Hariyali Amavasya 2020: The holy month of Shravan is going on and people are busy with the celebrations. Shravan is commonly known as Sawan and has a special connection with Lod Shiva and his wife Parvati. People believe that worshipping them in the holy month os Sawan will give them moksha or salvation.
In Tamil Nadu, Sawan is known as Avani and has a special significance on Mondays. Usually, people fast on Mondays as it is considered auspicious. It should be noted that New Moon days are important in Sawan especially when it falls on Monday. It is known as Shravani Amavasya or Hariyali Amavasya as it is celebrated three days before Teej.
Hariyali Amavasya 2020 details
Date of Hariyali Amavasya in 2020
This year Hariyali Amavasya 2020 will be celebrated on July 20.
Timings for Puja Vidhi
The Pooja rituals will start at 12:10 am till 11.02 pm in the evening. Amavasya has special importance in Hindu culture and on this day people pay tribute to their ancestors.
Hariyali Amavasya Pooja rituals
On this day, people and especially women worship peepal, banana or tulsi tree. A special puja is also organized worship Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Somvati Amavasya is also celebrated on this day.