Shraban Month (Shravan Mash) is the 4th month in traditional Bengali calendar followed in West Bengal. In 2016, Shraban month starts on 17th July and ends on 17th August. Shraban Mash is very auspicious month as per Bengali Hindu beliefs. This is the year of 1423 in Bengali Panjika.
Shivling Puja, Manasa Devi Ashtanag Puja, Nag Panchami Puja, etc are the major festivals in Bengali Shravan Month 2016.
Bengali Shravan month in 2016 coincides with Shravan maas in North Indian Hindi calendars; and Ashad month & Shravan month in Amavasyant Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, and Gujarati calendars. It also corresponds with Tamil Aadi maasam and Malayalam Karkadiakam month.
Next Bengali month is Bhadra month.
Festivals in Bengali Shravan Month 2016
Guru Purnima – 19 July 2016
Naag Panchami – 24 July 2016
Purnojatra – 26 July 2016
Ekadashi – 30 July 2016
Amavasha – 2 August 2016
Monosha Puja – 7 August 2016
Jhulon Jatra Arambh – 13 August 2016
Ekadashi – 14 August 2016