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Sashti Viratham Date in November 2017 – Monthly Fasting for Hindu God Muruga in November 2017


Sashti Viratham, or Shashti fasting, is a monthly fasting dedicated to Hindu God Muruga. Sashti Viratham November 2017 date is November 24

Sashti Vratam falls on the sixth day after Amavasi (no moon) in a traditional Hindu calendar.

Shasti Fasting is considered highly auspicious and many Muruga devotees observe a 24-hour fast, while some take a single meal on the day.

Lord Muruga is also known as Skanda, Shanmugha and Subramanian. In North India, Lord Muruga is known as Kartik or Kartikeya.

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