Pradosh Vrat May 2014 Dates – Shiva Pradosha Fasting in Month of May 2014

Pradosh Vrata, or Shiva Pradosha, is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Shiva in a lunar fortnight in a traditional Hindu calendar. Pradosh dates in May 2014 – May 12 and May 26. A fast is observed by Shiva devotees from morning to the twilight period.

As the both Pradosh in May 2014 falls on Monday, it is also known as Som Pradosh.

Pradosh puja is performed during the twilight period. The period of puja is 1.5 hours before sunset and 1 hour after sunset.

It is said that Lord Shiva and Parvati are in a happy mood during Pradosh period and they shower blessings on devotees.

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