This year, the holy fast of ‘Mangala Gauri’ is falling on the first Tuesday of the month of Sawan, July 19. Sawan month is considered very auspicious for Shiva devotees. But, another fast is very special for women in Sawan, it is ‘Mangla Gauri Vrat’, which is kept on every Tuesday in Sawan. This fast is kept for Goddess Parvati.
It is believed that Mata Parvati is pleased by observing Mangala Gauri fast in the month of Sawan and gives the boon of unbroken good fortune. Let us know when and when Mangala Gauri fasting is this year and its complete worship method –
Sawan Mangala Gauri Vrat Date
19 July 2022 – First Mangala Gauri fast
26 July 2022 – Second Mangala Gauri Vrat
2nd August 2022- Third Mangala Gauri Vrat
9 August 2022 – Fourth Mangala Gauri Vrat
According to the scriptures, this fast can be observed by not only married women or only unmarried girls but both. On this day women worship Goddess Parvati and observe a fast. By observing this fast, marriageable girls get a suitable groom and married women’s married life becomes blissful. It is believed that the house where Mangala Gauri is fasted and worshipped brings happiness and prosperity.
The people observing ‘Mangala Gauri Vrat’ should wake up early in the morning and wear clean clothes after taking bath etc. After this, clean the place of worship of your house and then place a post there and spread a red-colored cloth on it.
Establish an idol or picture of Mata Parvati and the first revered Lord Ganesha on the outpost. After that offer Kumkum, Akshat, some red colored flower, incense, lamp, naivedya, scent, sixteen makeup items, coconut, betel nut, clove, cardamom, and sweets to Goddess Parvati. Perform aarti after worship. Then listen to or read the story of Mangala Gauri Vrat. After this, the Bhog offered to God is distributed among the people in the form of Prasad.
Very auspicious is the first ‘Mangala Gauri Vrat’
The first Mangala Gauri fast of Sawan is special in many ways. According to astrology, Savarth Siddha Yoga is being formed on this day, which is from 05:35 in the morning to 12.12 in the afternoon. As you would know that all the wishes are fulfilled by the worship done in this yoga. Also, all the work done in this Muhurta becomes successful. Therefore, on July 19, worship Mother Parvati in Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga and pray with a sincere heart to fulfill your wishes.
The special thing is that on this day there is also Ravi Yoga from 05:35 am to 12:12 pm. Apart from this, Sukarma Yoga is starting from 01:44 in the afternoon and will last for the whole night. These three yogas are considered good for auspicious and auspicious works. In such a situation, you will get special results by worshiping Mangala Gauri Vrat and Mata Parvati. Generally, married women keep Mangala Gauri fast for the long life of their husband and happy married life. With the effect of this fast, problems related to children are also removed.