Santan Saptami festival is observed on the seventh day of Shukla paksha in Bhadrapad month. Santan Sapthami 2017 date is August 28.
On Santan Saptami day, women keep fasting for the health and wellness of their children. During the Bhadra Sapthami vrata, women worship their ‘Kula Devata and offer special recipes to them. Special stotras and prayers are recited during the festival.
Those who are not blessed with children perform Santan Saptami puja to get children. They offer seven types of special recipes to God. On Santan Sapthami, women get blessings from their mothers-in-law.
Santan Sapthami 2014 date was September 1.
Santan Sapthami 2013 date was September 12.
Santan Sapthami 2012 date was September 22.
Santan Sapthami 2011 date was September 4.