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 […]

Aditya Pujan in Shravan Month | Surya Bhagwan Pooja


Aditya Pujan is observed on Sundays in Shravan month in Maharashtra & some parts of Gujarat. In 2019, Aditya Pujan dates are: August 4, August 11, August 18 and August 25. As each day of Shravan maas is dedicated for a specific vrata or puja, Surya Bhagwan is worshipped on Aditya Pujan days for better […]

Shravan Maas 2019 in Marathi Calendar

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Shravan Maas (Sawan mahina or Shravan month) is the 5th month in Marathi calendar of Maharashtra and some Konkan regions. In 2019, Shravan maas begins on August 2 and ends on August 30. Shravan month is the most favorite month for Lord Shiva. Shiv bhagwan drank Halahal and became Neelkanth during the Samudra Manthan (churning […]