Articles tagged under: Shravan

Shravan 2018 in Gujarat from August 12

July 31, 2018
Shravan 2018 in Gujarat from August 12

Gandhinagar: Auspicious Shravan month in Gujarat will begin from August 12 this year. Some of major festivals during the month will include Janmashtami, Raksha Bandhan, Nag Panchami, Shitla Satam, Durgashtami, Dashama vrat and Shivratri. Apart from this, the holidays of Independence Day, Pateti, Bakra Eid will also come in this period. Shravan is considered a holy month dedicated to bhakti, puja, archana of Hindu Gods. Mondays during Shravan are considered most auspicious. Devotees visit Shiv...Read More

Auspicious month of Shravan begins

July 27, 2014

Ahmedabad, 27 July 2014 The auspicious month of Gujarati Hindus Shravan begins today. The month will conclude on 25th of August with Amas. Some of the festivals/holidays during the holy month of Shravan are following: 27 July - Pushya Nakshatra(begining of Shravan) 10 August - Raksh Bandhan/Balev (holiday) 14 August - Nag Panchami 16 August - Shitala Satam 17 August - Janmashtami (holiday) 18 August - Parana 25 August Somvati Amavasya(end of Shrava...Read More

Holy month of Shravan begins, Gujarat gears up for series of festivals

August 07, 2013

By our correspondent, Somnath, 7 August 2013 Holy month of Shravan begins today. Besides thousands of small Shiv mandirs, Gujarat has two Jyotirlinga - Shri Somnath mahadev mandir at Somnath and Nageshwar mandir near Dwarka. Both will attract lacs of visitors during the holy month which ends at 5th of September. The month of Shravan will witness several festivals. Raksha bandhan will be celebrated on 20th of August, Nag panchami on 25th, Janmashtami will be celebra...Read More