The “Chaturmas” begins on the Ekadashi in the month of Ashadha and ends with the Ekadashi in the month of Kartik and has got both spiritual and health implications. It’s a period when no marriages and auspicious functions are held.
Four months of monsoon are called holy months of the year or Chaturmas and coincide with many festivals. Chaturmas start with Guru Poornima, a festival to worship your teacher. Read more