Ashwattha Maruti Poojan 2018


Ashwattha Maruti Poojan is a highly auspicious puja observed in Shravan Month on all Saturdays (Shravan Shanivar). In 2018, Ashwattha Maruti Poojan dates are – August 18, August 25, September 1 and September 8. Also popular as Shravan Shanivar Vrat, Ashwattha Maruti Poojan which is dedicated to Lord Hanuman Puja, is mainly observed in Maharashtra and […]

Sawan Month Puja in Madhura Dwarkadhish Temple

Sawan Month Puja in Madhura Dwarkadhish Temple – Sawan month marks the beginning of monsoon season in India. It is also a favorite month for Lord Krishna. Madhura Dwarkadhish Temple is the best holy place to visit during Sawan month. Large number of devotees throng the temple and offer special pujas to Lord Sri Krishna. […]

Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya 2018 | Ashunya Sayana Vrata

Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya Vrata (Ashunya Sayana Vrat) is an important austerity dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. In 2018, Ashunya Shayan Dwitiya Vrat date in North India is July 30. It is observed on Krishna Paksha Dwitiya in Shravan Month as per North Indian calendars. It coincides with Ashada Krishna Dwitiya as per Marathi, […]

Shravan Shukravar Puja 2017 starts in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka & Andhra Pradesh


Shravan Shukravar puja or Puja on Fridays in Shravan month is considered as highly auspicious vrat in many communities of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. Shravan Shukravar Puja 2017 starts on July 28 in the above states with utmost gaiety. Large numbers of devotees throng the temples around the states and worshipped the Goddess. While […]

Mangala Gauri Puja 2018 | 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 2018 dates are Tuesday, 14 […]

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 2018, Budh Pujan dates are: August 15, August 22, August 29 and September 5 as per Marathi calendar. It is mainly observed in Maharashtra and some places in Karnataka and Gujarat. Those who are […]

Vittal Pujan on Budhvar in Shravan Month

Budhvar (Wednesdays) in Shravan month is dedicated to Lord Vittal (Vithala of Pandharpur). In 2018, Budh Pujan dates are: August 15, August 22, August 29 and September 5 as per Marathi calendar. Vittal Pujan is observed on Wednesdays in Shravan Maas in Maharashtra and some parts of Karnataka (North Karnataka – Gulbarga, Bidar, Belgaum, Bijapur, […]

Shravan Guruvar Puja | Brihaspati Puja in Shravan Month


Brihaspati Puja (Guru graha Puja) is the main ritual performed on Shravan Guruvar (Thursday in Shravan month). In 2018, Shravan Guruvar Brihaspati Puja dates are:  August 2, August 9, August 16 and August 23 in North Indian calendars. Brihaspati Vrat 2018 dates in Marathi and Gujarati calendars are – August 16, August 23, August 30 and […]

Jara Jivantika Puja 2018 | Jivantika Vrat, Shravani Shukravar puja

Jivantika Maa

Jara Jivantika Puja, Jivantika Vrat is observed on Shravani Shukravar (Fridays in Shravan month) in Maharashtra and Gujarat. In 2018, Jara Jivantika Puja dates are – 17 August, 24 August, 31 August and September 7. Jivantika vrat is dedicated to Jivantika Maa who is believed as an incarnation of Goddess Parvati. Jara Jivantika Vrat katha or […]

Shravan Amavasya | Amavasya in Shravan Month

Shravan Amavasya is the No Moon day in Shravan month. Shravan Amavasya is observed as Pithori Amavasya in North India and Polala Amavasya in Andhra Pradesh. In 2017, Shravan Amavasya date is July 23 in North Indian Hindi calendars and where it is on August 21 as per Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, and Telugu calendars. Pola or Bail Pola […]

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 2017 dates are – 29 July, August 5, August 12 and August 19. Usually Shanivar or Saturday is dedicated to Hanuman Puja and in Shravan month Lord Hanuman […]

Shravan Maas 2018 in Marathi Calendar

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 […]

Shravana Masa 2017 (Shravana Month) in Kannada Panchanga

Goddess Lakshmi

Shravana masa or Shravana month is the 5th month in Hindu calendar or Kannada panchanga followed in Karnataka. In 2017, Shravana masa starts on July 24 and ends on August 21. Kannada Shravanamasa Shukla Paksha begins on July 24 and ends on August 7 in 2017. Kannada Sravanamasa Krishna paksha starts on begins on August 8 and ends on August 21. The similar Panchanga […]

Second Shravan Somvar in 2017

17 July 2017  is 2nd Shravan Somvar in North Indian Hindi calendars and it is on 31 July 2017 as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars. 17 July falls on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Shravan Month in Purnimant calendars whereas it is Ashada Krishna Ashtami in Amavasyant calendars. In North Indian calendars, Shravan Month begins on July 10 and […]

Raksha Panchami 2017 | Rekha Panchami

Raksha Panchami (Rekha Panchami) is observed on the fifth day in second half during Shravan month. In 2017, Raksha Panchami date is August 12. It is believed that who missed to tie Rakhi or getting tied the Rakhi on Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi Pournima, will tie and get tied Rakhi on Raksha Panchami. On Raksha […]

Shravani Mela Special Trains 2017 to Sultanganj, Jasidih

Shravani Mela Special Trains 2017 to Jasidih, Sultanganj Special Trains for Shravani Mela 2017 in July, August. Sultanganj Special Trains for Shravani Mela 2017 श्रावण मास के दौरान बाबाधाम जानेवाले यात्रियों की सुविधा को ध्यान में रखते हुए पूर्व रेलवे प्रशासन ने 65 जोड़ी श्रावण मेला स्पेशल ट्रेन चलाने का फैसला किया है. इसमें 31 जोड़ी […]

Shrawan Month 2018 in Nepali calendar, Nepal Shravan Maas

Shrawan Month, Shravan Maas is the 4th month in traditional Nepali Hindu calendar followed in Nepal and some other surrounding places of the country. In 2018, Nepali Shrawan month begins on 17 July and ends on 16 August 2018. This is the 2075 Hindu year in Bikram Panchang of Nepal (Nepali Patro). Shrawan month is considered […]

Shravan Somwar Vrat 2018 | Sawan Somvar 2018 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 2018 dates in North Indian Hindi panchang are: July 30, August 6, August 13 and August 20. In Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, and Telugu Panchangam Shravana Somvar […]

First Shravan Somvar in 2017


10 July 2017 is First Shravan Somvar in North Indian Hindi calendars. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars, it is on 24 July. And in Nepali calendar, first Shravan Somvar Vrat date is July 17. 10 July falls on Krishna Paksha Pratipada in Shravan Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars; in Ashada Month as per Purnimant Panchangams. […]

Kher Puja 2018 in Tripura

Ker Puja is an important tribal festival celebrated during Shravan month in Tripura. Usually, Kerpuja begins two weeks after Kharchi Puja. In 2018, Kher Puja date is August 4. Ker Puja is performed by Tripura’s royal family within their place. It is performed for the welfare, integration, and prosperity of the state. Goddess Ker is […]