Shravan Maas 2017 in Gujarati Calendar | Shravani Mahina in Gujarat

Shravan maas (Sawan month or Shravani mahina) is 10th month in traditional Gujarati panchang followed in Gujarat. In 2017, Shravan maas begins on begins on July 24 and ends on August 21.

Shravan month is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Lakshmi in Gujarati calendar. Sud Paksh in Gujarati Shravan maas 2017 starts on July 24 and ends on August 7. Gujarati Shravan maas Vad Paksh 2017 starts on August 8 and ends on August 21.

Each day of Shravan month has significance. Tuesdays in Shravan maas are known as Mangala Gauri Vrat dedicated to Goddess Gauri. Lakshmi Puja is the main ritual of Fridays in Shravan mahina or Shravan Shukravar. Shravan somvar is dedicated to Shivling puja.

Gai Vrat or Gopooja is the main ritual during Shravan month in Gujarat. It is observed the whole month by unmarried girls for getting good husband. Bol Choth puja or Bahula Chauth vrat is another important vrata observed on Vad paksh Chaturthi in Gujarati Sawan mahina.

Important Festivals and Vrat or Puja dates in Gujarati Shravan month 2017

25 July 2017 – Shrungar Dwitiya / Sindhara Dooj, Shukra Moudyam Thyagam

25 July 2017 – Hariyali Teej, Simha Sankranti, Madhushrava Tritiya

26 July 2017 – Durva Ganapati Vratam

26 July 2017 – Naga Chaturthi

27 August 2017 – Nagula Panchami, Garuda Panchami, Samaveda Upakarma, Rig Shukla Yajur Shravani

28 July 2017 – Kalki Jayanti, Supoudan Varna Shashti, Rig Hiranyakeshi Taittariya Shravani, Mahalakshmi Sthapana Pujan

29 July 2017 – Shriyal Shashti, Sheetala Saptami

30 July 2017 – Bhanu Saptami

31 July 2017 – Pushpashtami

1 August 2017 – Kaumari Devi Puja

2 August 2017 – Asha Dashami

3 August 2017 – Putrada Ekadashi

4 August 2017 – Damodara Dwadashi, Varalakshmi Vratham

7 August 2017 – Krishna Yajurveda Upakarma

7 August 2016 – Rigveda Upakarma

7 August 2017 – Rakshabandhan, Hayagriva Jayanti, Shukla Yajurveda Upakarma

9 August 2017 – Ashunya Shayana Vratham

9 August 2017 – Sri Raghavendra Swamy Aradhana, Mantralayam

11 August 2017 – Sankashtahara Chaturthi

14 August 2017 – Sri Krishna Janmashtami

15 August 2017 – Vaishnava Sri Krishna Jayanti

18 August 2017 – Aja Ekadashi

20 August 2017 – Masa Shivaratri

21 August 2017 – Bail Pola, Pithori Amavasya

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3 Comments

  1. Abhivanth says:

    shravan vad choth is big sankashti chaturthi in gujarati

  2. Jagatbehari says:

    importance of vad shitala satam satam 27 aug 2017 calendar gujaratis

  3. Jayesh says:

    when is shravan month starting as per gujarati calendar