Aluna Vrat is observed in Ashadh Maas in Gujarat. In 2016, Aluna Vrat dates are – it begins on July 17 and ends on July 21 with Aluna Vrat Jagran.
Aluna Vrat ends in the morning on July 22.
Aluna Vrat katha or the story is associated with a legend of a Brahmin couple and how the couple got the blessings of Lord Shiva.
This Vrat is popularly referred to as Jayaparvati Vrat.