Kannada Shravana Masam 2015 – Sravana Masa - Shravan Month in Karnataka in 2015



Sravana Masa is the fifth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Sravana Masam 2015 is from  August 15 to September 13.  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:
Pradosh – August 27
Pradosh – September 8

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Sravana Masam are:
Putrada Ekadasi – August 26
Aja Ekadasi – September 8

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh in Shravan Month is on  September 1 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:55 PM – Indian Standard Time. As September 1 is Tuesday there is Angarak Yog.

Kannada Shravana Month 2015 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Sravana Masa 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from August 15, 2015 to August 29.
Kannada Shravana Masam 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from August 30 to September 13, 2015.

Purnima in Kannada Shravana Masam
Shravana Purnima or Full moon day is August 29, 2015. The Purnima Vrat is marked on August 29.
The Purnima begins at 3:35 AM on August 29 and ends at 12:05 AM on August 30. Raksha Bandhan and Upakarma are on August 29.

Amavasi in Kannada Shravana Masam
Shravana Amavasya or No moon day is on September 13. The Amavasi begins at 8:51 AM on September 12 and ends at 10:39 AM on September 13, 2015.

Kannada Shravana Masam Festivals and Auspicious days
Madhushrava Tritiya – August 17
Durva Ganapati Vrat – August 18
Nag Panchami – August 19
Kalki Jayanti - August 20
Sheetala Saptami – August 23
Varalakshmi Vrat – August 28
Rig Shravani – August 29
Narali Purnima and Raksha Bandhan – August 29
Sri Krishna Jayanti – September 5

Please note that Shravan Mahina 2015 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from August 1 to August 29.

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

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Bhadrapad Masa.