Ashad Month 2018 | Ashada Masam, Ashad Maas dates

Ashad month or Ashada masam or Ashad maas or Ashada mahina is the 4th month in traditional lunar calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. In 2018, Ashad month begins on June 28 and ends on July 27 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc.

In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2018 starts on July 13 and ends on August 11. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

Ashad month is considered as inauspicious for many Shubh karyas like marriage, house warming (grihapravesh), Upanayana, etc.

Major Festivals in Ashada month 2018 are:

Monday, 9 July 2018 – Yogini Ekadashi

Friday, 13 July 2018 – Surya Grahan (Solar Eclipse)

Saturday, 14 July 2018 – Jagannath Rathyatra

Monday, 16 July 2018 – Dakshinayana Sankranti

Monday, 23 July 2018 – Devshayani Ekadashi (Ashadi Ekadashi, Pandharpur Yatra)

Friday, 27 July 2018 – Guru Purnima (Ashada Purnima)

Friday, 27 July 2018 – Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse)

Tuesday, 7 August  2018 – Kamada Ekadashi

Wednesday, 8 August  2018 – Kamada Ekadashi

Saturday, 11 August  2018 – Surya Grahan (Solar Eclipse)

Next month in Hindu calendar is – Shravan month or Sawan mahina or Shravana masam.

Ashada Month in Previous Years

In 2017, Ashad month begins on June 10 and ends on July 9 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2017 starts on June 24 and ends on July 23.

In 2016, Ashad month begins on June 21 and ends on July 19 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2016 starts on July 5 and ends on August 2. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

In 2015, Ashad month begins on July 3 and ends on July 31 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2015 starts on July 17 and ends on August 14. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar. Adhik Ashad Month begins on June 3 and ends on July 2 as per North Indian Hindi calendars. According to Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars, Adhik Ashada Month begins on June 17 and ends on July 16.

In 2014, Ashad month begins on June 14 and ends on July 12 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2014 starts on June 28 and ends on July 26.

Ashad month 2013 begins on June 24 and ends on July 22. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2013 starts on July 9 and ends on August 6. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

Ashad month 2012 begins on June 5 and ends on July 3 as per Hindi calendars followed in North Indian states – Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, etc. In Marathi and Gujarati calendars, Ashad mahina 2012 starts on June 20 and ends on July 19. The similar dates are observed as Ashada masam in Kannada calendar and Telugu calendar.

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  2. Gurbachan says:

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  3. Nirvi says:

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  4. Kirtmalini says:

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  5. Rasika says:

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  6. Banhi says:

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  7. Prithika says:

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  8. Murarilal says:

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  9. Chatur says:

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  10. Shubhojit says:

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  11. Piyush says:

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  12. Maya says:

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  13. Janesh says:

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  14. Suravinda says:

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  15. Ura says:

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  16. Shabnam says:

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  17. Ratnali says:

    what is the reason for husband and wife staying away in ashad maas

  18. Vadish says:

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  19. Trilochan says:

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  20. Jagmohan says:

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  21. Agrima says:

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  22. Vasundhra says:

    whether aashad month is good for booking house

  23. Ravinandan says:

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  24. Patakin says:

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  25. Ravishu says:

    ashaad month ending on which date in 2017

  26. Rani says:

    Is it a good day to start a new job on June 22nd 2017 (Shashti, Phalguni Nakshtra, Ashada masam)?

  27. Mayank Vijayvargiya says:

    i want to get my newborn baby haircut (mundan) for the first time. Is May appropriate for this?