Tell all of you that this time Varlakshmi Vrat is on 9th August. In Hinduism, Varlakshmi Vrat is considered to be a very holy fast and keeping this fast will dust off all sins. It is said that Varlakshmi Vrat is dedicated to the Goddess of Wealth and Prosperity, Maa Lakshmi, and Lakshmi Devi herself is a form of Mahalakshmi, who was inscribed in the Milky Ocean, also known as the Kshir Sagar.
Lakshmi is said to be coloured as the colour of the milky ocean and adorned in colourful clothes. There is also a belief that Goddess Varlakshmi is a boon and fulfils all the wishes of her devotees, for this reason, she knows this form of Goddess as both "var" and "Lakshmi". Let us know why you keep this fast.
What is Varlakshmi Vrat - Varlakshmi Vrat Shravan Shukla paksha is celebrated a week ago i.e. on Friday and this time also on 9th August. In fact, the festival comes just a few days before the Rakhi and Shravan Purnima and the fast has its own special glory. It is said that keeping this special fast eliminates the impoverishment of the house and also keeps your family in a happy life.
According to the Vedas, Puranas and scriptures, Dashmi of Shukla Paksha of the month of Sawan is celebrated as Varlakshmi Jayanti and according to religious beliefs, this fast is considered to be able to provide the happiness of the married couples to attain their children.
Tell everyone that this fast is done with great enthusiasm, especially by the beautiful women, and by performing this fast, the fast also attains happiness, wealth and splendour. Keep in mind that keeping the Varlakshmi Vrat gives fruit equal to the Ashtalakshmi puja. On the other hand, if the husband keeps this fast with his wife, the importance of it increases manifold. This auspicious fast is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the state of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.