Nag Panchami Vrat or Naga Pancham Puja is the festival dedicated to Naga Devatas (Serpent Gods) during Shravan month in Gujarat. In 2012, the date of Nag Panchami is August 6.
Sawan Krishna Paksha Panchami is observed as Naga Panchami in Gujarat. The rituals and customs of Nag Panchami puja in Gujarat are same as all other states. Special pujas are performed during Nagpanchami to Naga Devatas like Vasuki, Ananta and Aadisesha.
In all other places of India, Shravan Shukla Panchami is observed as Naga Panchami, whereas In Gujarat Naga Panchami is observed on Sawan Krishna Panchami. Some special recipes are made and offered to Naga Devatas. Devotees keep fasting during Nag Panchami.