Pradosham March 2017 date – Monthly Shiva Pradosh Fasting dates in March 2017



Pradosham is an auspicious day associated with Shiva and Parvati. March 2017 Pradosham dates are March 10 (Friday) and March 25 (Saturday). Pradosham occurs twice in a Hindu month – once each during the waning (Krishna Paksha) and waxing phase (Shukla Paksha) of the moon.

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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