Mahakal ki Sawari is the special processions that are taken out in the Shravan or Sawan month in the
dedicated to Hindu God Shiva. These special rituals are held on the Mondays or Somwar in Shravan Mahina. Mahakal ki Sawari 2013 dates are July 29, August 5, 12 and August 19. The Shravan month in 2013 as per traditional calendars followed in Ujjain Mahakal Temple North India begins on July 23 and ends on August 21.
Special processions of the murti of Lord Shiva are held on all Mondays in the surrounding of the
. Thousands of people arrive to witness this unique ritual. Ujjain Mahakal Temple
This is also the period when the Kanwar Yatra takes place.