Sawan Shivratri (Masa Shivaratri Puja in Shravan Month) is the most auspicious day to perform Shiva Puja in Sawan month. In 2021, Sawan Shivratri date is August 6, Friday, as per North Indian Hindi calendars. Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi in Shravan month is observed as Masa Shivaratri in Sawan maas.
As each day in this month is important to perform Shiva puja (especially in North India), sivratri day is even more auspicious. Shravan Shivaratri is on September 5, Sunday, as per Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars.
Sawan Shivratri Puja Timings August 2021
Sawan Shivratri Puja Muhurat – 6.35 PM to 8.48 PM, 6 August 2021
Auspicious Time for Shiva Jalabhishekam on Sawan Shivaratri is – in the midnight – 11.51 PM to 12.36 hrs (11.53 PM on 6 August to 00.36 AM on 7 August.
Sawan Shivratri Puja Timings September 2021
Sawan Shivratri Puja Muhurat – 6.14 PM to 8.35 PM
Auspicious Time for Shiva Jalabhishekam on Sawan Shivaratri is – in the midnight – 11.43 hrs to 12.29 hrs.
It is believed that performing special puja on Masik Shivratri in August 2020 will fulfill all your wishes. The main ritual includes Shivlinga Abhishek with milk (Ksheera Abhishekam), curd (dadhi abhisheka), ghee, sugar, honey, and water (Jalabhisheka). Offer chandan, rice, flowers, fruits, etc. Please avoid putting turmeric on Shivling. For Pitru Shanti Puja, offer black til and perform aarti.
Millions of devotees throng the holy places like Varanasi Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Allahabad Prayag Sangam, Chardham Temples, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Baba Baidyanath Temple in Deoghar, etc., to perform Punya snan (ceremonial bath) and to offer special pujas to Lord Shiva.
Panchang, 6 August 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:45 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:08 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 04:13 AM, Aug 07
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 05:48 PM
Tithi : Trayodashi upto 06:28 PM Chaturdashi
Nakshatra : Ardra upto 06:38 AM Punarvasu
Yoga : Vajra upto 01:10 AM, Aug 07 Siddhi
Karana : Garaja upto 05:53 AM Vanija upto 06:28 PM Vishti
Paksha : Krishna Paksha
Weekday : Shukrawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Shravana – Purnimanta Ashadha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 12:00 PM to 12:54 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:42 AM, Aug 07 to 07:25 AM, Aug 07
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 10:46 AM to 12:27 PM
Yamaganda : 03:48 PM to 05:28 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 07:26 AM to 09:06 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:26 AM to 09:19 AM 12:54 PM to 01:47 PM
Varjyam : 07:27 PM to 09:09 PM