Rigveda Upakarma 2016 (Avani Avittam) is an auspicious for those who follow Rigveda. In 2016, Rigveda Upakarma date is – August 17.
Rig Veda Upaakarma or Rig Veda Avani Avittam is followed by Rig Vedi Brahmins inTamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka.
Rigveda is generally observed on Shravana Pournami, the Full Moon day of Shravan Month.
Here the detailed procedure for Rigveda Upakarma is given along with Mantras, Slokas, Vidhanam, etc..