Sashti 2014 - 2015 dates - Sashti Vratam Calendar in 2014

Sashti 2014 - 2015 dates based on Tamil Calendar and Panchang. Shasti, or Sashti, is an important day in a Hindu calendar and is associated with Lord Muruga. Below are the Shasti and Kanda Sashti fasting days in year 2014 - 2015. Shashti falls on the sixth day of every lunar fortnight in traditional Hindu calendar. The Shasti falling during the waning phase of the moon is chosen for fasting by Lord Subrahmanya or Muruga devotees. There are two Sashti in a month and devotees of Skanda observe partial or full fast on the Shashti occurring after the new moon (Amavasya).

Shasti Days in 2014 based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

Sashti 2014 Dates
February 5, 2014 – Sashti
March 6, 2014 – Shashti 
April 5, 2014 – Shasti
May 5, 2014 – Shashti
June 4, 2014 – Shasti
July 3, 2014 – Sashti
August 2, 2014 – Shashti
August 30, 2014 – Shashti
September 30, 2014 – Sashti
October 24, 2014  – Skanda Shasti Starts
October 25, 2014  – Kanda Shasti fasting Day 2
October 26, 2014  – Kantha Shasti fasting Day 3
October 27, 2014  – Skanda Sasti fasting Day 4
October 28, 2014 – Skanda Sasti fasting Day 5
October 29, 2014 – Skanda Sashti Soora Samharam (Skanda Shashti fasting Day 6) - Sashti Fasting
October 30, 2014 – Tirukalyanam
November 27, 2014 - Sashti
December 27, 2014 - Sashti

Sashti 2015 Dates
January 25, 2015 – Shasti

Please note that depending on the lunar and solar calendar followed in a particular region, occasionally, the Shasti day can be a day earlier from the above dates.

Lord Muruga is also known as Subrahmanya, Shanmugha, Guha, Kartik, Kartikeya, Skanda, Kanda…

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