Gopada Tritiya Vrata is an auspicious vrata observed in Bhadrapada Month. In 2020, Gopada Tritiya vrata date is August 21.
It is observed on the third day of lunar fortnight in Bhadrapada Month during when Purvabhadra Nakshatra rises in the sky.
Gau Mata (Cows) and Lord Vishnu are worshipped on Gopada Tritiya. Consuming salt, oil, and all cooked items are prohibited on this day.
The biggest merit of observing Gopada Tritiya Vrat is – the performer attains Goloka.