Shridhar Dwadasi



Shridhar Dwadasi is observed on the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month. It is dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu. Shridhar Dwadasi 2017 date is August 4. The auspicious day falls on the Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India.

Shridhar is one among the numerous names of Hindu God Vishnu.

Special prayers and rituals are held in Vishnu temples on the day.

The day is also observed as Pavitra Dwadasi and Shravan Dwadasi in North India