Sola Somwar Vrat Katha

Sola Somwar Vrat Katha - Marathi Devotional Film. Starring: Sameer Deshmukh, Gautami Kalbaug, Ravindra Bapat, Mansi Sabnis, Prashant Tapasvi, Vaibhav Vaidya, Raju Bawdekar, Swati Ranjekar, Sheetal Kumbhar, Amruta. Director: Rajesh Limkar.

Synopsis: Once Lord Shiva visited the famous city of Amravati along with Parvati and on their way, they saw a beautiful Shiva temple and decided to spend some time there. There they started playing a dice game and the priest of the temple had come there. Parvati asked the priest to foretell who will win this game? The priest abruptly said, Lord Shiva will win the game, but incidentally Parvati won the game. She got angry on the priest and cursed him to become a leper and lead a miserable life. After some time a few fairies descended on the earth and pitied the fate of the priest. One of the fairies told him to observe Monday fasts for sixteen weeks without break. On the seventeenth Monday, he was told to prepare some Prasad and distribute it to all. The priest followed the instructions and soon, he regained his normal health. The priest told them about his fast and Parvati also decided to observe Monday fasts for sixteen weeks. Incidentally, on the seventeenth Monday, when she broke her fast, her beloved son Kartikeya, who was displeased with her, appeared and embraced her. Watch this film to known the many legendary tales that spawned the Sola Somwar Vrat.