Shani Pradosh 2016 -2017What is Shani Pradosh
According to the Hindu (Panchang) calendar, there are two Tryodashi Tithis in a lunar month, one is in the Shukla Paksh and the other is in the Krishna Paksh. Pradosh Vrat is observed on each Trayodashi Tithi. The Trayodashi Tithi which falls on Saturday is known as Shani Pradosh.
When is Shani Pradosh in 2016 -2017
The Shani Pradosh is in 2016
When is Shani Pradosh in 2017 -
Importance of Shani Pradosh _
(1) Shani Pradosh is an auspicious day which is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
(2) Observing the fast on Shani Pradosh blesses the Vrati with health, wealth, happiness and honour.
(3) Shani Pradosh Vrat destroys the Vrati's negative feelings and negative Karmas.
(4) The person's desire of getting a good son is fulfilled if he observes the Vrat on Shani Pradosh.
The process or Vidhi of Shani Pradosh Vrat - (for detail click here 10.3.7)
The person who observes Shani Pradosh Vrat should have a bath once more in the evening. Then he should sit facing east or north. He should have an idol or a framed picture of Lord Shiva in front of him.The idol or the picture should be duly worshiped i.e. Panchapochar or Shodashopachar Puja should be performed. After performing Puja he should break his fast by having his meal in the evening.
"May Shani Pradosh fulfil your desires !"
"May Lord Shiva bless you with health, wealth, happiness and honour!"
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