Neel Shasti Vrat

Neel Shasti Vrat is observed mainly in Bengal in Chaitra month. It is celebrated as the marriage of Lord Shiva and Parvati. In 2022, Neel Shasti Vrat date is April 7, Thursday. Neel Shashti falls in Sashti in Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month as per Bengali calendar. Married women observed Neel Shasti Puja to seek […]

Ashoka Sashti Vrata

Ashoka Sashti Vrata is observed on the sixth day in bright half (Shukla Paksha) of Chaitra Month. In 2018, Ashoka Sashti date is March 23. As the name indicates ‘Ashoka Tree’ (botanical name: Saraca asoca) is worshipped on this day. Ashoka Sashti is also associated with Lord Kamadev (Manmatha). This vrata is also celebrated as […]