Shriyal Sashti vrat is a vrata dedicated to Lord Khandoba of Jejuri in Maharashtra. It is observed with utmost gaiety in Jejuri temple. In 2021, Shriyal Sashti date is August 14. It falls in Shravan maas as per Marathi calendar.
Khandoba, believed to be a form of Lord Shiva, is also popular with other names such as: Malhari Martand, Martand Bhairav, Khanderaya, Khanderao and Mallu Khan. Many special rituals are performed on Shriyal Sashti festival in Jejuri Khandoba temple near Pune.
Shukla Paksha Sashti in Shravan month is also observed as Surya Sashti & Supoudan Varna Sashti. Supoudan sashti is also dedicated to Lord Shiva and also known as Supoudan Shiva Puja.
Other big festivals dedicated to Lord Khandoba are: Malhar Sashti & Martand Bhairav Utsav in Margashirsha Month in Marathi calendar.
Panchang, Shriyal Sashti Vrat – 14 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:50 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:01 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 11:20 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 10:54 PM
Tithi : Shashthi upto 11:50 AM Saptami
Nakshatra : Chitra upto 06:56 AM Swati upto 05:44 AM, Aug 15
Yoga : Shubha upto 11:13 AM Shukla
Karana : Vishakha Taitila upto 11:50 AM Garaja upto 10:52 PM Vanija
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Shaniwara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Shravana – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:59 AM to 12:52 PM
Amrit Kalam : 09:23 PM to 10:54 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 09:08 AM to 10:47 AM
Yamaganda : 02:05 PM to 03:43 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 05:50 AM to 07:29 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 05:50 AM to 06:42 AM 06:42 AM to 07:35 AM
Varjyam : 12:15 PM to 01:47 PM
Shriyal Sashti in Previous Years
In 2020, Shriyal Sashti date is July 26.
In 2019, Shriyal Sashti date is August 6.
In 2018, Shriyal Sashti date was August 16.
In 2017, Shriyal Sashti date was July 29.
In 2016, Shriyal Sashti date was August 9.
In 2015, Shriyal Sashti date was August 21.
In 2014, Shriyal Sashti date was August 2.
In 2013, Shriyal Sashti date was August 12.
In 2012, Shriyal Sashti date was July 24.