Pradosham June 2014 dates – Shiva Pradosham in June 2014

Pradosh is a monthly fasting and is observed on the 13th day of a fortnight in a Hindu calendar and is dedicated to Hindu God Shiva and Goddess Parvati. June 2014 Pradosh date is June 10 and June 24. Pradosham occurs twice in a Hindu month – once each during the waning (Krishna Paksha) and waxing phase (Shukla Paksha) of the moon.

Both the Pradosham in June 2014 falls on Tuesday and is known as Bhouma Pradosh. It is highly meritorious for those having problems in horoscope associated with Mangal.

The Pradosham period is in the evening from 1.5 hours before sunset and 1 hour after sunset. The fast which began at sunrise is broken during the period.

Most devotees make it a point to be present at a Shiva temple or offer prayers at home.

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