Bhauma Chaturthi Vrat is an auspicious vrat observed on Tuesday (Bhaumavar, Mangalvar or Angarakvar) which also coincides with Chaturthi tithi, fourth tithi in Shukla or Krishna Paksha of a Hindu month. Bhauma Chaturthi date in July 2014 is July 1.
Bhauma Chaturthi of 1 July 2014 falls in Shukla Paksha of Ashada Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars & Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada and Telugu calendars.
Bhauma Chaturthi of 1 July 2014 is also observed as Vinayak Chaturthi (Angarak Yog).
Bhauma Chaturthi vrat is dedicated to the Mother Earth and Angarak Graha. Angarak or Kuja (Mars) Shanti Pujan or Shanti Japa are held on this day to pacify Angaraka Graha malefic effects.