Banjara Teej 2019 | Teej Banjara Festival Mela

Banjara Teej is a popular Vrat and festival for Banjara people all over India. In 2019, Banjara Teej begins on August 18. It is observed in Shravan Month as per Hindu calendar. Usually, this vrat is observed for 15 days. This Vrat is celebrated mostly in Banjaras among Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Telangana, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and […]

Shiva Pavitraropan 2019 | Shiva Pavitraropanam

Shiva Pavitraropan (Shiva Pavitraropanam) is a ritual observed in Shravan Month as per Hindu Calendar. In 2019, Shiva Pavitraropan date is August 13. It is mainly observed in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. It falls on Shukla Paksha Trayodashi on Shravan Month. On this day, Lord Shiva is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra […]

Supodan Varna Shashthi, 6 August 2019

6 August 2019 is Supodan Varna Shashthi (Supaudan Shiva Poojan). It is observed on Sashti in bright half in Shravan month. Supoudana Varna Shashti is observed on the following day of Nag Panchami. Supodan Vrata is dedicated to worship Lord Shiva. During the Supoudan Puja, Lord Shiva puja is performed with Shodashopachars (16 types of pujas and rituals) […]

Sheetla Saptami 2019

Sheetla Saptami or Sheetala Sapthami (Shitla Saptami) is the festival dedicated to Goddess Sheetala Devi, who is worshipped to get rid of the diseases like Small Pox and Chicken-Pox. In 2019, Sheetla Saptami date is August 7. Shithala Saptami is observed on Shukla Paksha Sapthami thithi during Shravan month. Goddess Sheetala Mata mainly worshipped in […]

Dhanavapti Vrata – Vidhi, Niyama

Dhanavapti Vrata is an auspicious vrata which is performed during Shravan Month and Bhadrapada Month as per Hindu calendar. It begins on the first day after Shravan Purnima and ends on Dwadashi before Bhadrapada Purnima. In 2019, Dhanavapti Vrata begins on August 16 and ends on September 10. Dhanavapti Vrata begins on Bhadrapada Krishna Pratipada […]

Ganesha Pavitraropanam

Ganesha Pavitraropanam (Vighnaharina Pavitraropana) is a ritual observed in Shravana Masam as per Telugu Panchangam. In 2019, Ganesha Pavitraropanam date is August 4. It falls on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi on Shravan Month. On this day, Lord Ganapathi is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra Samarpana is a ritual observed throughout Shravana Masa for each God a […]

Parvati Pavitraropanam

Parvati Pavitraropanam (Pavitra Samarpana to Goddess Parvati) is observed in Shravana Masam of Telugu calendar. It falls on Tritiya in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Month. In 2019, Parvati Pavitraropanam date is August 3. On this day, Goddess Parvati is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra Samarpana is a ritual observed throughout Shravana Masa for each […]

Shriyal Sashti Vrat

Shriyal Sashti vrat is a vrata dedicated to Lord Khandoba of Jejuri in Maharashtra. It is observed with utmost gaiety in Jejuri temple. In 2019, Shriyal Sashti date is August 6. It falls in Shravan maas as per Marathi calendar. Khandoba, believed to be a form of Lord Shiva, is also popular with other names […]

1st day Shravan Month 2019 | When Shravan Maas begins in 2019

1st day of Shravan Month is Shravan Krishna Pratipada (Shravan Vad Pratham) in North Indian Hindi calendars and Shravan Shukla Pratipada in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. In 2019, First day of Shravan Month in Purnimant calendars is – July 17, Wednesday (Shravan Budhvar) (Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand, […]

Mangala Gauri Puja 2019 | Mangala Gowri Vratham

Mangala Gouri Puja ( Mangal Gowri Vratam or Shravan Mangalvar Vrat) is the most observed austerity falls on Mangalvar in Shravan month (August – September). Mangala Gowri vrata is dedicated to Goddess Mangala Gauri who is also known as Goddess Parvathi. In Goa, Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu & Kannada calendars..Mangala Gauri Vratham 2019 dates are Tuesday, 6 […]

