Friday, 7 December 2012
Friday Vrat – Day Of Praising Divine Power
The purpose of following weekday fast is to get suitable results from the 9 planets. Though, this weekday fasts are believed prominent. This vrat is kept on a particular day of a week. Weekday fasts are majorly followed to decrease the unfavorable conditions and flaws of planets. Also, these fasts are followed to please various Goddess and God of various days. Just like Tuesday, Lord Hanuman is worshipped on Tuesday. On Friday, Goddess is worshipped for getting wealth and happiness.
Friday fast is followed for Lord Shukra, Goddess Vaibhav, Goddess Santoshi, on this day people also worship Lakshmi. These 3 fasts are followed in various ways. The Friday fast is followed for marriage, child, and wealth to accomplish materialistic happiness. This fast must be begun on 1st Friday of Shukla Paksha of any month.
People who are following this fast must not eat or touch sour things. Gram and jaggery Prasad can be eaten. Sour foods should not be included in meal such as sour fruit, pickle, etc. Also, family member of vrat observing person must not have any kind of sour food for eating.