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Sashti 2014 | சஷ்டி 2014

Sashti 2014 - Sashti / Skanda Sashti is a Tamilian Hindu festival dedicated to Lord Skanda or Lord Muruga or Kartikeya, the son of Lord Shiva who is a popular deity in Southern India. Sashti or the sixth day of the lunar period is dedicated to Lord Murugan. Skanda Sashti is also called Kumar Sashti. Sashti viratham is comes on every month. You can find the monthly sashti viratham 2014 dates below. Save the sashti 2014 dates and keep fasting with god blessings

Date Day Sashti Viratham
06 January 2014 Monday Sashti Viratham
04 February 2014 Tuesday Sashti Viratham
06 March 2014 Thursday Sashti Viratham
05 April 2014 Saturday Sashti Viratham
04 May 2014 Sunday Sashti Viratham
03 June 2014 Tuesday Sashti Viratham
03 July 2014 Thursday Sashti Viratham
01 August 2014 Friday Sashti Viratham
31 August 2014 Sunday Sashti Viratham
29 September 2014 Monday Sashti Viratham
24 October 2014 Friday Sashti Viratham day 1
25 October 2014 Saturday Sashti Viratham day 2
26 October 2014 Sunday Sashti Viratham day 3
27 October 2014 Monday Sashti Viratham day 4
28 October 2014 Tuesday Sashti Viratham day 5
29 October 2014 Wednesday Soora Samharam
30 October 2014 Thursday Tiru Kalyanam
27 November 2014 Thursday Subrahmanyan Shasti
26 December 2014 Friday Sashti Viratham
Sashti 2014 Dates | சஷ்டி 2014 | Sashti Dates 2014 | Monthly Sashti Viratham Date

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Sashti – What is Skanda Sashti?

Skanda Sashti is a popular festival that is celebrated by Tamil Hindus with much devotion. It is festival dedicated to their deity. Lord Murugan or Skanda. This is why it is also known as Murugan Sashti or Kanda Sashti. Skanda is the son of Goddess Parvati and Lord Shiva, while in North India, he is considered to be the elder brother of Lord Ganesha while in South India, he is considered the younger brother of Lord Ganesha. Lord Murugan is also known as Lord Subramanya or Karthikeyan.

Skanda Sashti Viratham – Importance

Every Sashti Tithi is dedicated to Lord Skanda. On Shukla Paksha Sashti day, devotees of Lord Skanda observe a fast to please their deity and get his blessings. However, for devotees to observe Sashti Viratham, the most auspicious time is when Panchami and Sashti Tithi combine. In other words, the end of Panchami tithi and beginning of Sashti tithi between sunrise and sunset is the most appropriate hour that is chosen to observe Skanda Sashti Viratham. This is why this fast is observed during Panchami Tithi.

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