Chet is the first month of the year according to Bikrami Samvat calendar and hence the sangrand of Chet month is considered as the new year day. So according to desi calendar of 2022, the new year will start on Monday, 14th March 2022. Many readers will say that Vaisakh is the first month of the year and the festival of Vaisakhi is the new year day. But actually this festival is related to the harvesting season of wheat crop. The list of Sangrand dates in 2022 is given on this page.
On this page, we have also given list of other important days according to desi calendar and this information is divided into following sections:
Sangrand in August 2022
Sangrand is the first day of a month according to the traditional solar calendars. The Sangrand in August 2022 is the Bhadon month Sangrand (Bhadon di Sangrand) and the date of Sangrand is given in the next section.
Desi month Bhadon (ਭਾਦੋਂ) will start on this date. Bhadon is the sixth month of an year according to the desi calendar and the Nanakshahi calendar. The Sangrand of August month is on 17th August 2022 and the weekday is Wednesday.
Sawan and Bhadon are considered as the months of rain and the sky is overcast with dark clouds throughout these two months. According to rough estimates, around 40% of the average annual rainfall in Punjab occurs during this month.
For a list of Gurpurab dates in August 2022, check the following page:
Gurpurab in August 2022
|Important Days in August 2022|
Sangrand 2022 ListIn this section, the dates of Sangrand in 2022 are given. The weekday and the desi month is also mentioned alongwith the Sangrand date.
|Sr. No.||Month||Sangrand 2022||Day of Week||Desi Month;|
|1.||January||14 JAN 2022||Friday||Maagh|
|2.||February||12 FEB 2022||Saturday||Phagan|
|3.||March||14 MAR 2022||Monday||Chet|
|4.||April||14 APR 2022||Thursday||Vaisakh|
|5.||May||14 MAY 2022||Saturday||Jeth|
|6.||June||15 JUN 2022||Wednesday||Harh|
|7.||July||16 JUL 2022||Saturday||Sawan|
|8.||August||17 AUG 2022||Wednesday||Bhadon|
|8.||September||17 SEP 2022||Saturday||Assu|
|10.||October||17 OCT 2022||Monday||Kattak|
|11.||November||16 NOV 2022||Wednesday||Maghar|
|12.||December||16 DEC 2022||Friday||Poh|
Puranmashi August 2022The night of Full Moon is called as Puranmashi (Pooranmashi or Punia) in Punjabi and the hindi word for this is Purnima. On this night, moon is visible as full circle and brighter than other days. As this is associated with the rotation of moon around the earth and each cycle takes little more than 29 days, so the day of puranmashi comes after almost 29 days.
The date of Puranmashi in August 2022 is Friday, 12th August and this is the Sawan sudi puranmashi or Shravana Purnima.
The list of Puranmashi dates in the year 2022 is given in the following table.
|Sr. No.||Puranmashi Date||Day of Week|
Masya August 2022Masya or Amavasya is the new moon day. Moon is not visible on the night of masya. The date of Masya in August 2022 is 27 August 2022 (Saturday). This is Bhadon Vadi Masya or Bhadrapada Amavasya.
According to Amanta Calendar (Hindu calendar from Amavasya to Amavasya), the new month starts from Amavasya. So according to this, the Bhadon month will start from 27th August 2022.
The list of Masya dates in the year 2022 is given in the following table.
|Sr. No.||Masya Date||Day of Week|
Panchmi August 2022The 5th day from the masya date is called as Panchami. This day is considered significant in Hindu religion and is considered a special day for some rituals. The Panchmi in the month of August 2022 is on Tuesday, 2 August 2022. The hindu festival of Nag Panchami falls on this date.
|Sr. No.||Panchami Date||Day of Week|
Dashmi in August 2022The tenth day from Masya or Puranmashi is called as Dashmi (also Dasmi). The Dashmi, which is generally observed in temples and gurudwaras, is the tenth day from Masya. So the dashmi dates given below are according to Masya. The date of Dasmi in August 2022 is Sunday, 7th August. For more details about dasmi, check the following page: Dashmi 2022.
|Sr. No.||Dashmi Date||Day of Week|