Ashwin Maas is the seventh month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in
- Ashwin Shukla Paksha is from October 8, 2010 to October 23.
- Ashwin Krishna Paksha is from October 24 to November 6, 2010.
Ashwin Purnima (full moon day) is on October 23, 2010. (It must be noted that Purnima begins on October 22 in many regions). Kojagari Purnima and Sharad Poornima is marked on October 22.
Ashwin Amavasi is on November 6. (But begins on November 5 in some regions ).
Dates of important festivals and auspicious days are
- Navratri Begins – October 8 (Ghat Sthapana)
- Durga Ashtami – October 15
- Maha Navami – October 16
- Dasara – October 17
- Diwali – November 5
It must be noted that Ashwin Month in traditional calendar followed in
Ashvin Month in calendars followed in