When is Varalakshmi Vrat in 2013?, Varalakshmi Vratam date 2013, Varalaxmi Puja date 2013
Varalakshmi Vratham is a Ritual to worship the goddess Lakshmi. Varalakshmi Pooja is celebrated on the friday, before the full moon day (purnima) in the traditional month of Sravan (Sravanam/Aadi/Sawan). This year Varalakshmi Vratham falls on 16th August 2013.
Varalakshmi means the boon granting goddess. Worshipping Goddess Lakshmi on Varalakshmi Vratham is equivalent to worshipping Ashtalaksmi – the eight goddesses known as Sri (Wealth), Bhu (Earth), Sarasvati (learning), Priti (love), Kirti (Fame), Santi (Peace), Tushti (Pleasure) and Pushti (Strength).