Kannada Ashada Masam 2014 – Ashad Month 2014 in Hindu Karnataka Calendar

Ashad Masam is the fourth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Ashada Masa 2014 is from June 28 to July 26, 2014. Kumara Sashti, Shami Gowri Vrata, Bhanu Saptami, Chatur Mas Vrata and Bheemana Amavasya are some of the auspicious days in the month.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Ashada Masam are: July 10 and July 24

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Ashada Masam are:
Dev Shayani Ekadasi – July 9
Kamika Ekadasi – July 22

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesha is on July 15, 2014 – Moonrise is at 9:30 PM – Indian standard time.

Kannada Ashada Month 2014 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Ashada Masa 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from June 28 to July 12, 2014.
Kannada Ashad Masam 2014 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from July 13 to July 26, 2014.

Ashada Purnima in Kannada Ashada Month
Ashada Purnima or Full moon day is on July 12, 2014. The Purnima Vrat is marked on July 11.
The Purnima begins at 8:33 PM on July 12 and ends at 4:55 PM on July 12. Vyasa and Guru Purnima Vrat are observed on July 12.

Ashada Amavasi in Kannada Ashada Month
Ashad Amavasya or No moon day is on July 26, 2014. The Amavasi begins at 1:46 AM on July 26, 2014 and ends at 4:11 AM on July 27, 2014.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Ashada Masa are:
Chatur Mas Vrata begins – July 9
Go Padma Vrata begins – July 9
Chukkala Amavasi and Gauri Vratam – July 26
Bheemana Amavasya – July 26

Please note that Ashada Mahina 2014 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from June 14 to July 12.

Ashada Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Kannada Calendar.

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Shravana Masam.

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