Shravan Somwar Vrat 2019 | Sawan Somvar 2019 dates

Shravan Somwar Vrat, also spelt as Sawan Somvar Vrat, is highly auspicious vrat observed on Mondays during Shravan Maas in North India, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. Shravan Somwar Vrat 2019 dates in North Indian Hindi panchang are: July 22, July 29, August 5 and August 12. In Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, and Telugu Panchangam Shravana […]

Bhaskara Pavitraropanam

Bhaskara Pavitraropanam (Surya Pavitrotsavam) is observed in Shravana Masam of Telugu Calendar. In 2018, Bhaskara Pavitraropana date is August 17. It falls on Shukla Paksha Saptami on Shravan Month. On this day, Surya Narayana Swamy is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra Samarpana is a ritual observed throughout Shravana Masa for each God a day. As […]

Durga Pavitraropanam

Durga Pavitraropanam (Durga Devi Pavitrotsavam) is a ritual observed in Shravana Masam as per Telugu Panchangam. In 2018, Durga Pavitraropanam date is August 18. It falls on Shukla Paksha Ashtami on Shravan Month. On this day, Goddess Durga is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra Samarpana is a ritual observed throughout Shravana Masa for each God […]

Shravana Masam Puja: Pooja Procedure during Shukla Paksha in Sawan Month

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Shravana Masam puja or pooja procedure in Sawan month is very different yet auspicious than other months in Hinduism. As we know the importance and significance of Shravan month, Shravana masa Shukla Paksha is highly auspicious fortnight. In 2019, Shukla Paksha in Shravan Month begins on August 2 and ends on August 15 with Shravan […]

Tripura Bhairavi Pavitraropanam

Tripura Bhairavi Pavitraropanam (Tripura Bhairavi Pavitra Samarpana) is a ritual observed in Shravana Masam as per Telugu Panchangam. In 2018, Tripura Bhairavi Pavitraropanam date is August 14. It falls on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi on Shravan Month. On this day, Goddess Tripura Bhairavi Dasamahavidya is worshipped by offering Pavitra (cotton threads). Pavitra Samarpana is a ritual observed throughout Shravana […]

Budh Pujan in Shravan Month

Budh Pujan, a vrat dedicated to Lord Budha (Planet Mercury) of Navagrahas, is observed on Budhwar (Wednesdays) in Shravan Month. In 2019, Budh Pujan dates are: August 7, August 14, August 21 and August 28 as per Marathi calendar. It is mainly observed in Maharashtra and some places in Karnataka and Gujarat. Those who are […]

Shravan Guruvar Puja | Brihaspati Puja in Shravan Month

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Brihaspati Puja (Guru graha Puja) is the main ritual performed on Shravan Guruvar (Thursday in Shravan month). In 2019, Shravan Guruvar Brihaspati Puja dates are: July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15 in North Indian calendars. Brihaspati Vrat 2019 dates in Marathi and Gujarati calendars are – August 8, August 15, […]

Hanuman Puja in Shravan Month | Ashwattha Maruti Poojan on Shravan Shanivar

Shravan Shanivar is dedicated to Lord Hanuman Puja. This vrat is also known as Ashwattha Maruti Poojan in Maharashtra and some parts of Gujarat. Ashwattha Maruti Poojan 2019 dates are – August 3, August 10, August 17 and August 24. Usually Shanivar or Saturday is dedicated to Hanuman Puja and in Shravan month Lord Hanuman […]

Shravan Month 2019 in Goa & Konkan regions: Pujas & Vratas during Shravan Maas

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Shravan month is the second month in Chaturmas, four holy months in Hinduism. Shravan month is considered as most auspicious month for the Hindus in Goa and Konkan regions. In 2019, Shravan Maas begins on August 2  and ends on August 30. People follow all the rules or codes of Shravan month and observe Shravan […]