Shani Pradosham is observed when Pradosham vrat dedicated to Shiva falls on Saturday. Sani Pradosham Vrat dates in 2016 based on Hindu Panchang and calendars are given below. Pradosham fasting is dedicated to Shiva and falls on the 13th day (during the waxing and waning phase of moon) in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar.
Shani Pradosham in 2016:
November 26, 2016
Saturday is dedicated to Shani is one of the Navgrahas. Shani is widely believed to be a troublemaker in people’s horoscopes and it is believed that fasting and praying on Pradosham day will help in keeping the harmful effects of Shani away.
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