Kannada Shravana Masam 2014 – Sravana Masa - Shravan Month in Karnataka in 2014



Sravana Masa is the fifth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Sravana Masam 2014 is from  July 27 to August 25.  Nag Panchami, Varalakshmi Vratam, Ashunya Shayana Vrat, Rg and Yajur Upkarma and Sri Krishna Jayanti.

Mangala Gouri Puja is performed on all Tuesdays in the month.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Shravana Masam are: August 8 and August 22

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Sravana Masam are:
Putrada Ekadasi – August 7
Aja Ekadasi – August 21

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh in Shravan Month is on  August 13 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:04 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kannada Shravana Month 2014 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Sravana Masa 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from July 25, 2014 to August 10.
Kannada Shravana Masam 2014 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from August 11 to August 25, 2014.

Purnima in Kannada Shravana Masam
Shravana Purnima or Full moon day is August 10, 2014. The Purnima Vrat is marked on August 10.
The Purnima begins at 241 AM on August 10 and ends at 12:13 AM on August 11. Raksha Bandhan and Yajur Vedi Upakarma are on August 10.

Amavasi in Kannada Shravana Masam
Shravana Amavasya or No moon day is on August 25. The Amavasi begins at 4:44 PM August 24 and ends at 6:48 PM on August 25, 2014.

Kannada Shravana Masam Festivals and Auspicious days
Naga Chaturthi – July 31
Nag Panchami – August 1
Kalki Jayanti – August 2
Mangala Gowri Vratam on all Tuesdays
Varamahalakshmi Vrat – August 8
Rig Veda Upakarma – August 10
Yajur Veda Upkarma – August 11
Sri Krishna Jayanti – August 17

Please note that Shravan Mahina 2014 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from July 13 to August 10.

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

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Bhadrapad Masa.