Shravana Masa 2016 – Telugu Sravana Masam in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in 2016 - Shravan Month



Shravana Masam is the fifth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Telugu Sravana Masam 2016 is from August 3 to September 1.  Some of the auspicious days in the month include Mangala Gauri Vratam, Naga Panchami, Varalakshmi Puja, Rig and Yajur Vedi Upkarma and Sri Krishna Jayanti.

Update - Shravan Mahina in North India is from - July 20 to August 18

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh in Shravan Month is August 21 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:55 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Shravana Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Shravana Masa Telugu calendar 2016 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from August 3, 2016 to August 18.
Telugu Shravana Masam 2016 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from August 19 to September 1, 2016.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Shravana Masam are:
Putrada Ekadasi – August 14
Aja Ekadasi – August 28

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Shravana Masam are:
Pradosh – August 15
Pradosh – August 29

Purnima in Telugu Shravana Masam
Shravana Purnima or Full moon day is on August 18, 2016. The Purnima Vrat is marked on August .
The Purnima begins at on August 18 and ends at on August 18. Raksha Bandhan and Upakarma are on August 18.

Amavasi in Telugu Shravana Masam.
Shravan Amavasya is on September 1. The Amavasi begins at on August 31 and ends at on September 1, 2016.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Shravana Masam are:
Madhushrava Tritiya – August 5
Durva Ganapati Vrat – August 6
Nag Panchami – August 7
Kalki Jayanti - August 8
Sheetala Saptami – August 10
Varalakshmi Vrat – August 12
Rig Shravani – August 18
Narali Purnima and Raksha Bandhan – August 18
Sri Krishna Jayanti – August 24

Please note that Shravan month 2016 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from July 20 to August 18.

Shravan Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka is similar to the Telugu Calendar.

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Bhadrapada Masa.