Bhadrapad Maas 2017 in Gujarati Calendar | Bhadarvi Month

Bhadrapad maas (Bhadarvi month, Bhadrapad month) is 11th month in Gujarati calendar. In 2017, Bhadrapada Maas begins on August 22 and ends on September 20. with Mahalaya Amavasya (Sarva Pitru Amavasya).

Bhadrapad maas is considered inauspicious for Griha pravesh, marriages, engagements, and all other auspicious functions.

In Bhadrapad month as per Gujarat panchang Ganesh Chaturthi, Rishi Panchami, Mahalakshmi Vrata, Anant Chaturdashi, and Shraddh Pitru paksha or Mahalaya paksha are the important festivals. Ganeshotsav or Ganesh Navratri is the major festival celebrated in Gujarati cities such as Surat, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Vadodara, Rajkot etc. Bhadarvi Poonam fair is the largest temple festival celebrated at Ambaji Temple Shakti Peeth in Gujarat during Bhadrapad Purnima.

Here is the list of festivals dates and auspicious days in Gujarati Bhadrapad Month 2017

Thursday, 24 August  2017 – Hartalika Teej

Friday, 25 August  2017 – Ganesh Chaturthi (Vinayaka Chavithi)

Saturday, 26 August  2017 – Rishi Panchami

Tuesday, 29 August  2017 – Radha Ashtami

Saturday, 2 September 2017 – Parsva Ekadashi

Monday, 4 September 2017 – Onam (Thiru Onam)

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 – Anant Chaturdashi

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 – Ganesh Visarjan (Ganesh Nimajjanam)

Wednesday, 6 September 2017 – Bhadrapad Purnima

Wednesday, 6 September 2017 – Pratipada Shraddha, Pitru Paksha Begins

Saturday, 16 September 2017 – Indira Ekadashi

Sunday, 17 September 2017 – Kanya Sankranti

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 – Sarvapitru Amavasya (Mahalaya Amavasya)

Next month in Gujarati calendar is – Asoj month (Ashwina maas or Asvin Mahina or Aswayuj maas).

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