The holy month of Sawan has started on 25th July, which will continue till 22nd August. In Hinduism, the month of Sawan or Shravan has been considered very special.
This month is very dear to Lord Shiva. In this month, devotees offer special worship to Lord Shiva. It is believed that those who observe a fast on Monday in the month of Sawan and worship Lord Shankar, their wishes of their desired life partner are fulfilled and there is an increase in happiness and prosperity in life.
Not only this, if married women observe a fast on Monday of Sawan, then Lord Shiva gives them the boon of good fortune. Let us tell you that the importance of fasting on Sawan Somvar has been told. For this reason, a large number of women and men observe this fast.
Girls who are unmarried, fast for Lord Shiva to wish their desired life partner. On the other hand, married women keep a fast for good luck, but some women and men should not observe this fast. If these people observe fast, then due to this they may have to face loss instead of profit.
Know who should not fast on Sawan Somwar
People living in life in a relationship should not fast on Sawan Somwar. Those who are living together without marriage, those people should not forget the fast of Sawan Somwar, otherwise, because of this, you may have to face the displeasure of Lord Shiva.
Court marriage people
If someone has married in court without rituals, then such people should not fast on Sawan Monday because if these people observe fast then they cannot get the fruits.
People who are divorced
If a woman and a man have been divorced, then they should not fast on Sawan Monday. By the way, this fast can be done after getting married again legally.
People who have wrong views of women
If a man keeps wrong thoughts towards women in his mind, disrespects women, then he should not forget the fast of Sawan Monday.
Sawan Somwar Vrat 2021 Dates
- First Monday of Sawan – 26 July 2021
- Second Monday of Sawan – 02 August 2021
- Third Monday of Sawan – 09 August 2021
- Fourth Monday of Sawan – 16 August 2021
- Know Sawan Somwar Vrat Method
People observing the fast of Sawan Somwar should wake up early in the morning and take bath. After that go to the Shiva temple and worship Lord Shiva. Along with this, you should also offer water or milk to Goddess Parvati and Nandi. After this, after doing Rudrabhishek with Panchamrit, offer Bel leaves.
Offer datura, cannabis, potato, sandalwood, rice on Shivling, and apply tilak to all. After this, offer ghee and sugar to Lord Shiva as prasad. After that do an aarti of Ganesh Ji with an incense lamp. In the end, after performing the aarti of Lord Shiva, distribute the prasad.