Vrat and fasting very common and famous technique to worship the god in Hinduism. Vrat or upvaas are kept by people to fulfill their simple or special desire by blessings of god. In Hindu religion there are many god having special power and fulfiller of special desires of devotees. Devotees fulfill their desires by worshiping special god who is able to do it quickly.

Our daily life is engaged with weekly time period. first day Monday is the day of famous Hindu God and one of Trinity Lord Shiva. Monday or Somvar (hindi Word) is very important day for the devotees of lord Shiva.

It is said that people who keep Vrat or fasting of 16 Somvar (Mondays) can fulfill their all desires. This fast is mainly kept by women’s and girls for well being and get good husband like Lord Shiva.

Om Namaha Shivaya” is the famous mantra to make happy Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is known as finisher in trinity.

He has unique personality with danger third eye. So devotees get wisdom, security, passion and pureness in their life. There are many stories behind vrat or fasting of Somvar or Monday like – getting rich by worshiping lord Shiva by a Brahmin, getting son as blessing of lord Shiva by a rich man and game of dice played between Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.

To worship lord Shiva some mantras are as follows :–

Om tatpurushaya Vidmahe
Sahasrakshaya Mahadevaya Dhimahi
Tanno Rodrah Prachodayat

Om Tryambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti Vadhanam, Urvarukamiva Bandhanat Mrityor Muksheeya Maamritat

Om Shivaya Namaha

Om Namah Shivaya

Om Shiva-Shaktiye Namaha

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  1. KOMAL B SONIGARA
    December 16th, 2010 | 5:56 pm

    it was nice

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