August 2022 Hindu Calendar

Hindu Calendar 2022 August | अगस्त 2022 हिंदू कैलेंडर

August is the month that not only has spiritual (आध्यात्मिक) and mythological (पौराणिक) importance but even has national significance. India is the land of diversity and unity where several festivals (त्योहार) are celebrated as one family. The Hindu calendar 2022 is known to be the best option the track all the holidays provided on the national level. 

कैलेंडर को महत्वपूर्ण उपकरण जैसे दिनांक (तिथि), समय, नक्षत्र, आदि को ध्यान में रखते हुए लिखा गया है। इस महीने में भारतीय पारगम्य की सबसे महत्वपूर्ण तिथि 15 अगस्त 2022 को स्वतंत्रता दिवस के रूप में मनाई जाती है। इस बीच, यह भी ऐसी तिथियां हैं जो धार्मिक आस्था से संबंधित हैं जैसे कृष्ण जन्माष्टमी और रक्षा बंधन, और भी बहुत कुछ। इस महीने के लिए महत्वपूर्ण तिथियों आदि पर एक नज़र डालें।

Hindu Calendar 2022 August
Hindu Calendar 2022 August

Shravan Somwar Vrat (श्रवण सोमवार व्रत) –

This is the festival that begins from the 1st Monday of the Shravan month. During this period devotees observe fast for the entire day and worship lord shiva to seek his divine blessing. This is the month devoted to lord shiva and the goddess Parvati. 

श्रावण मास में कुल ४ सोमवार होते हैं जो भक्तों के लिए शुभ माने जाते हैं लेकिन कुछ भक्त एक बेहतर और समझदार पति की तलाश के लिए पूरे १६ सप्ताह तक उपवास प्रक्रिया को जारी रखते हैं। श्रावण सोमवार व्रत की मुख्य महत्वपूर्ण तिथियां हैं:

  • First Shravan Somwar Vrat: July 18, 2022, Monday
  • Second Shravan Somwar Vrat: July 25, 2022, Monday
  • Third Shravan Somwar Vrat:  August 1, 2022, Monday
  • Fourth Shravan Somwar Vrat: August 8, 2022, Monday

First Mangala Gauri Vrat (फर्स्ट मंगला गौरी व्रत) –

Shravana is a holy month as per the calendar 2022, Hindu panchang. This is the month idol for worshipping lord shiva and goddess Parvati who is even admired as Mangala Gauri Mata.

यह उत्सव इस शुभ महीने के प्रत्येक मंगलवार को मनाया जाता है जब लोगों को भगवान शिव की पत्नी, माँ पार्वती को प्रसन्न करने के लिए उपवास करना होता है। इस व्रत की शुभ तिथियां इस प्रकार हैं:

  • First Mangala Gauri Vrat: July 19, 2022, Tuesday
  • Second Mangala Gauri Vrat: July 26, 2022, Tuesday
  • Third Mangala Gauri Vrat: August 2, 2022, Tuesday
  • Fourth Mangala Gauri Vrat: August 9, 2022, Tuesday
Hindu Calendar 2022 August with Festivals
Hindu Calendar 2022 August with Festivals

Nag Panchami (नाग पंचमी) –

Na Panchami is the day of traditional worship devoted to nagas or snakes by Hindus, Jains, and Buddhists. This festival comes on every fifth day of the brightest lunar month of Shravan.

भारत के लोग खुद को भगवान शिव से जुड़े हुए पाते हैं और इसलिए भगवान से सर्पों से सुरक्षा पाने की प्रार्थना करते हैं। यह शुभ दिन 2 अगस्त 2022, मंगलवार को है।

Rakhi (राखी) –

This is the festival that creates a strong bond between brother and sister. On this day sisters tie, rakhi in the hand of their brother and return get gifts and promises to protect from all evil in the future. It is known to come every year on the Shukla paksha (शुक्लपक्ष)  Purnima tithi of Shravan month dated as 11th august 2022.

