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 2023. All the Shankashti days listed below are highly auspicious and are treated as Shankashti vrat days worldwide.
In 2023 first Shankashti vrat is on 10th January followed by, 9th February, 11th March, 9th April, 8th May, 7th June, 6th July, 4th August, 3rd September, 2nd October, 1st November, 30th November, and the last Shankashti date in 2023 marks on 30th December. Devotees are requested to fast and offer pooja on all these Shankashti days for the well-being of their own and beloved ones.