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Agni Vrat for Peace and Prosperity

Agni Vrat is observed from the Phalgun month and is dedicated to Agni – Hindu fire god and Vasudeva – Krishna. Agni Vrat starting date in 2024 is from February 28. The vrat is observed for a year.

The Vrat should be followed for 12 months on the Krishna paksha Chaturthi or the 4th day after full moon day.

The vrat is observed for obtaining peace and prosperity. Symbolically a person purifies himself with the vrat.

The person undertaking the vrat should offer prayers to Krishna and Agni. He should read Holy Scriptures on the day. Donate food. He should only eat once on the day. 

Agni vrat begins on Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturthi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India.