Jyeshta Amavasya 2023 | Vat Amavasya Vrat

Jyeshta Amavasya, the No Moon day in Jyeshta month, is also known as Vat Savitri Amavasya. Vat Amavasya Vrat is the major austerity of the month in various Hindu communities of Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Jharkhand, etc. In 2023, Jyeshta Amavasya or Vat Savitri Amavasya Vrat date is May 19 in North Indian calendar except Marathi […]

Vat Savitri Vratam 2023 | Savitri Amavasya & Vat Purnima Vrat dates

Vat Savitri Vrata is observed by women on Purnima (full moon day) in Jyeshta mas. This day is also called as Vat Savitri Purnima or Vat Purnima. Vat Savitri Vrata is a ritual and custom performed by every married woman for her husbands well-being and long life. In some areas, Vat Puja is also observed […]

Vat Savitri Vrat Katha in Hindi

Here is the story of Vat Savitri Vrat in Hindi. Vat Savitri Vrat Katha is mentioned in the Mahabharata as a conversation between King Yudhishtira and Markandeya. The story of Vat Savitri Vrat goes like this… सावित्री और सत्यवान की कथा सबसे पहले महाभारत के वनपर्व में मिलती है। जब युधिष्ठिर मारकण्डेय ऋषि से पूछ्ते […]

Vat Savitri Vrata Katha, Story of Vata Savitri Vratham

Vat Savitri Vrata Katha or the story of Vata Savitri Vratham is mentioned in the Mahabharata as a conversation between Markandeya and King Yudhishtira (Dharmaraja). The oldest known version of the story of Savitri and Satyavan is found in ‘Aranya Parva’ of the Mahabharata. This story told by Markandeya. When Yudhisthira asks Markandeya whether there has […]

Amavasya, 8 June 2013 (Today): Shani Amavasya, Vat Amavasya Savitri Vrat

Today, 8 June 2013 is Amavasya, Vat Savitri Amavasya, Shani Amavasya, Jyeshta Amavasya|Vaishakha Amavasya|Vaigasi Amavasai|Edava Maasa Amavasya. This is observed as Shani Amavasya as it falls on Shanivar (Saturday). This Amavasya is also observed as Shani Jayanti, the birthday of Lord Shani Bhagavan. Amavasya Time – begins at 7.01 PM on 7th June and ends on […]

Vat Savitri Vrat begins, 6 June 2013 (Today)

Today, 6 June 2013 Vat Savitri Vrat begins in many places of North India, mainly in Bengal, Odisha and some other eastern parts of India. It begins on Trayodashi in Krishna Paksha of Jyeshta Month and ends on Jyeshta Amavasya as per traditional North Indian Hindi calendars. Vat Savitri vrat begins on 6th June and […]