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Pradosh Vrat June 2017 date – Monthly Shiva Pradosha Fasting in June 2017

Pradosh Vrat, also known as Pradosha, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Pradosh day falls on the 13th day of a lunar fortnight. Shiva devotees observe fast from sunrise to the end of Pradosha period. The puja and rituals are performed during the twilight period. June 2017 Pradosh dates are June 6 (Tuesday) and June 21 (Wednesday).

June 6 Pradosh Vrat is known as Bhauma Pradosh as it is a Tuesday.

Pradosh as the name indicates is a period just before sunset and after sunset. The Pradosha period is between 1.5 hours before sunset and 1 hour after sunset.

It is believed that Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are in a pleasant mood during this period and they fulfill the wishes of the devotees.

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