Shravan Maas 2017 in Marathi Calendar

Shravan Maas (Sawan mahina or Shravan month) is the 5th month in Marathi calendar of Maharashtra and some Konkan regions. In 2017, Shravan maas begins on July 24 and ends on August 21.

Shravan month is the most favorite month for Lord Shiva. Shiv bhagwan drank Halahal and became Neelkanth during the Samudra Manthan (churning of ocean) in Shravan mahina. Each day in Shravan month has significance.

Shukla Paksha in Shravan Month begins on July 24 and ends on August 7.

Krishna Paksha in Shravan Month begins on August 8 and ends on August 21

Shravani Somvar Shiv Mutt puja is performed on Mondays in Shravan month. Shravan somvar 2017 dates –July 24, July 31, August 7, August 14 and August 21.

Mangal Gauri Puja is the main ritual of Shravan Mangalwar (Tuesdays in Shravan month). Mangal Gauri Puja 2017 dates – July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15.

Budh puja is the ritual followed on Shravan budhwar (Wednesdays in Shravan month) in Maharashtra.

Brihaspati Puja or Guru graham puja is observed on Shravan Guruvar (Thursdays in Shravna month). Lord Dattatreya is also worshipped on Shravan guruvar.

Jara Jivantika puja or Jivantika vrat is the major ritual of Shravan shukravar (Fridays in Shravan mahina). Varalakshmi Puja is observed on second Friday in this month. Jivantika Puja 2017 dates are – July 28, August 4, August 11 and August 18.

Shravan Shanivar is dedicated to Lord Shani puja or Balaji puja. Ashwatha Maruti Puja (Hanuman Puja) is also performed on Saturdays in Shravan maas.

Aditya Pujan or Surya pujan is performed on Shravan Ravivaar (Sundays in Shravan month).

Shravan Somvar Vrat dates in 2017

Shravan Mangalavar Vrat (Mangalagauri Vratham)

Shravan Budhvar Pujan

Shravan Guruvar Pujan

Shravan Shukravar Vrata (Mangalagauri Vratham)

Shravan Shanivar Vrat

Shravan Ravivar Vrat

Festivals in Marathi 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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