Budhashtami April 2020 | Budh Ashtami Vrat

1, 15 April 2020 is Budhashtami Vrata (Budh Ashtami). The Ashtami tithi falls on Budhvar (Wednesday) is observed as Budhashtami.

Devotees observe fasting on Budhashtami and worship Goddess Parvati for wellbeing and prosperity.

Budhastami vrata is also performed by those who have Budha graham dosham to pacify the effect of Budha grah on their future.

1 April 2020 – Budh Ashtami Vrat

Shukla Paksha Ashtami in Chaitra Maas in Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi calendars and in North Indian Hindi Calendars.

It falls in Panguni Masam of Tamil Calendar, Meena Masam of Malayalam calendar, Chaitro Maas of Bengali Panjika, Chaitra Maas in Nepali calendar.

15 April 2020 – Budh Ashtami Vrat

Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Chaitra Maas in Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi calendars and Vaishakh Maas in North Indian Hindi Calendars.

It falls in Chithirai Masam of Tamil Calendar, Meda Masam of Malayalam calendar, Boishakh Maas of Bengali Panjika, Baisakh Maas in Nepali calendar.

Budhashtami Vrat Katha

There used to be a brahmana named Dhira whose wife was named Rambha. Dhira’s son was Koushika, his daughter was Vijaya and Dhira’s bull was named Dhanada. Read full story of Budhashtami here…

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