Dhanu Masam 2014 – 2015 in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala

Dhanu Masam is the fifth month followed in a traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. Dhanu Masam 2014 – 2015 begins on December 16, 2014 and ends on January 14, 2015. Sabarimala Mandala Puja is one of the most important festivals in the month. Makaravilakku is on January 14.

Another major highlight of the month is the Thiruvathira festival observed on the Thiruvathira Nakshatram day in the month. Lord Vishnu temples will be observing the Swarga Vathil Ekadasi in the month – this festival is popularly known as the Vaikunta Ekadasi.

Sabarimala Mandala Pooja is on December 27, 2014
Thiruvathira Festival is on January 5, 2015.
Shivagiri Pilgrimage begins on December 30, 2014
Swarga Vathil Ekadasi is on January 1, 2015

Ekadasi in Dhanu Masam
December 18
January 1

Pournami or Purnima or full moon day
January 5, 2015

Karuthavavu or Amavasya
December 22, 2014

Sashti Fasting
December 27

December 19
January 2, 2015

Next Malayalam month is the Makara Masam on the first day of the month is the famous Makaravilakku festival at Sabarimala.