Ashad Month 2016 (Ashada Masam, Ashad Maas) dates

Ashad month or Ashada masam or Ashad maas or Ashada mahina is the 4th month in traditional lunar calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. In 2016, Ashad month begins on June 21 and ends on July 19 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc.

In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2016 starts on July 5 and ends on August 2. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

Ashad month is considered as inauspicious for many Shubh karyas like marriage, house warming (grihapravesh), Upanayana, etc.

Major Festivals in Ashada month 2016 are:

Thursday, 30 June 2016 – Yogini Ekadashi

Friday, 1 July 2016 – Yogini Ekadashi

Monday, 4 July 2016 – Somvati Amavasya

Wednesday, 6 July 2016 – Jagannath Rathyatra

Friday, 15 July 2016 – Devshayani Ekadashi (Ashadi Ekadashi, Pandharpur Yatra)

Saturday, 16 July 2016 – Dakshinayana Sankranti

Tuesday, 19 July 2016 – Guru Purnima (Ashada Purnima)

Saturday, 30 July 2016 – Kamada Ekadashi

Next month in Hindu calendar is – Shravan month or Sawan mahina or Shravana masam.

Ashada Month in Previous Years

In 2015, Ashad month begins on July 3 and ends on July 31 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2015 starts on July 17 and ends on August 14. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar. Adhik Ashad Month begins on June 3 and ends on July 2 as per North Indian Hindi calendars. According to Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars, Adhik Ashada Month begins on June 17 and ends on July 16.

In 2014, Ashad month begins on June 14 and ends on July 12 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2014 starts on June 28 and ends on July 26.

Ashad month 2013 begins on June 24 and ends on July 22. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2013 starts on July 9 and ends on August 6. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

Ashad month 2012 begins on June 5 and ends on July 3 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2012 starts on June 20 and ends on July 19. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

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  1. Rani says:

    Is it a good day to start a new job on June 22nd 2015(Shashti, Phalguni Nakshtra, Ashada masam)?

  2. Ravishu says:

    ashaad month ending on which date in 2013

  3. Patakin says:

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  4. Ravinandan says:

    when asada month starts and ends in 2013

  5. Vasundhra says:

    whether aashad month is good for booking house

  6. Agrima says:

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  7. Jagmohan says:

    should not see husband face in ashad mahina 2013

  8. Trilochan says:

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  9. Vadish says:

    ashada starts in 2013 on 8th july and ends on august

  10. Ratnali says:

    what is the reason for husband and wife staying away in ashad maas

  11. Shabnam says:

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  12. Ura says:

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  13. Suravinda says:

    ashada masam good for rent house on july 19th

  14. Janesh says:

    auspicious days in july ashad 2013 for tulabara in temple

  15. Maya says:

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  16. Piyush says:

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  17. Shubhojit says:

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  18. Chatur says:

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  19. Murarilal says:

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  20. Prithika says:

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  21. Banhi says:

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  22. Rasika says:

    last year ashada started in which month and day

  23. Kirtmalini says:

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  24. Nirvi says:

    when is aashada in 2013 for south indians

  25. Gurbachan says:

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  26. ambrish says:

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