Jamai Sasthi 2022 | Jamai Shashti

Jamai Sasthi, also spelt as Jamai Shashti, is an important day for Bengali people. It is celebrated on the sixth day in Shukla Paksha of Jyeshta month. In 2022, Jamai Sasthi date is June 5. Literally, Jamai means son in law. On the occasion of Jamai Sashti, son in law is invited to the residence […]

Origin of Jamai Sashti

What is the origin of Jamai Sashti? Jamai Sashti is a Bengali festival which is dedicated to son-in-law. Son-in-law is welcomed to Mother-in-law’s house and presented with good food and new clothes. Jamai Shasthi is an ancient custom practiced since ages by the Bengalis. According to a legend, Goddess Shasthi had once returned the lost […]