Mangala Gowri Vrata/Puja is observed/performed during the Tuesdays in the month of Shravana and also referred to as Shravana Mangala Gowri Puja.
Mangala Gowri Puja is dedicated to Goddess Gowri or Parvati and done with the intention that Goddess Gowri will bless the house with auspiciousness, material prosperity, health and long life. This vrata is mentioned in the Bhavishyoththara Purana / Hindu religious texts and is traditionally performed by women for the first five years of their married life. It is also observed by married women desiring the good health and long lives of their spouses and for the welfare of their families.
In 2013, the dates of Mangala Gowri Puja July 23, 30, August 6, 13 and 20.
The detailed Shodashopachara Puja, Katha and Arati are now available in our website multiple Indian scripts (Thanks to Aksharamukha transliterator). Please see the links below for the pdf file of your choice: