Ashada Month, or Ashad Maas, is the fourth month in the traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India – especially in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar and Chhattisgarh. In 2010, Ashada Mahina begins (date) on June 27 and ends on July 26. The current Vikram Samvat year in traditional North Indian calendar is 2067. It must be noted here that Ashada month in calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat begins on July 12, 2010 and ends on August 10, 2010. - you can find more details of it here - Ashada MasamSome of the important auspicious days in the month are Gupt Navratri, Guru Purnima, and Chatur Mas Vrat Begins in Ashad month in North India calendars. Ashada Mahina Krishna Paksha is from June 27 to July 11, 2010.Ashada Mahina Shukla Paksha is from July 12 to July 26, 2010.Other auspicious days in the month are Yogini Ekadashi, Deva Shayani Ekadasi and Jagannath Rath Yatra.