
Varjyam : 08:18 AM to 09:48 AM