Sashti viratham is comes on every month. This is the special day for Lord Murugan. You can find the monthly sashti viratham dates 2023 below. Save the sashti dates 2023 and keep fasting with god blessings
Sashti Viratham Dates 2023
|January 27, 2023||Friday||Skanda Sashti|
|February 25, 2023||Saturday||Skanda Sashti|
|March 27, 2023||Monday||Skanda Sashti|
|April 26, 2023||Wednesday||Skanda Sashti|
|May 25, 2023||Thursday||Skanda Sashti|
|June 24, 2023||Saturday||Skanda Sashti|
|July 23, 2023||Sunday||Skanda Sashti|
|August 22, 2023||Tuesday||Skanda Sashti|
|September 21, 2023||Thursday||Skanda Sashti|
|October 20, 2023||Friday||Skanda Sashti|
|November 18, 2023||Saturday||Soora Samharam
|December 18, 2023||Monday||Subrahmanya Sashti|
What is Sasthi Viradham?
The Tamil people celebrate Sasthi Viradham. This is also called Skanda Sasthi Viradham. Skanda is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi and is also a deity worshipped by Tamil Hindus. Lord Skanda is also known as Murugan, Karthikeyan, and Subramanyam. People keep a fast on this Sasthi day.
The fasting begins at sunrise and ends the next morning by praying to Sun God. On this auspicious day, many people visit lord Murugan’s temple to seek his blessings. On this people prefer eating vegetarian food as it is an auspicious day. Some people also avoid garlic and onions. On this day, people also listen to Lord Murugan’s story.
What are all 6 days Sashti viratham 2023 dates?
Skanda Shashthi (Soorasamharam) function celebrated in the month of November 2023. Tamil people use to do sasthi viratham for 6 days and worship lord murugan.
- Monday, November 13, 2023 – Sashti Begins
- Tuesday, November 14, 2022
- Wednesday, November 15, 2022
- Thursday, November 16, 2022
- Friday, November 17, 2022
- Saturday, November 18, 2022 (Soorasamharm)
This is also a type of viratham that is carried out for Lord Murugan. During these six days Lord Murugan fights with Soorapadman and at the end of 7th day he slices the head into halves. One half is made into a hen and another into a peacock. This comes when it is sashti tithi along with panchami tithi. People keep fast during this viratham.
Which day is Skanda Sashti (Soorasamharam) in 2023?
Skanda Shashthi (Soorasamharam) is being observed on Saturday, November 18, 2023, this year. Kanda Shasti Viratham begins on Thursday, November 13, 2023
கந்த சஷ்டி விரத நாட்கள் – 2023
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