Kannada Ashada Masam 2015 – Ashad Month 2015 in Hindu Karnataka Calendar

Ashad Masam is the fourth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Ashada Masa 2015 is from July 17 to August 14, 2015. Kumara Sashti, Shami Gowri Vrata, Bhanu Saptami, Chatur Mas Vrata and Bheemana Amavasya are some of the auspicious days in the month.

Note - There is an extra ashada month or Adhi Ashada Month in Kannada Calendar in 2015. It is from June 17 to July 16. You can find all details about Extra Ashada month here.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Ashada Masam are: July 29 and August 11

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Ashada Masam are:
Dev Shayani Ekadasi – July 27
Kamika Ekadasi – August 10

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesha is on August 3 – Moonrise is at 9:30 PM – Indian standard time

Kannada Ashada Month 2015 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Ashada Masa 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from July 17 to July 31, 2015.
Kannada Ashad Masam 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from August 1 to August 14, 2015.

Ashada Purnima in Kannada Ashada Month
Ashada Purnima or Full moon day is on July 31, 2015. The Purnima Vrat is marked on July 30.
The Purnima begins at 7:01 PM on July 30 and ends at 4:13 PM on July 31. Vyasa and Guru Purnima Vrat are observed on July 31, 2015.

Ashada Amavasi in Kannada Ashada Month
Ashad Amavasya or No moon day is on August 14, 2015. The Amavasi begins at 6:49 PM on August 13, 2015 and ends at 8:23 PM on August 14, 2015.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Ashada Masa are:
Chatur Mas Vrata begins – July 27
Go Padma Vrata begins – July 27
Chukkala Amavasi and Gauri Vratam – August 14
Bheemana Amavasya – August 14

Please note that Ashada Mahina 2015 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from July 3 to July 31.

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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