Shukrawar Vrath Katha
The Shukravar Vrat Katha is dedicated to Shukra Dev (Planet Venus). On this day Santoshi Mata, one of the forms of Maa Durga is also worshipped. The Shukravar Vrat Katha provides many benefits including worldly pleasures. During the Shukravar Vrat an idol and image of Shukra Dev is worshipped. Devotees are advised to wear white clothes and use white flowers, along with avoiding anything sour.