Sunday, 26 January 2014 09:32

Bhishma Ashtami

Written by 
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Bhishma Ashtami (also known as Bhishmashtami) is observed to commemorate Bhisma Pitamaha, the son of King


Shantanu and his wife Ganga.

On this day followers fast from sunrise to sunset and perform rituals on the name of Bhishma.

Bhishma's childhood name was Devavrata. He remained as a bachelor for his whole life so that he could take care of his father.

Read 3376 times Last modified on Friday, 14 February 2014 07:01
Elsabe Smit

Elsabe Smit is a well-known author, clairvoyant, and public speaker.

Elsabe helps people to understand the mysteries of life and Love, so that they can regain control of their lives. What would you like to resolve?

K2Store Currency

£ R $
Go to top