Shravan Month start date in 2017 - Sawan Mahina Beginning date



Shravan Month is the fifth month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India and is a holy month dedicated to Hindu God Shiva. Shravan Month start date in 2017 in North India is July 10. Sawan mahina beginning date in southern and western parts of India is different.

July 10, 2017 starting date is for calendars followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar and Chhattisgarh and other North Indian states. A month in these regions is calculated from the day after Purnima or full moon to the next Purnima. 

Shravan month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh begins on July 24, 2017.