Ahoi Ashtami 2014 date


Ahoi Ashtami 2014 date based on Hindu panchang and calendars in North India. Ahoi Astami Vrat and Puja is dedicated to Ahoi Mata or Goddess Hoi and is observed by mothers for the welfare of their children. Ahoi Ashtami 2014 date is October 15 in most regions in North India. Ahoi Ashatmi is observed on the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha of Kartik month as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.

Ahoi Ashtami fasting is from morning to sighting of the moon. Some people end the fast when the first star is sighted.

A popular story associated with Ahoi Ashtami states that a mother had lost seven sons. She was able to get back all her sons safely after observing Ahoi Ashtami Vrat.

Hoi mata vrat is more popular in North India.