Pradosh vrat or Pradosha vratam is an auspicious vrata dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is observed at evening time on Trayodashi or 13th day in both fortnights of Hindu month – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha.
Pradosh Vrat November 2018 dates are – November 5 (Monday) and November 20 (Tuesday). The best time to perform Pradosha kala Shiva puja is – 4.30 pm to 6 pm.
Details of Pradosh vrat in November 2018
Som Pradosh on 5 November 2018 – It is Krishna Paksha Pradosh vrat in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendar and Krishna Paksha Pradosh Vrat in Ashwin Month as per Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka.
It falls in Aippasi Masam in Tamil calendar, Thula Masam in Malayalam calendar and Karthik Mash in Bengali calendar.
Bhaum Pradosh Vrat on 20 November 2018 – It is Shukla Paksha Pradosh Shiva puja in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars and as per all Amavasyant calendars viz. Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars it is Kartik Month.
It falls in Karthigai Masam in Tamil calendar, Vrischikam Month in Malayalam calendar and Agrahan Month in Bengali Panjika.