Pradosh 2016 - 2017 Dates - Shiva Pradosh Vrat Calendar and Fasting Dates in 2016



Pradosh Vrat dates based on Hindu calendar and Panchang in 2016 - 2017. Pradosh is an auspicious day dedicated to Hindu God Shiva. The Vrat falls on the 13th day of every lunar fortnight in traditional Hindu calendar. Below are the Pradosh Vrat dates in 2016. Shiva devotees fast from sunrise to sunset and important rituals and pujas are held during the twilight period. Usually there are only two Pradosh in a month. 

Pradosh Dates 2016

January 7, 2016 – Thursday - Pradosh
January 21, 2016 – Thursday


February 6, 2016 - Saturday - Shani Pradosh
February 20, 2016 –  Saturday - Shani Pradosh

March 6, 2016 –  Sunday
March 20, 2016 – Sunday 

April 5, 2016 – Tuesday - Bhauma Pradosh
April 19, 2016 – Tuesday - Bhauma Pradosh

May 4, 2016 – Wednesday
May 19, 2016 – Thursday

June 2, 2016 – Thursday
June 17, 2016 – Friday

July 2, 2016 – Saturday - Shani Pradosh
July 17, 2016 – Sunday
July 31, 2016 – Sunday


August 15, 2016 – Monday - Som Pradosh
August 29, 2016 – Monday - Som Pradosh

September 14, 2016 – Wednesday
September 28, 2016 – Wednesday

October 13, 2016 – Thursday
October 27, 2016 – Thursday (October 28, 2106 in western parts of India)

November 12, 2016 – Saturday  - Shani Pradosh
November 26, 2016 - Saturday - Shani Pradosh

December 11, 2016 - Sunday
December 26, 2016 - Monday - Som Pradosh

Pradosh Vrat 2017 Dates

Bhauma Pradosh is when Pradosh Vrat falls on Tuesday
Som Pradosh is when Pradosha falls on Monday and it is considered highly auspicious.
Shani Pradosh is when Pradosh falls on Saturday.

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