Activities to do during Shravan Maas

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Shravan maas is most auspicious for spiritual activities. Devotees performs may spiritual and devotional activities during this holiest month. Here is some must follow spiritual activities you should follow during this shravan maas.

    1. Fasting during shravan maas is considered very auspicious. Waking up early morning, visiting the Shiva temple, and offering a mixture of milk, ghee, yogurt, gangajal, and honey also known as Panchamrut along with Bilva leaves is a must. One can have milk and milk products, fruits and other fasting approved items during this time.

    2. It is believed that one who worships Lord Shiva during this time, experience major changes in life. Performing the Rudram Chamkam puja is extremely beneficial for a healthy, prosperous and wealthy life.

    3. People who are ill or going through critical life threatening situations such as diseases or other health issues, perform the Maha Mrityunajy puja to seek the blessings of Lord Shiva in their lives. This puja is so powerful that it lengthens the lifespan of devotees and saves from life threatening circumstances.
      The Mangal Gauri Vrata, which is regarded as one of the most rewarding Vratas or fasts is done during this month of Shravan.

    4. The Rudraksh which is symbolic to Lord Shiva is considered very auspicious as well. Devout devotees of Lord Shiva make sure to wear Rudraksh during shravan maas to please him. Devotees also do japa with Rudraksh mala to please Lord Shiva.

    5. Fasting on all Shravan somvar, especially for unmarried women who are seeking a good husband is also very popular.
      The literal meaning of the word “Shravan” means “to hear”. It is said that during this pious month, all devotees should listen to religious and spiritual discourse, noble words and sermons.
      Chanting the Shiva mantra during shravan maas is highly fruitful in pleasing Lord Shiva.

    6. Om vande dev uma pati surguru vande jagatkaaranam l
      Vande pannagbhooshan mrugdhar vande pashoona pathim ll
      Vande surya shashank vahni nayan vande mukundpriyam l
      Vande bhakt jana-ashraya ch varadam vande Shiv-Shankaram ll

    7. Chanting the Maha Mrutyunjay Mantra, during this time is very important.

    8. Om Trayambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti Vardhanam|
      Urwarukmivbandhanaan Mrityormuksheey Maamritaat||

    9. Following Eka Bhukta Bhojan or having a one single meal in a day or Nakhtha Vratam ie, fasting during the day and having prasad or fruits at night is highly rewarding and meritorious.