Jayaparvati Vrat is observed in Ashada Maas by married women in Gujarat and some Western India parts. Jaya Parvati Vrat 2011 starts on July 13 and ends on July 17 with Jayaparvati vrat Jagran. Jagran ends at early morning on July 18, 2011. Young girls also perform Jayaparvati vrat to get ideal husband.
Jayaparvati Vrat katha or the story or legend of Jaya parvati vrat is associated with a Brahmin woman who observed this vrat to get his husband’s life back. The divine couple Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati is worshipped during this Vrat.
Gujaratis also worship Goddess Gauri in Ashadh Maas as Gauri Vrat which is also known as Molakat Vrat.