Monthly Panchangam or Monthly Panchang helps to know the best time of the month,one should elect to perform auspicious event or avoid the inauspicious time.It provides the dates for fasts, festivals, Muhurat, Paksha, Nakshatra, Tithi, karana:Vishti/Bhadra, Panchak, other important events along with planetary positions.
Panchangam, August 2018
Monthly Panchangam or Monthly Panchang is an Indian The book refers to the list of zodiacal position of signs, planets and other astronomical data of daily astrology, over a long period used to prepare birth chart and other predictions, the plural of ephemeris is Ephemerides or an Indian calendar. We are giving here the list of Tithi or dates of important holidays, Upvas (Vrat), Parva(festivals), Mela(fairs), Puja, Snan-daan based on this year’s Hindu Panchanga, position of planets and other events of August 2018.
August 2018 Monthly Panchanga/Monthly Panchangam/Indian Calendar
Month (Maas) Shravan/ Bhadrapada
Vikram Samvat: 2075, Saka Samvat: 1940
01 Wed Shravan Krishna Paksha(Purnimant), Sankashti Chaturthi, Rashi: Meen, Nakshatra: Purvabhadrapada, Panchak.
02 Thur Shravan Krishna Panchami, Nag Panchami(Bengal) Rashi: Meen, Nakshatra:Uttarabhadrapada, Panchak.
03 Fri Shravan Krishna Shashti,Rashi: Meen/Mesha, Nakshatra: Revati/Ashwini, Karan: Vishti(Bhadra)Panchak ends.
04 Sat Shravan Krishna Saptami, Bhanu Saptami, Rashi: Mesha, Nakshatra: Ashwini/ Bharini.
05 Sun Shravan Krishna Paksha Ashtami/Navami,Rashi:Mesh/ Vrishabha, Nakshatra:Bharini/Krittika, Friendship Day.
06 Mon Shravan Somvar Vrat, Shravan Krishna Paksha Navami/Dashami,Shravan Somvar Vrat,Rashi: Vrishabha, Nakshatra:Krittika/ Rohini.
07 Tue Shravan Krishna Kamda Ekadashi Vrat, Mangala-Gauri Vrat, Hanuman Darshan, Rashi: Mithun, Nakshatra: Rohini/ Mrigashira, Karana: Vishti.
08 Wed Shravan Krishna Paksha,Vaishnav Kamika Ekadashi/ Dwadashi, Gauna Kamika Ekadashi,Rashi: Mithun, Nakshatra: Mrigashira, Karana: Vishti(Bhadra).
09 Thu Shravan Krishna Paksha Trayodashi/Chaturdashi, Sawan Shivaratri Vrat, Rashi: Mithun/ Karka, Nakshatra: Ardra/Punarvashu, Vishti(Bhadra) ends,Quit India Movement Day.
10 Fri Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi, Rasi: Karka, Nakshatra: Pushya.
11 Sat Shravan Darsha Amavasya, Partial Solar eclipse(not visible in India), Shravan Shanichari Amavasya, Snan-dan Shraddha Amavasya, Rashi: Karka/Simha, Nakshatra: Ashlesha/Magha.
12 Sun Shravan Shukla Paksha Pratipada, Chandra Dardashan,Rashi: Simha, Nakshatra: Magha, International Youth Day.
13 Mon Shravan Somvar Vrat, Shravan Shukla Dwitiya/Tritiya,Hariyali Teej, Rashi:Simha/Kanya, Nakshatra: Purvaphalguni.
14 Tue Shravan Shukla Paksha Teej /Chaturthi, Bhaum Vrat,Mangala-Gauri Vrat, Rashi: Kanya, Nakshatra: Uttara Phalguni, Karana: Vishti(Bhadra).
15 Wed Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi/Panchami, Kalki Jayanti, Nag Panchami, Rashi: Kanya/ Tula, Nakshatra: Hasta, Indian Independence Day.
16 Thu Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami/ Shashti, Rashi:Tula, Nakshatra:Chitra, Karana: Vishti.
17 Fri Shravan Shukla Paksha, Bhanu Saptami/ Shitala Saptami, Simha Surya Sankranti, Rashi:Tula, Nakshatra: Swati, Parsi New Year’s day/Nauraj, Goswami Tulasidas Jayanti.
18 Sat Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami,Rashi: Tula/Vrishchik, Nakshatra:Vishakha, Karana: Vishti, Mela-Nayana Devi, Mela Chintapurni Devi(H.P.)
19 Sun Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami, Rashi: Vrishchik,Nakshatra: Anuradha.
20 Mon Shravan Somvar Vrat, Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami/Dashami,Rashi:Vrishchik, Nakshatra:Jyeshtha.
21 Tue Shravan Shukla Paksha,Shravana Putrada Ekadashi Vrat,Bhaum Vrat /Mangala-Gauri Vrat, Rashi:Dhanu, Nakshatra: Mula.
22 Wed Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadashi, Putrada Ekadashi, Rashi: Dhanu, Nakshatra: Purvashadha, Karana: Vishti (Bhadra), Bakar-eid (Eid-ul-adha).
23 Thu Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadashi,Pradosh Vrat,Varalakshmi Vrat, Rashi: Makar, Nakshatra: Uttarashadha.
24 Fri Shravan Shukla Paksha Trayodashi, Pradosh Vrat, 1st Onam, Rashi: Makar, Nakshatra:Uttarashadha.
25 Sat Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi/ Purnima(Vrat),Thiruvonam, Rashi: Makar/Kumbha, Nakshatra: Shravan/Dhanishta, Karana: Vishti, Panchak begins.
26 Sun Shravana Purnima(Snan-dan), Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan 2018, Gayatri Jayanti, Rashi: Kumbha, Nakshatra: Dhanishta, Panchak, Mela-Champavat. Sanskrit day.
27 Mon Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Pratipada(Purnimant), Rashi: Kumbha, Nakshatra: Satabhisha, Panchak.
28 Tue Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya, Rashi: Meen, Nakshatra: Purvabhadrapada, Panchak.
29 Wed Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Tritiya,Kajari Teej/Sankashti Bahula Chaturthi Vrat,Rashi: Meen, Nakshatra: Uttarabhadrapada, Karana: Vishti, Panchak, National Sports Day.
30 Thu Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha-Sankashti Chaturthi/Bahula Chaturthi, Rashi: Meen/ Mesha, Nakshatra:Revati/ Aswini, Panchak ends.
31 Fri Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Panchami, Rashi: Mesh, Nakshatra: Ashwini.
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Planetary positions for July 2018 (monthly Panchangam)
Sun is in Karka (Cancer),transits to Simha(Leo) on 17th August, 2018.
Mars is When a planet is considered moving backwards in astrology A retrograde planet has less energy or strength in Makar(Capricorn), becomes progressive on 28th August,2018.
Mercury is in Kark(Cancer).
Jupiter is in Tula(Libra).
Venus transits Simha to Kanya(Virgo) on August 01, 2018.
Saturn is retrograde in Sagittarius(Dhanu).
Dragon’s head, used in Indian Vedic astrology is in Kark (Cancer)
Dragon’s tail, used in Indian astrology is in Makar(Capricorn)