Kajari Teej (कजरी तीज) –

All of the Teej vrat is for married women they need to go for a nirjala fast on this day i.e. right from the beginning of the day till even of the tithi. Kajari Teej is even known as Badi Teej that is celebrated for a week.

इस दिन महिलाएं मेहंदी लगाकर नए कपड़े पहनती हैं और निमड़ी माता की पूजा करती हैं। वे व्रत कथा को ध्यान से सुनते हैं और चंद्रमा की प्रार्थना करने के बाद अपने पति के हाथ से एक गिलास पानी पीकर उपवास तोड़ते हैं। यह उत्सव राखी के तीन दिन बाद यानी भाद्रपद, कृष्ण तृतीया दिनांक 14 अगस्त 2022, रविवार को आयोजित किया जाता है।

Hindu Calendar 2022 August multi-colored
Hindu Calendar 2022 August multi-colored

Janmashtami *Smarta (जन्माष्टमी) –

Janmashtami is the celebration that is recognized as the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. This festival is celebrated by the smarta sect and Vaishnavas and is even recognized with different names Krishna Ashtami(कृष्णा अष्टमी) and Gokul Ashtami(गोकुल अष्टमी). The rituals and puja are performed to seek the blessing of Lord Krishna. This occasion occurs in the Krishna Ashtami tithi of Bhadrapada which is held on 18th august 2022, Thursday.

Dahi Handi (दही हांडी) –

Dahi handi is a competitive event that is associated with Krishna Janmashtami (कृष्णा जन्माष्टमी). This is the event that is held in the Krishna Navami tithi of Bhadrapada (भाद्रपद की कृष्ण नवमी तिथि).  This festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the states of Maharashtra and Gujarat. People form a pyramid to break the handi filled with curd. This handi is located at a great height which can be broken after getting united with one another. The event is followed by jhaanki and dance that is admired by Lord Krishna. It is dated 19th august 2022, Friday on the Hindu calendar.

Bhadrapada Amavasya (भाद्रपद अमावस्या) –

Pithori amavasya is even called as Bhadrapada Amavasya. This is the day with no moon in August and September. It is believed that praying on this night would help one to get rid of their past sins as well as malicious feelings that are driven out of mind. It helps to start fresh in terms of the spiritual and optimistic note. Many people observe this fast to get guided for gaining harmony and peace. Devotees on this day visit the Ganga river to pray for ancestors and loved ones’ souls to rest in peace and harmony. Rituals are performed at the residence or in the temple for their forefathers. It is dated on 27th August  2022, Saturday in the August Hindu Calendar 2022 as a Krishna Amavasya of Ashwina month.

Hartalika Teej (हरतालिका तीज) –

Hartalika Teej is one of the most auspicious festivals celebrated by women for a happy and prosperous marital life. This occasion comes on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi and is even considered to be celebrated one month after hariyali Teej. This festive is remarked on the Shukla Tritiya of Bhadrapada month as per the Hindu Calendar 2022 pdf. Women on this day observe fast and worship lord shiva and goddess Parvati(भगवान शिव और देवी पार्वती) to fetch the blessing of the deity. This is a sort of Nirmala fast in which women wear new clothes and other accessories that depict their marital status and start to perform the ritual from early morning. 

August 2022 Festivals –

August 2022Festivals
2 TuesdayNag Panchami
8 MondayShravana Putrada Ekadashi
9 TuesdayPradosh Vrat (S)
11 ThursdayRaksha Bandhan
12 FridayShravana Purnima Vrat
14 SundayKajari Teej
15 MondaySankashti Chaturthi
17 WednesdaySimha Sankranti
19 FridayJanmashtami
23 TuesdayAja Ekadashi
24 WednesdayPradosh Vrat (K)
25 ThursdayMasik Shivaratri
27 SaturdayBhadrapada Amavasya
30 TuesdayHartalika Teej
31 WednesdayGanesh Chaturthi