Hal Shasti 2020 Date: Halachhath festival will be celebrated on 9 August. This festival is celebrated every year on the Sasthi Tithi of Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada month. According to religious belief, Balarama, the elder brother of Lord Krishna was born on this day. Balaramji's main weapon is plow and pestle. For this reason he is also called Haladhar. This festival is celebrated as Lalai Chhath in some eastern India apart from Harchahat. According to religious belief, Sheshnag was born in the incarnation of Balarama before the birth of Lord Krishna in Dwaparyuga. Hal Shashti Puja Vidhi.