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 2021. All the Shankashti days listed below are highly auspicious and are treated as Shankashti vrat days worldwide.
In 2021 first Shankashti vrat is on 2nd January followed by, 31st January, 2nd March, 31st March, 30th April, 29th May, 27th June, 27th July, 25th August, 24th September, 24th October, 23rd November, and the last Shankashti date in 2021 marks on 22nd December. Devotees are requested to fast and offer pooja on all these Shankashti days for the well-being of their own and beloved ones.