Shravan Maas 2018 in Marathi Calendar

goddess varalakshmi devi

goddess varalakshmi devi

Shravan Maas (Sawan mahina or Shravan month) is the 5th month in Marathi calendar of Maharashtra and some Konkan regions. In 2018, Shravan maas begins on August 12 and ends on September 9.

Shravan month is the most favorite month for Lord Shiva. Shiv bhagwan drank Halahal and became Neelkanth during the Samudra Manthan (churning of ocean) in Shravan mahina. Each day in Shravan month has significance.

Shukla Paksha in Shravan Month begins on August 12 and ends on August 26.

Krishna Paksha in Shravan Month begins on August 27 and ends on September 9

Shravani Somvar Shiv Mutt puja is performed on Mondays in Shravan month. Shravan somvar 2018 dates – August 13, August 20, August 27 and September 3.

Mangal Gauri Puja is the main ritual of Shravan Mangalwar (Tuesdays in Shravan month). Mangal Gauri Puja 2018 dates – August 14, August 21, August 28 and September 4.

Budh puja is the ritual followed on Shravan budhwar (Wednesdays in Shravan month) in Maharashtra.

Brihaspati Puja or Guru graham puja is observed on Shravan Guruvar (Thursdays in Shravna month). Lord Dattatreya is also worshipped on Shravan guruvar.

Jara Jivantika puja or Jivantika vrat is the major ritual of Shravan shukravar (Fridays in Shravan mahina). Varalakshmi Puja is observed on second Friday in this month. Jivantika Puja 2018 dates are – August 17, August 24, August 31 and September 7.

Shravan Shanivar is dedicated to Lord Shani puja or Balaji puja. Ashwatha Maruti Puja (Hanuman Puja) is also performed on Saturdays in Shravan maas.

Aditya Pujan or Surya pujan is performed on Shravan Ravivaar (Sundays in Shravan month).

Shravan Somvar Vrat dates in 2018

Shravan Mangalavar Vrat (Mangalagauri Vratham)

Shravan Budhvar Pujan

Shravan Guruvar Pujan

Shravan Shukravar Vrata (Mangalagauri Vratham)

Shravan Shanivar Vrat

Shravan Ravivar Vrat

Festivals in Marathi 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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