wednesday is dedicated to planet Mercury and Lord Vithal, an incarnation of Krishna. Green color leaves, especially Tulsi leaves, are used in Pujas. The day is highly auspicious for starting new ventures and it is believed that those who observe the Vrat are bound to get blessed with fortunes. people also give alms on the day.
Celestial Being: Budh, the deity of Mercury, presides over this day.
God: Krishna is worshiped on Wednesday.
Ritual: For those who partake, fasting is practiced until the afternoon, when a single meal is taken. Wednesdays are supposedly good days to start new endeavors because Budh helps to start projects.