The Importance of Shravana Masam


The Importance of Shravana Masam

We are in the one of the most auspicious months of the year – Shravana Masam. The Fridays of this month are very special to all the Hindus. Shravana Masam falls in the months of July and August, September.

Shravan Masam Importance for Hindus:-

Shravana Masam is the fifth month according to the lunar calendar or Hindu calendar. This is one of the most important and holiest months along with Karthika Month. It is dedicated to lord Shiva. This year’s Shravana month is from 24 July 2017 to 21 Aughust 2017. Shravana Masam or also called Shravan in north is equally important for North Indians and South Indians.In Shravana Masam every monday dedicated to lord shiva. Every tuesday dedicated to Mangala gowri, every friday dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi and every satarday dedicated to shani and balaji. In Shravana Masam every second friday will be varalakshmi vratam. Weddings are more in Shravana Masam.

Vara Lakshmi Vratam: –

It is the worship of goddess of wealth. It is celebrated on the last Friday of the bright fortnight in the month of Ashada.  The worship of Maha Lakshmi is performed by married ladies to obtain good progeny, and for the long life of the husband.