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Sashti 2015 | சஷ்டி 2015

Sashti 2015 - 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 2015 dates below. Save the sashti 2015 dates and keep fasting with god blessings

Date Day Sashti Viratham
25 January 2015 Sunday Sashti Viratham
23 February 2015 Monday Sashti Viratham
25 March 2015 Wednesday Sashti Viratham
23 April 2015 Thursday Sashti Viratham
23 May 2015 Saturday Sashti Viratham
22 June 2015 Monday Sashti Viratham
21 July 2015 Tuesday Sashti Viratham
20 August 2015 Thursday Sashti Viratham
19 September 2015 Saturday Sashti Viratham
18 October 2015 Sunday Sashti Viratham
12 November 2015 Thursday Sashti Viratham day 1
13 November 2015 Friday Sashti Viratham day 2
14 November 2015 Saturday Sashti Viratham day 3
15 November 2015 Sunday Sashti Viratham day4
16 November 2015 Monday Sashti Viratham day 5
17 November 2015 Tuesday Soora Samharam
18 November 2015 Wednesday Tiru Kalyanam
16 December 2015 Wednesday Subrahmanyan Shasti
Sashti 2015 Dates | சஷ்டி 2015 | Sashti Dates 2015 | Monthly Sashti Viratham Date

Amavasai 2015 / Pournami 2015 / Pradosham 2015 / Karthigai 2015 / Ashtami 2015 / Navami 2015 / Sashti 2015 / Sankatahara Chathurthi 2015 / Thiruvonam 2015 / Matha Sivarathiri 2015 / Ekadhasi 2015 / Chathurthi 2015

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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