26 May 2014 is Som Pradosha Pooja, Pradosham Shiva Puja. Pradosh Vrata which falls Monday (Somavara) is referred to as Som Pradosha Vrata.
It is observed on Trayodashi in Krishna Paksha in Jyeshta Month in Hindu calendars followed as per North Indian states and in Vaishakha Month as per the calendars of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Goa and Andhra Pradesh.
It falls in Vaigasi Masam in Tamil calendar, Edava Masam in Malayalam Panchangam and Jyeshto Month in Bengali Panjika.
Som Graha Shanti / Chandra Dosha Nivarana Homam are performed by some devotees on Som Pradosh Vrat.
Pradosh Puja time is 4.30 to 6’0 clock in the evening. Pradosha Astakam is an auspicious prayer chanted during Pradosh Shiv Pujan.
Panchangam, Som Pradosh Vrata – 26 May 2014, Monday
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:45 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:41
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)28:27 Chandrastama (Moonset)16:38
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Trayodashi – 23:46
Nakshatra Ashwini – 16:24
Yoga Saubhagya – 14:36
Karana Vanija – 23:46
Purnimanta Month Jyeshtha
Amavasyanta Month Vaisaakha
Shaka Samvatsara: Jaya
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Plavanga
Rahu Kalam: 07:22 – 08:59
Gulika Kalam: 13:50 – 15:27
Yama Gandam: 10:36 – 12:13
Tamil Month – Vaigasi Masam, Malayalam Month – Edavam Month, Bengali Month – Jyeshto Month
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrishabha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha
Amrita Kalam 09:09 – 10:46
Abhijit Muhurat – 11:47 – 12:39
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:14 – 27:52
Durmuhurthams: 15:14 – 16:05