Hindu Festivals in August 2017, Auspicious days

This article gives you the list of important Hindu festivals in August 2017. August 2017 corresponds with Ashada Month, Shravan month and Bhadrapad maas in North Indian Hindi calendar and Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada and Telugu calendars.

Naga Panchami, Varalakshmi Vratham and Rakshabandhan or Rakhi Purnima (Narali Purnima or Jandhyala Pournami) are the major festivals in the month of August 2017 as per the standard Panchang followed in India.

In August 2017, Malayalam New Year Day (Chingam 1 or Chingam Month 1) is celebrated on 16 August.

Hindu Festivals in August 2017

Thursday, 3 August  2017 – Shravana Putrada Ekadashi

Friday, 4 August  2017 – Varalakshmi Vratam

Monday, 7 August  2017 – Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi Festival)

Monday, 7 August  2017 – Narali Purnima

Monday, 7 August  2017 – Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse)

Thursday, 10 August  2017 – Kajari Teej

Monday, 14 August  2017 – Janmashtami

Tuesday, 15 August  2017 – Janmashtami

Thursday, 17 August  2017 – Simha Sankranti

Friday, 18 August  2017 – Aja Ekadashi

Monday, 21 August  2017 – Somvati Amavasya

Monday, 21 August  2017 – Surya Grahan (Solar Eclipse)

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

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14 Comments

  1. Radha says:

    And what about Tamil panchangam.
    I want tamil panchangam also.

  2. sharad says:

    नेपाल मे नाग पंचमी के दीन ही रक्षा बन्धन मनाया जा रहा है क्या 7अगस्तको शुभ मूहर्त नही है क्या ?

  3. Tanisi says:

    Panchang of 08 09 2013 in hindi varanasi chandra darshan

  4. Sushobhan says:

    rakhi festival time on august 2013 bhadra kaali

  5. Bhanuni says:

    when is bhai bhinna in 2013 in india

  6. Virinchi says:

    WHICH HINDU PRAYER DAY IS ON 16 AUGUST

  7. Raakaa says:

    teej pooja in august 2013 as per hindu panchang

  8. Abhiruchi says:

    can we continue shravan shukravar and shanivara pooja vidhi next day

  9. Tarala says:

    auspicious days per Hindu calendar in February 2015

  10. Somil says:

    what is the procedure bheemana amavasya vrata vaishnava brahmin

  11. A.S.R.K.Prasada Rao says:

    Sir,
    I want to have darshan on Pavitrotsavam days i.e. from August, 19 to August, 22 of this year, 2010. Please intimate the procedure with full details.

    Thanking you,
    A.S.R.K.Prasada Rao. Chief Engineer(Elecy.), Retd., APSPDCL, TIRUPATI

  12. A.S.R.K.Prasada Rao says:

    Sir,
    I want to have darshan on Pavitrotsavam days i.e. from August, 19 to August, 22 of this year, 2010. Please intimate the procedure with full details.

    Thanking you,
    A.S.R.K.Prasada Rao. Chief Engineer(Elecy.), APSPDCL, TIRUPATI