Varalakshmi Vratham on 12th August special
Varalakshmi Vrata is a festival to propitiate the goddess Lakshmi, the consort of Vishnu, one of the Hindu Trinity. Varalakshmi is one who grants boons (Varam). It is an important pooja performed by many women in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Telangana. Varalakshmi Vrata is performed by married woman for the well being of all the family members, especially husband, to get progeny etc.