Aviyoga Tritiya Vrata is an auspicious vrata observed by married women in almost all parts of India. It is performed on Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Margashirsha Month (Margashira Masam).
This vrata is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The divine couple is worshipped on this day for better marital relationship. Shodashopachara Puja is performed during this vrata and special recipes are offered.
The married women observe Aviyoga Tritiya Vrata for the long life of their husband. Some of the devotees observe fasting for better results.