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Masik Durgashtami in 2021 | 2021 Durga Ashtami Fasting Dates

Thursday 21 January Masik Durgashtami
Saturday 20 FebruaryMasik Durgashtami
Monday 22 March Masik Durgashtami

Tuesday 20 April Masik Durgashtami
Thursday 20 May Masik Durgashtami
Friday 18 June Masik Durgashtami

Masik Durgashtami

Saturday 17 July Masik Durgashtami
Sunday 15 August Masik Durgashtami
Tuesday 14 September Masik Durgashtami

Wednesday 13 October Durga Ashtami
Thursday 11 November Masik Durgashtami
Saturday 11 December Masik Durgashtami

About Masik Durgashtami:
Every month of the Lunar Calendar includes the Ashtami Tithi in the period of Shukla Paksha when moon is visible. Ashtami which is eighth day is dedicated to Goddess Devi/Shakti or Durga and is popularly called as Durgashtami. It is marked by long day fasting and worshipping by her devotees. However the most significant Durgashtami is the one falling in the month of Ashwin. It falls within the nine long days of Navaratri festival. Astra/weapon puja of Goddess Durga is done on Mahaashtami day while the monthly Ashtami is done once every month of the Lunar Calendar. Other names referred to Maasik Durgashtami include Monthly Durgashtami, and or Maas Durgashtami.

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