Shravana Masa 2020 (Shravana Month) in Kannada Panchanga

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Shravana masa or Shravana month is the 5th month in Hindu calendar or Kannada panchanga followed in Karnataka. In 2020, Shravana masa starts on July 21 and ends on August 19.

Kannada Shravanamasa Shukla Paksha begins on July 21 and ends on August 3 in 2020. Kannada Sravanamasa Krishna paksha starts on begins on August 4 and ends on August 19. The similar Panchanga is followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Shravana masa is the most important month to perform Lakshmi puja as per Kannada calendars. Nagara Panchami, Varamahalakshmi Puja, Mangala Gowri Vratha, Upakarma, Raksha bandhan, and Sri Krishna Janmashtami or Gokulashtami are the important festivals in Kannada Sravana masa.

Mangala Gowri Puja is the main ritual of Shravana Mangalvara (Tuesdays in Shravan month).

Sravana Masa Shukravara Lakshmi Puja is another famous ritual observed in Shravana Masa.

Other major festivals in Kannada Shravana Masa 2020

22 July 2020 – Shravana Maasa Chandrodayam

22 July 2020 – Shrungar Dwitiya / Sindhara Dooj

23 July 2020 – Hariyali Teej, Madhushrava Tritiya

24 July 2020 – Durva Ganapati Vratam, Naga Chaturthi Upvaas, Vinayak Chaturthi, Angarak Yog

25 July 2020- Nagula Panchami, Garuda Panchami, Samaveda Upakarma, Rig Shukla Yajur Hiranyakeshi Shravani, Bharat Swatantrata Diwas, Jagrat Gauri Vrat (Jagrat Gowri Panchami)

26 July 2020 – Kalki Jayanti, Supoudan Varna Shashti, Shriyal Shashti, Samaveda Upakarma

27 July 2020 – Sheetala Saptami, Goswami Tulasidas Jayanti

28 July 2020 – Pushpashtami, Durvashtami, Kaumari Devi Puja

29 July 2020 – Asha Dashami, Dadhivrata Arambham

30 July 2020 – Jhulan Yatrarambh

30 July 2020 – Putrada Ekadashi, Pavitra Ekadashi

31 July 2020 – Varalakshmi Vratham, Damodara Dwadashi, Pradosh Pujan

1 August 2020 – Shani Trayodashi

2 August 2020 – Varaha Jayanti

3 August 2020 – Rakshabandhan, Hayagriva Jayanti (Hayagriva Utpatti), Shukla Yajurveda Upakarma, Shukla Yajur Taittariya Shravani, Balabhadra Puja (Odisha), Amarnath Yatra, Jandhyala Purnima, Vikhanasa Jayanti, Jhulan Yatra Samapti, Nariyali Purnima.

4 August 2020 – Rigveda Upakarma, Rig Shravani

7 August 2020 – Sankashti Chaturthi, Bahula Chaturthi

8 August 2020 – Raksha Panchami (Odisha)

11 August 2020 – Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Smarta), Sri Krishna Jayanti (Upvaas), Jayanti Yog

12 August 2020 – Vaishnava Sri Krishna Jayanti, Gopalkala, Nandotsav

15 August 2020 – Aja Ekadashi

16 August 2020 – Simha Sankranti

17 August 2020 – Masa Shivaratri

18 August 2020 – Pola, Polala Amavasya, Kushotpatini Amavasya, Darsh Pitori Amavasya, Krishna Angaraka Chaturdashi

Shravana Masa Puja 2020

Shravana Ravivara – 26 July, August 2, August 9, August 16.

Shravana Somavara – 27 July, August 3, August 10, August 17.

Shravana Mangalavara – 21 July, 28 July, August 4, August 11, August 18.

Shravana Budhavara – 22 July, 29 July, August 5, August 12, August 19.

Shravana Guruvara (Shravana Lakshmivara) – 23 July, 30 July, August 6, August 13.

Shravana Shukravara – 24 July, 31 July, August 7, August 14.

Shravana Shanivara – 25 July, August 1, August 8, August 15.

Next month in traditional Kannada calendar is – Bhadrapada Masa.

Tithis, days and dates in Shravana Masa 2020

Tuesday, 21 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Pratipada

Wednesday, 22 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Dwitiya

Thursday, 23 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Tritiya

Friday, 24 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Chaturthi

Saturday, 25 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Panchami

Sunday, 26 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Shashti

Monday, 27 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Saptami

Tuesday, 28 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Ashtami, Navami

Wednesday, 29 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Dashami

Thursday, 30 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Ekadashi

Friday, 31 July 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Dwadashi

Saturday, 1 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Trayodashi

Sunday, 2 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Chaturdashi

Monday, 3 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Shukla Purnima

Tuesday, 4 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Pratipada

Wednesday, 5 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Dwitiya

Thursday, 6 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Tritiya

Friday, 7 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Chaturthi

Saturday, 8 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Panchami

Sunday, 9 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Shashti

Monday, 10 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Saptami

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Saptami

Wednesday, 12 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Ashtami

Thursday, 13 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Navami

Friday, 14 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Dashami

Saturday, 15 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Ekadashi

Sunday, 16 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Dwadashi

Monday, 17 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Trayodashi

Tuesday, 18 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Chaturdashi

Wednesday, 19 August 2020 – Shravanamasa Krishna Amavasya

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  1. Parag says:

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