Mahalakshmi Vrat End


Mahalakshmi Vrat begins on Shukla paksha Ashtami and culminates on Krishna paksha Ashtami of Ashwina masa. Culmination of this intense vrat is also celebrated in an elaborate way. Goddess Mahalakshmi bestows the devotees by fulfilling their wishes on this day.

Mahalakshmi Vrat End 2023

Fri , 6th Oct 2023

Significance

Mahalakshmi Vrat culmination is an important procedure retain and assimilate Mahalakshmi’s divine energy acquired in the sixteen days fasting period. This process is carefully designed to utilize the energy for the prosperity and happiness of the family. The Kalash placed in the pooja rituals is believed to save the divine energy and when the water from the kalash is sprinkled all over the living spaces to purify and fill the space with Mahalakshmi’s energy. The holy thread tied on the wrist is removed three days after the culmination, preferably on days other except Tuesdays and Fridays.

Sri Mahalakshmi has eight forms each with differentiated blessings and aids at different dimensions of life. She can bless a devotee’s desires right from the primordial needs, adaptability, luxury, education, offspring, food and spiritual seeking. She grants prosperity, plentitude, success, abundance and fortune. She can also nurture the in or talents of an individual.

Rituals

On the sixteenth day of the Vrat, devotees wake up early, take a holy bath. Meditate on the Goddess’s energy during the Saandhya time of the Sunrise-6.20-6.40AM. family gather and chant bhajans, pray to the Goddess Mahalakshmi. Offer flowers, incense, sandalwood paste, turmeric and Kumkum, followed by lighting ghee lamps and aarti. Reciting slokas like Mahalakshmi stotram, ashtalakshmi stotram brings more benefits. Then the Kalash (copper pot) filled with water is removed from the pooja altar after Aarti, Durva grass tied into a bundle is dipped into the Kalash and the sacred water is sprinkled all over the house to purify and bless the living space. Donations or Dhana is an integral part of this vrat; it is believed that all the charity and donations made during this vrat brings loads of good karma and prosperity.

Benefits

  • This is one of the best worship methods to receive blessings from Goddess Mahalakshmi after the Diwali or Dhanteras pooja
  • This vrat brings immense blessings from Goddess Mahalakshmi and Lord Vishnu as well. The celestial couple’s blessings can enrich the devotees’ lives.
  • Mahalakshmi’s energy helps in successful recovery from financial struggles. 
  • She bestows financial supremacy, security, endurance to the wealth accumulated. Helps to clear loans, debts. 
  • This vrat can give new employment opportunities to the unemployed 
  • Mahalakshmi and Lord Vishnu help resolve challenges among married couples and promote happiness.

Important Timings On Mahalakshmi Vrat End

Sunrise

22-Sep-2023 6:19 AM

Sunset

22-Sep-2023 6:20 PM

Ashtami Tithi Begins

22-Sep-2023 1:35 PM

Ashtami Tithi Ends

23-Sep-2023 12:18 PM

Mahalakshmi Vrat End festival dates between 2019 & 2029

Year

Date

2019

Saturday, 21st of September

2020

Thursday, 10th of September

2021

Tuesday, 28th of September

2022

Saturday, 17th of September

2023

Friday, 6th of October

2024

Tuesday, 24th of September

2025

Sunday, 14th of September

2026

Saturday, 3rd of October

2027

Thursday, 23rd of September

2028

Monday, 11th of September

2029

Sunday, 30th of September

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