Dasha Mata Vrat 2022: Dasha Mata Vrat 2021: Observance of this fast removes the adverse effects of planetary positions in the horoscope.
On Sunday, March 27, Dasha Mata will be worshipped. Dasha Mata Vrat is observed on the Dashami Tithi of Chaitra (according to Poornimant calendar) or Phalguna (according to Amavasyant calendar), Krishna Paksha. On this day married women observe a day’s fast, worship Mata Dasha and worship the Peepal tree (representing Lord Vishnu). This year it will be celebrated today. Know everything about this fast.
Who is Dasha Mata
Dasha Mata is a form of female power. Mounted on a camel, this form of the Mother Goddess is depicted with four hands. She holds a sword and a trident in the upper right and left hands respectively. And in the lower right and left hands he has lotus and armor.
Women tie ten knots in a cotton thread. Then they walk around the Peepal tree ten times and twirl the sacred cotton thread on its trunk. They also read the story of King Nal and his queen Damayanti. Married women keep a fast on this day and pray for the happiness and prosperity of their family. And by doing so, they seek the blessings of the gods and goddesses to improve the planetary positions in their birth chart. Once the fast is done, it should be continued throughout life. Sketches are made with turmeric and kumkum on both sides of the main entrance of the house. Thus, women pray to the gods and goddesses to protect their home from evil and negativity.
this is the rule of fasting
On this day, the fasting person can consume only one type of grain. Most women opt for wheat, but salt intake is prohibited. Also, people do not lend money or buy new items on this day. Thus, by following these protocols, a Vrati performs the puja for the well being of her family. It is believed that by regular observance of this fast, the adverse effects of planetary positions in the birth chart can be removed.