Sawan 2022 Start Date, End Date, Shivratri, Sawan Somwar, Calendar

Sawan 2022 Start Date, End Date, Shivratri, Sawan Somwar, Calendar – The most pious month for Hindus is about to start soon when almost all the devotees fast and pray to Lord Shiva. The month of Sawan is said to be the month that is Lord Shiva’s favorite and so devotees follow several rituals to pray to Shiva during this time.

Sawan 2022 Start Date

If you have been waiting for the Sawan month to start and have a question that Sawan Kab Se Hai according to the English calendar, here is the answer.

The start and end dates of Sawan vary throughout the country depending upon the diverse culture that our country follows. This is because the Northern part of India follows the calendar based on Amanta Lunar while the Southern part of the country follows the calendar based on Purnimanta.

Sawan 2022 is starting on 14th July 2022 for the following states of India:

Bihar Punjab
Chhattisgarh Rajasthan
Himachal Pradesh Uttar Pradesh
Jharkhand Uttarakhand

Madhya Pradesh

But again Sawan 2022 is starting on 29th July 2022 for the below states of the country:

Andhra Pradesh Telangana
Goa Maharashtra
Gujarat Karnataka

Tamil Nadu

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Sawan Shivratri 2022 Date

Maha Shivratri 2022 has been already celebrated on 1st March 2022. But many devotees of Lord Shiva also celebrate the Shivratri which falls during the Sawan month. This year, Sawan Shivratri will be celebrated on 26th July 2022, which is on Tuesday.

While the start dates and end dates for Sawan differ in the two zones of India, the date for Sawan Shivratri remains the same for all the parts of the country.

Sawan Somwar 2022

As the festival of Sawan is celebrated for an entire month, there are a total of 4 Somwar or Mondays. This special day of the week has special significance as it is said to be the day of Lord Shiva.

According to Hindu mythology, each day of the week has been devoted to the important gods such as Thursdays for Lord Vishnu and Mondays for Lord Shiva.

On Mondays of Sawan, the devotees go for Rudrabhishek and offer all favorite items of Shiva which are Milk, Bel Patra, and others. If you have been searching for Sawan Ka Pehla Somwar followed by other Somwar dates, here is a complete list.

For the Northern Part of India:

Date Event
18th July 2022  1st Sawan Somwar
25th July 2022  2nd Sawan Somwar
1st August 2022  3rd Sawan Somwar
8th August 2022  Last Sawan Somwar

For the Southern Part of India:

Date Event
1st August 2022 1st Sawan Somwar
8th August 2022 2nd Sawan Somwar
15th August 2022 3rd Sawan Somwar
22nd August 2022 Last Sawan Somwar

Sawan End Date 2022

Apart from knowing the first day of Sawan, it is also essential to know the last date of Sawan. This is because many people who are not capable of following the fasting rituals the entire month wish to follow some of the rituals at least on the last day. Also, there are many individuals who may not follow the rituals but may just stop eating non-vegetarian food for the Sawan month. If you are among such individuals, you must be having the question of Sawan Kab Khatam Hoga.

Sawan 2022 will end on 12th August 2022 for the following states of India:

Bihar Uttarakhand
Jharkhand Himachal Pradesh
Chhattisgarh Punjab
Madhya Pradesh Rajasthan

Uttar Pradesh

Sawan 2022 will end on 27th August 2022 for the below states of the country:

Andhra Pradesh Telangana
Goa Maharashtra
Gujarat Karnataka

Tamil Nadu

Sawan 2022 Hindu Calendar

While the dates for Sawan differ in the English calendar for the two zones of the country, it does not differ according to the Hindu calendar. This is because the calendars followed by the two zones of the country depend upon the lunar movement. So, whether you are following the Amanta Lunar Calendar or the Purnimanta Calendar, Sawan starts on Pratipada or Krishna Paksha and ends on Purnima of Shukla Paksha.

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