Sawan Shivaratri, 1 August 2016 & 30 August 2016 (Shravana Shivaratri Pooja)

1 August 2016 is Sawan Shivratri (Shravana Shivaratri Pooja). Maasa Shivaratri (Monthly Shivaratri) is observed as Sawan Shivratri Poojan which is considered highly auspicious day for Shiva Pooja.

Sawan Shivratri Puja Timings 2016

Auspicious Time for Shiva Jalabhishekam on Sawan Shivaratri is – in the midnight – 11.51 hrs to 12.36 hrs on August 1, 2016. This is Sawan Shivratri as per North Indian Hindi calendars.

Auspicious Time for Shiva Jalabhishekam on Sawan Shivaratri is – in the midnight – 11.44 hrs to 12.31 hrs on August 30, 2016. This is Shravan Shivaratri as per Telugu, Marathi, Kannada and Gujarati calendars.

It is believed that performing special puja on Masik Shivratri in August and September 2015 will fulfill all your wishes. The main ritual includes Shivlinga Abhishek with milk (Ksheera Abhishekam), curd (dadhi abhisheka), ghee, sugar, honey, and water (Jalabhisheka). Offer chandan, rice, flowers, fruits, etc. Please avoid putting turmeric on Shivling. For Pitru Shanti Puja, offer black til and perform aarti.

Millions of devotees throng the holy places like Varanasi Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Allahabad Prayag Sangam, Chardham Temples, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Baba Baidyanath Temple in Deoghar, etc., to perform Punya snan (ceremonial bath) and to offer special pujas to Lord Shiva.

Shravan Shivratri Puja procedure, Vrat Vidhi of Sawan Shivratri Pujan

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9 Comments

  1. Aarnav says:

    special day for shiv abhishek in august 2015

  2. Veerottam says:

    aug 12 2015 time to do shivratri pooja

  3. Aparaa says:

    jal abhishek timings on shivratri august 12 2015

  4. Mahasvin says:

    time of jal abhishek to shivling on 12 august

  5. Maadhav says:

    jal abhishek on 12 august 2015 on which time

  6. Nishikar says:

    time for jal abhishek on 12 august 2015

  7. Abhiraj says:

    auspicious muhurat for puja on 12th august 2015

  8. Ruchika says:

    muhrt of shivratri 2015 12 august jal abishek