16 August 2020 means Pradosh Vrat. This fast is kept on the Trayodashi of both sides of every month. The Pradosha fast that falls on Sunday is called Ravi Pradosha fast. According to the scriptures, Ravi Pradosh fast has a different significance. It is believed that Pradosha fast on Sunday is beneficial. Keeping Ravi Pradosha fast removes health problems. Lord Sun is worshiped on the day of Ravi Pradosh.
It is believed that in addition to getting the blessings of Lord Shiva on the worship of Pradosh Vrat by law and law, one gets the desired blessing.
Know how to perform Pradosh Vrat pooja –
wake up in the morning and take bath and wear clean clothes. After this, offer Belpatra, Deep, Dhoop, Akshat and Ganga water to Lord Shiva. Keep Pradosh fast and take bath again after sunset. After this, sprinkle Ganga water at the place of worship and purify it. Now prepare the pavilion with cow dung and make different rangoli in it. Om Namah: Chant Shivaaya Mantra and offer obeisance to Lord Shiva and perform his aarti.
Abhijeet Muhurta – 11:36 in the morning to 12:28 in the afternoon.
Amrit Kaal – On August 17, from 4:22 minutes to 5:57 minutes.
Rahukkal – 4:54 pm to 6:30 pm on August 16.
Importance of Pradosha fast
It is said that the blessings of Sun and Lord Shiva are always on those who keep Pradosh fast. According to astrologers, the sun is weak in the horoscope. This fast is beneficial for them. People observing this fast are healthy.