17 July 2017 is 2nd Shravan Somvar in North Indian Hindi calendars and it is on 31 July 2017 as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars.
17 July falls on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Shravan Month in Purnimant calendars whereas it is Ashada Krishna Ashtami in Amavasyant calendars.
In North Indian calendars, Shravan Month begins on July 10 and ends on and ends on August 7.
As per Telugu, Kannada, Marathi & Gujarati calendars, Shravan Maas 2017 begins on 24 July and ends on 21 August.
Benefits of worshipping Lord Shiva on 2nd Shravana Somavaram…
1. Shatru Naashan (destruction of enemies)
2. Courage and willpower to face any sort of challenges.
3. Success in legal cases.
4. Akala Mrityu Nivarana (Ruling out the untimely death)
5. Health of children
6. Avoiding of Ill-health