Hindu Festivals in August 2011, Auspicious Days in August 2011

Dates of important Hindu festivals in August 2011 and auspicious days in this month are listed here. The dates and tithis are given as per the standard Hindu calendars of India. Nag Panchami, Varalakshmi Vrata, Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) festival, Upakarma (Avani Avittam), Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Gokulashtami) and Shravan Month days are the important festivals in August 2011. Here you can get all other regional and sub-regional festivals’ information of the month of August 2011.

1 August 2011: Shravan Somvar vrat begins in Marathi, Gujarat, Telugu & Kannada calendars

2 August 2011: Madhushrava Tritiya

2 August 2011: Aadi Pooram

2 August 2011: Hariyali Teej

3 August 2011: Durva Ganapati Vrat

3 August 2011: Shukla Yajur Shravani

4 August 2011: Naga Panchami & Fanigauri Vratham

4 August 2011: Garuda Panchami & Rug Hiranyakeshi Shravani

4 August 2011: Supaudan Varna Sashti & Kalki Jayanti & Surya Sashti

5 August 2011: Mahalakshmi Sthapana Pujan

5 August 2011: Shravan Shukravar Puja begins in Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada & Telugu calendars.

5 August 2011: Jara Jivantika Pujan / Jiviti poojan begins in Maharashtra

6 August 2011: Durvashtami

9 August 2011: Putrada Ekadashi / Pavitra Ekadasi

9 August 2011: Jhulan Yatra arambh

11 August 2011: Pradosh Puja

12 August 2011: Varalakshmi Vrat

13 August 2011: Nariyali Purnima & Kajri Purnima

13 August 2011: Balbhadra Puja & Jhulan Yatra concludes

13 August 2011: Raksha Bandhan / Rakhi Festival

13 August 2011: Ruk Shukla Yajur Taittariya Shravani

13 August 2011: Avani Avittam / Upakarma / Jandhyala Pournami

14 August 2011: Bhadrapada month begins in North Indian Hindi calendars

15 August 2011: Bharat Svatantra Divas (Indian Independence Day)

17 August 2011: Sankashti Chaturthi

17 August 2011: Mansa Puja ends in Bengal

17 August 2011: Bahula Chauth / Bol Choth

18 August 2011: Raksha Panchami in Orissa

18 August 2011: Nag Pancham in Gujarat

19 August 2011: Randhan Chhath

20 August 2011: Shitala Satam

21 August 2011: Smarta Janmashtami

22 August 2011: Vaishnav Janmashtami / Gokulashtami

22 August 2011: Nandotsav / Gopalkala

25 August 2011: Ajaa Ekadasi

26 August 2011: Pradosh vrat

27 August 2011: Masa Shivaratri

28 August 2011: Pithori Amavasya / Pola

28 August 2011: Polala Amavasya Vratham in Andhra Pradesh

29 August 2011: Somvati Amavasya

30 August 2011: Bhadrapada Mahina starts in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars.

31 August 2011: Hartalika Tritiya Vrat & Varaha Jayanti

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  1. Manna says:

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