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Shravan Maas 2020 in Gujarat – Sawan Month in Traditional Hindu Gujarati Calendar in 2020

Shravan Maas is the tenth month in a traditional Hindu Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Shravan Maas 2020 is from July 21 to August 19. The auspicious days in the month include Pavitra Baras, Raksha Bandhan, Nag Pancham, Randhan Chath and Sri Krishna Janmashtami. Special pujas and rituals are observed on the Mondays in the month and this is known as Shravani Somvar.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Sawan Maas
Putrada Ekadasi – July 30
Aja Ekadasi –  August 15

Shravan Maas Sud Padvo and Vad Padvo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha

Shravan Gujarati calendar 2020 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from July 21 to August 3.
Shravan Maas 2020 Vad Padvo Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from August 4 to August 19.

Purnima in Gujarati Shravan month 2020
Shravan Purnima or Full moon day is on August 3, 2020.
The Purnima begins at 9:28 PM on August 2 and ends at 9:29 PM on August 3.
Raksha Bandhan is observed on August 3.
Rik Shravani (August 4).

Amas in Gujarati Shravan month 2020
Sawan Amas or No moon day is on August 19.
The Amavasi begins at 10:39 AM on August 18 and ends at 8:11 AM on August 19.
Pola is observed on August 18.
Pithori Amavasya is on August 18.

Shravan Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh – August 1
Pradosh – August 16

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh in Shravan Month is August 7 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:55 PM – Indian Standard Time.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Sawan Mahina are:
Nag Panchami - July 25
Pavitra Baras – July 31
Phool Kajali Vrat – August 6
Bol choth – August 7
Nag Pancham – August 8
Randhan Chath – August 9
Shitala Satam –  August 10
Krishna Janmashtami –  August 12

Please note that Shravan month 2020 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from July 6 to August 3.

Shravan Month in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Gujarati Calendar.

Next month in Gujarati calendar is the Bhadrapad or Bhadarva month.

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