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Kannada Ashada Masam 2018 – Ashada Month 2018 in Hindu Karnataka Calendar - Ashada Masa

Ashad Masam is the fourth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Ashada Masa 2018 is from July 14 to August 11, 2018. Kumara Sashti, Shami Gowri Vrata, Bhanu Saptami, Chatur Mas Vrata and Bheemana Amavasya are some of the auspicious days in the mofth.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Ashada Masam are: July 25 and August 9

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Ashada Masam are:
Dev Shayani Ekadasi – July 23
Kamika Ekadasi – August 8

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesha is on July 31 – Moonrise is at 8:42 PM – Indian standard time

Kannada Ashada Month 2018 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Ashada Masa 2018 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from July 14 to July 27, 2018.
Kannada Ashad Masam 2018 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from July 28 to August 11, 2018.

Ashada Purnima in Kannada Ashada Month
  • Ashada Purnima or Full moon day is on July 27, 2018. 
  • The Purnima Vrat is marked on July 27.
  • The Purnima begins at 10:32 PM on July 26 and ends at 12:33 AM on July 28. 
  • Vyasa and Guru Purnima Vrat are observed on July 27.
Ashada Amavasi in Kannada Ashada Month
Ashad Amavasya or No moon day is on August 11, 2018.
The Amavasi begins at 6:01 PM on August 10 and ends at 3:35 PM on August 11

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Ashada Masa are:
Chatur Mas Vrata begins – July 24
Go Padma Vrata begins – July 24
Chukkala Amavasi and Gauri Vratam – August 11
Bheemana Amavasya – August 11

Please note that Ashada Mahina 2018 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from June 29 to July 27.

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

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Shravana Masam.

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