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Som Pradosh 2018 dates – Importance of Soma Pradosh Vrat Falling on Monday in 2018

Pradosh Vrat is dedicated to Shiva and Parvati and it falls on the 13th day of a lunar fortnight. Som Pradosh 2018 dates are given in detail below. Som Pradosh is observed when Pradosha Vrata day falls on a Monday.

Som Pradosh 2018 dates
  • January 29
  • June 11, 2018
  • June 25
  • October 22
  • November 5
Monday is dedicated to Shiva. So when the day falls on Monday it is considered highly auspicious day to offer pujas and prayers to Shiva. 

Pradosh as the name indicates is a period just before sunset and after sunset. Roughly, the Pradosh period is between 1.5 hours before sunset and 1 hour after sunset. It is said that Shiva and Parvati are in a happy mood during Pradosha period and they shower blessings on devotees.

Shiva devotees fast on the day and the fast is broken after evening pujas. 

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Pradosh Vrat dates in 2018