Shrawan Month 2016 in Nepali calendar, Nepal Shravan Maas

Shrawan Month, Shravan Maas is the 4th month in traditional Nepali Hindu calendar followed in Nepal and some other surrounding places of the country. In 2016, Nepali Shrawan month begins on 16 July and ends on 16 August 2016. This is the 2073 Hindu year in Bikram Panchang of Nepal.

Shrawan month is considered highly auspicious month of the year and each Monday of Shravan maas is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Shrawan Somvar vrat is the most observed vrat during Shravan month in Nepal.

In Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu, large number of women devotees gathers and worships the Lord with their special puja. They light butter lamps and incense to please Lord Shiva. Nepali Hindu women wear red or green or yello bangles throughout the month and offer special puja to Lord Pashipatinath for long and prosperous life of their husbands.

Hindu Festivals in Nepali Shrawan Month 2016

Shrawan Sankranti 2016 – 16 July (Saune Sakranti), Luto Falne

Shravan Somvar Vrat – 18 July 2016

Shravan Somvar Vrat – 25 July 2016

Shravan Somvar Vrat – 1 August 2016 (Ghantakarna Chaturdashi)

Nag Panchami – 7 August 2016

Shravan Somvar Vrat – 8 August 2016

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  1. Ekaparnika says:

    when does sawan sombar starts and end this year according to nepali calender 2070

  2. Agastya says:

    significance of the month of sawan in nepal

  3. Shrika says:

    significance of shiv parthiv pujan on kamika ekadashi

  4. Pranjal says:

    why nepali are wearing green bangle in month of shravan

  5. Vishatan says:

    When is ekadashi the tulsi ropan day according to nepali calendar and tradition this year 2013