Naga Chaturthi upvaas vrat is observed a day prior to Nag Panchami festival. It is dedicated to Naga Devtas (Serpent Gods & Goddesses). In 2017, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas date is July 26.
It is widely observed in all over India mainly in North India, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. Nag Chaturthi is observed on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Shravan month as per all Hindu lunar calendars of India.
Women observe fasting on Nag Chaturthi day. They perform special pujas to the Snake Gods on Nag Panchami.
Panchang, Naga Chaturthi – 26 July 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:58 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:07
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)08:41 Chandrastama (Moonset)21:36
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 08:08
Nakshatra Purva Phalguni – 28:24*
Yoga Varigha – 17:17
Karana Vanija – 19:29
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 12:33 – 14:12
Gulika Kalam: 10:54 – 12:33
Yama Gandam: 07:37 – 09:16
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha
Amrita Kalam 22:07 – 23:41
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:43 – 14:17
Durmuhurthams: 12:07 – 12:59
In 2016, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas date was August 6.
In 2015, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas date was August 18.
In 2014, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas date was July 31.
In 2013, Nag Chaturthi upvaas date was August 10.
In 2012, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas date is July 22, Sunday.