Wednesday Fast - Rituals, Method, and Benefits

Wednesday Fast - Rituals, Method, and Benefits

Wednesday is considered the best day for fasting. On this day lord Ganesh should also be worshiped along with Buddha. According to mythological beliefs, fasting on Wednesday brings peace in life. Keeping fast on this day increases intelligence. According to mythological beliefs, the fasting of Wednesday should start from Wednesday with Visakha Nakshatra. It is believed that the wishes of a person who observes a fast on Wednesdays are fulfilled. By observing the fast of Wednesday, happiness and peace remain in the life of a person, and prosperity increases. By observing this fast, a person never lacks money. By observing a fast on Wednesday, a person gets success in various fields.


Wednesday Fasting Method 

On Wednesday, after waking up early in the morning, after taking a bath sprinkle Ganga water in your house. After installing the idol of Lord Buddha or lord Shankar on a bronze vessel, offer them Bilva Patra, Akshat, and incense and worship them by lighting a lamp of ghee. After reciting the fast story of Wednesday, perform aarti, then distribute the prasad of jaggery, rice, and curd and consume it yourself.


Wednesday Fasting Ritual


  • The fasting on Wednesday should be done till 7 Wednesdays and it is considered appropriate to start it during the Shukla Paksha of the month.

  • Please tell that no fast should be started in Pitru Paksha.

  • On Wednesday morning, after retiring from bath meditation, first of all, install the idol of Lord Ganesha in a copper vessel.

  • It is auspicious to face the east direction for worship during the fast of Wednesday. If facing east is not possible, then you can start worshiping in the fast by facing north.

  • Sitting on the seat, worship Lord Ganesha with flowers, incense, lamp, camphor, and sandalwood.

  • It is believed that it is auspicious to offer dub i.e. Durva in worship.

  • After this, offer Modak to lord Ganesh and chant this mantra 108 times while meditating on God in your mind. 'Om Gan Ganpate Namah'

Wednesday Fasting Benefits

Happiness, peace, and fame remain in the life of the person who observes the fast on Wednesday. By observing this fast, the food grains of the person are never empty. Worshiping Ganesha on Wednesday removes the troubles of life. It is believed that by observing fast on Wednesday, the presence of the planet Mercury in the horoscope is an auspicious place. If your earned money is going in vain even after your right efforts, then fast on Wednesday.  


Wednesday Fasting Significance

The person who observes a fast on Wednesday gets all the happiness. There is no shortage of anything in the life of a person who observes a fast on Wednesday and there is peace on the malefic planets. The intellect of a person who observes Wednesday's fast increases. 



By observing Wednesday fast, happiness and peace remain in the life of the person. By observing this fast, the problems related to money in a person's life are solved. Talk to Astrologer to know how to fast on Wednesday.


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