Hariyali Amavasya or Haryali Amavas is the monsoon festival celebrated on Amavasya or No Moon in Shravan month in North India. In 2018, Hariyali Amavasya date is August 11. Lord Shiva is worshipped on this day for wealth and prosperity and for best agricultural season.
Huge fairs and melas are held during Hariyali Amavasi in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Himachal Pradesh. Hariyali Mela in Rajsamand and Udaipur attract thousands of tourists from all around the globe.
Hariyali Amavasya in other countries
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in USA – as per Hawaii, CST, EST, PST & MST – August 11
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in UK & Europe – August 11
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in UAE & Gulf countries – August 11
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in Singapore – August 11
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in Malaysia – July 23
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in Australia – July 23
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in New Zealand – July 23
Hariyali Amavasya 2018 date in Fiji Islands – July 23
Hariyali Amavasya is celebrated with utmost fervor in Madhura Dwarkadhish Temple, Banke Bihariji Temple in Vrindavan, and many other temples of Lord Krishna and Lord Shiva. This day culminates the Phool Bangal Utsav in Vrindavan Banke Bihari Temple.
Hariyali Amavasi corresponds with Ashada Amavasya in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. It is celebrated as Chukkala Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh, Bheemana Amavasya in Karnataka, Gatari Amavasya in Maharashtra.