Shravan Maas 2018 in Gujarati Calendar | Shravani Mahina in Gujarat

Shiva as Soumya Anugrahamurthi

Shiva as Soumya Anugrahamurthi

Shravan maas (Sawan month or Shravani mahina) is 10th month in traditional Gujarati panchang followed in Gujarat. In 2018, Shravan maas begins on begins on August 12 and ends on September 9.

Shravan month is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Lakshmi in Gujarati calendar. Sud Paksh in Gujarati Shravan maas 2018 starts on August 12 and ends on August 26. Gujarati Shravan maas Vad Paksh 2018 starts on August 27 and ends on September 9.

Each day of Shravan month has significance. Tuesdays in Shravan maas are known as Mangala Gauri Vrat dedicated to Goddess Gauri. Lakshmi Puja is the main ritual of Fridays in Shravan mahina or Shravan Shukravar. Shravan somvar is dedicated to Shivling puja.

Gai Vrat or Gopooja is the main ritual during Shravan month in Gujarat. It is observed the whole month by unmarried girls for getting good husband. Bol Choth puja or Bahula Chauth vrat is another important vrata observed on Vad paksh Chaturthi in Gujarati Sawan mahina.

Important Festivals and Vrat or Puja dates in Gujarati Shravan month 2018

Monday, 13 August  2018 – Hariyali Teej

Wednesday, 15 August  2018 – Nag Panchami

Friday, 17 August  2018 – Simha Sankranti

Wednesday, 22 August  2018 – Shravana Putrada Ekadashi

Friday, 24 August  2018 – Varalakshmi Vratam

Sunday, 26 August  2018 – Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi Festival)

Sunday, 26 August  2018 – Narali Purnima

Wednesday, 29 August  2018 – Kajari Teej

Sunday, 2 September 2018 – Janmashtami

Monday, 3 September 2018 – Janmashtami

Thursday, 6 September 2018 – Aja Ekadashi

9 September 2018 – Bail Pola, Pithori Amavasya

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4 Comments

  1. Jayesh says:

    when is shravan month starting as per gujarati calendar

  2. Jagatbehari says:

    importance of vad shitala satam satam 27 aug 2017 calendar gujaratis

  3. Abhivanth says:

    shravan vad choth is big sankashti chaturthi in gujarati

  4. Indrajit says:

    Agar mene pura shravan fasting kiya hai to 22 k din(padva) fasting karna hai ya nahi. Please give suggestion.