FulKajali Vrat is mainly observed in Gujarati and some other western parts of India. In 2023, Fulkajali Vrat date is August 19.
It is observed on third day of Shravan Maas in Gujarati Calendar (Shravan Sud Trij). It is mainly observed by unmarried girls for good husband and great marital life ahead.
On this day, unmarried girls wake up early in the morning and prepare for vrat. Special pujas and food offerings are offered to the divine couple Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and Santarpana is offered for poor brahmins or the other needy.
Fulkajali Vrat is often pronounced as Fulkajdi Vrat. It is celebrated as Madhushrava Tritiya and Kajali Tritiya Vrat in other places of India. The similar vrata is observed in Telugu states as ‘Atla Thadde Nomu’ in Ashwin Month.
Panchang, 19 August 2023
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:48 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:40 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 08:01 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 08:31 PM
Tithi : Tritiya upto 10:19 PMChaturthi
Nakshatra : Uttara Phalguni upto 01:47 AM, Aug 20Hasta
Karana : Taitila upto 09:11 AM, Garaja upto 10:19 PM, Vanija,
Yoga : Siddha upto 09:19 PM, Sadhya,
Weekday : Shaniwara,
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1945 Shobhakrit
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2080 Nala
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit : 11:48 AM to 12:39 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:44 PM to 07:32 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 09:01 AM to 10:37 AM
Yamaganda : 01:50 PM to 03:27 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 05:48 AM to 07:24 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 05:48 AM to 06:39 AM 06:39 AM to 07:31 AM
Varjyam : 07:00 AM to 08:47 AM