What Is Sawan Somvar?
The first day of Sawan Somwar is very auspicious as it the one of the very special day dedicated to Lord Shiva. To get highly auspicious results, devotees keep fast and pray Lord Shiva.
Every year it is celebrated on a large scale. The Solah Somwar fast also start in this month which go ahead 2 week more. Solah Somwar Vrat Katha is considered very auspicious for women.
First Day Of Shravana Month
July 20, Wednesday is the first day of Shravana month. The date and day can be varied place to place in India. And if it is talked about the first Monday of Shravana month, it will be on July 25, 2016.
There are a total number of 4 auspicious Monday in this month and they all will fall on July 25, August 1, August 8 and August 15. The last day of Shravana month will be on August 18 which is Thursday.
Sawan Somvar Fast Can Be Categorized Into 3 Categories?
The Sawan Somvar Fast can be categorized into three categories.
Though there are three categories, but the two main deities worshipped on this day are Lord Shiva and Maa Parvati. In this month, they both can be pleased very easily. And that's why it is very popular among the devotees.