Shankashti Vrat or Shankashti Vratam are the most auspicious days or apt time to perform Pooja and Arpans for the blessings of God almighty as per Hindu rules. During Shankashti days the devotees perform various type of fasting to seek blessings which include fasting even without a single drop of water called NIRJALA UPAVASA (the other name for vrat) Shankashti is a hindu vrat that comes in every month of the year 2019. All the Shankashti days listed below are highly auspicious and are treated as Shankashti vrat days worldwide.
In 2019 first Shankashti vrat is on 24th January followed by, 22nd February, 24th March, 22nd April, 22nd May, 20th June, 20th July, 19th August, 17th September, 17th October, 15th November, and the last Shankashti date in 2019 marks on 15th December. Devotees are requested to fast and offer pooja on all these Shankashti days for the well-being of their own and beloved ones.