Raksha Panchami 2020 | Rekha Panchami

Raksha Panchami (Rekha Panchami) is observed on the fifth day in second half during Shravan month. In 2020, Raksha Panchami date is August 8. 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 […]

Chandra Darshan July 2020 | Shravan Month Chandra Darshanam

Moonrise at Temple

July 22, 2020 is Chandra Darshan (Shravana Maasa Chandra Darshan). It falls in Shravan Month (Shravana Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Karnataka. And it falls in Aadi Masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam Month of Malayalam calendar and Shraban Month of Bengali Panjika and Shrawan Month […]

Mangala Gauri Puja 2020 | 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 2020 dates are Tuesday, 21 […]

Shravana Masam 2020 | Sravanamasam in Telugu Calendar

Varalakshmi Vratham Sankalpam

Shravana Masam, Sravan month, is the 5th month in traditional Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. In 2020, Sravana masam starts on 21 July and ends on August 19 with Shravana Amavasya. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Sravanamasam is dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi and Goddess Gauri. Nagula Panchami, Mangala Gauri Vratham, Varalakshmi Vratham, Rakhi Purnima, Sri […]

Shrawan Month 2020 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 2020, Nepali Shrawan month begins on 16 July and ends on 16 August 2020. This is the 2077 Hindu year in Bikram Panchang of Nepal (Nepali Patro). Shrawan month is considered […]

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 2020, Budh Pujan dates are: July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12 and August 19 as per Marathi calendar. It is mainly observed in Maharashtra and some places in Karnataka and Gujarat. Those […]

Shravan Maas 2020 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 2020, Shravan maas begins on July 21 and ends on August 19. Shravan month is the most favorite month for Lord Shiva. Shiv bhagwan drank Halahal and became Neelkanth during the Samudra Manthan (churning […]

Shravan Month 2020 in Goa & Konkan regions: Pujas & Vratas during Shravan Maas


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 2020, Shravan Maas begins on July 21 and ends on August 19. People follow all the rules or codes of Shravan month and observe Shravan […]

Shravana Masa 2020 (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 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 […]

Shraban Month 2020 in Bengali calendar | Shravan Mash dates

Shraban Month (Shravan Mash) is the 4th month in traditional Bengali calendar followed in West Bengal. In 2020, Shraban month starts on 17th July and ends on 17th August. Shraban Mash is very auspicious month as per Bengali Hindu beliefs. This is the year of 1427 in Bengali Panjika. Shivling Puja, Manasa Devi Ashtanag Puja, […]

Jara Jivantika Puja 2020 | 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 2020, Jara Jivantika Puja dates are – July 24, July 31, August 7 and August 14. Jivantika vrat is dedicated to Jivantika Maa who is believed as an incarnation of Goddess Parvati. Jara Jivantika Vrat katha […]

Kher Puja 2020 in Tripura

Ker Puja is an important tribal festival celebrated during Shravan month in Tripura. Usually, Kerpuja begins two weeks after Kharchi Puja. In 2020, Kher Puja date is July 14. 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 […]

Sravana Masam end date 2020 | Last day of Shravan Month

Sravana Masam end date in 2020 is August 19, Shravana Amavasya (Polala Amavasya / Pithori Amavasya) in Hindu calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa. According to North Indian calendars, Shravan Month end date is Shravan Purnima, 3 August 2020. As per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Gujarati calendars, Shravan Month begins […]

Narali Purnima 2020 | Narial Pournami

Narali Purnima (Narial Pournami) is regional festival of Maharashtra. Narali Purnima is observed on Shravan Purnima, the Full moon day in Sawan month. In 2020, Nariyal Poornima date is August 3. Narial Purnima is a traditional festival observed mainly in Coastal Maharashtra. Narali Pournami festival marks the Thanksgiving Day to Sea God. Some people also […]

Shravan Purnima (Shravana Pournami), Full Moon Day in Sawan Month

Shravan Purnima or Shravana Pournami, the Poornima day in Shravan month (July – August), is one of the most auspicious days as per Hinduism. Many auspicious pujas and rituals are observed during Sravana Purnima. In 2020, Shravan Purnima date is August 3. On the day of Shravan Purnima, Raksha bandhan is celebrated as a fond […]

Shravan Maas Mahatmya Katha | Importance of Shravan Mahina

What is Shravan Maas Mahatmya, the importance of Shravan Mahina? Sawan month or Shravan maas is the fifth Hindu month. As per the Hindu scriptures and Vedas, Shravan maas is considered as highly auspicious month. In Vedas, Sawan month is described as ‘Nabhas’. Shravan Purnima (the full moon day in Shravana masam) coincides with with […]

Importance of Shiva Pooja in Shravan Month (Shivalinga Puja, Rudrabhisheka Pooja)


What is the importance Shiva Pooja in Shravan Month (Shivalinga Puja, Rudrabhisheka Pooja)? Why devotees perform Shiva Pooja in Shravan Month? Shravan Month is the favorite month for Lord Shiva and the somvar is the most auspicious for Shiva Pooja. Mainly on Shravan Somvar, Shiva Poojan is performed very widely throughout India, Nepal and all other […]

Shravan Month 2021 | Sawan Mahina in 2021 | Shravana Masam dates

Shravana Masam (Shravan month, Sawan mahina), is very auspicious Hindu month. Each and everyday during the Shravana Mas has some significance. Shravan Month 2021 in North Indian Hindi Calendars In 2021, Shravan Month begins on July 25 and ends on August 22 as per North Indian Hindi calendars. Krishna Paksha of Shravan Maas begins on […]

First Shravan Somvar in 2020


6 July 2020 is First Shravan Somvar in North Indian Hindi calendars. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars, it is on 27 July. And in Nepali calendar, first Shravan Somvar Vrat date is July 20. 6 July falls on Krishna Paksha Pratipada in Shravan Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars; in Ashada Month […]

Shravan Somwar Vrat 2020 | Sawan Somvar 2020 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 2020 dates in North Indian Hindi panchang are: July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27 and August 3. In Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, and Telugu […]