Jaya Parvati Vrat is a fasting ritual observed by married Hindu women for a period of five days during the Hindu month of Ashadha (June-July). This year, it will be observed on Thursday, July 06, 2023. The fast is performed to seek blessings for a happy and prosperous married life, and it is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, the divine couple who represents a harmonious union. During the fast, the women perform daily puja and observe strict fasting by consuming only fruits and milk. It is believed that observing this Vrat will ensure a long and blissful married life, and the blessings of the divine couple will protect their relationship from any obstacles or troubles.