July 11 : On July 14, 2019, comes the first Pradosh vrat of July (Sukla paksha trayodashi in the month of Ashadha). Since the day is Sunday, this vrat is called Ravi or Bhaanu Vaara Pradosh Vrat. Pradosh day is considered revered to dedicate a person’s mind and body to pray to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Pradosh vrat and all its spiritual activities are dedicated to Lord Shiva
This vrat needs to be observed with dedication and devotion and in order to get the full benefit of a one's prayers, the puja vidhi and its rituals should be followed to the letter as laid down in vedic texts. Pradosh Vrat a bimonthly fasting as trayodashi comes on both halves of the lunar fortnights. The day and all its religious activities are dedicated to the divine duo - Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi.
During puja, constantly and continuously chant Shiv stotra so that Lord Siva gets pleased and showers health and happiness to his devotee.
Given below is the important Pradosh vrat timings for July 14, 2019*
Sunrise : Jul 14, 5:53 AM
Sunset : Jul 14, 7:11 PM
Trayodashi Tithi Start : Jul 14, 12:28 AM
Trayodashi Tithi End : Jul 15, 12:54 AM
Pradosha Puja Time : Jul 14, 7:11 PM - 9:20 PM
*Timing above is for Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
Pradosh timing varies with sunset time and therefore changes with your location. Use a panchang to find pradosh kaal and puja timings for your location.
Listen to the Pradosh Vrat Katha in Hindi