Margsheersh, also known as Margshar, is the second month in traditional Gujarati Calendar. In 2011, Magshar month in Gujarati calendar begins on December 6 and ends on January, 2011. Some of the auspicious days in the month include Geeta Jayanti, Mokshada Ekadasi and Safala Ekadashi.
Magshar Purnima is on December 21
Magshar Amavas is on January 4, 2011.
Margsheersh Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) begins on December 6 and ends on December 21.
Margsheersh Krishna Paksha (Waning Phase of moon) begins on December 22 and ends on January 4, 2011.
In traditional North Indian calendars the Margsheersh month began on November 22, 2010 and it will end on December 21.
In Marathi, Telugu and Kannada Calendar also Margshirsh month begins on December 6 and ends on January 4, 2011 but in these regions it is the ninth month.