Gujarat Maha Month or Magh Maas in 2016 in Gujarati Calendar - Magh Masa 2016 in Gujarat



Maha Mahina or Magh Maas is the fourth month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Magha Maas in 2015 in Gujarati calendar begins on February 9, 2016 to March 9, 2016. Vasant Panchami (February 12), Ratha Saptami (February 14) and Shivratri on March 7 are observed in this month.

Magh Maas 2016 Sud Padvo and Vad Padvo
Magh Maas Gujarati calendar 2016 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from February 9, 2016 to February 22, 2016.
Magh Mahina 2016 Gujarati calendar Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from February 23, 2016 to March 9 2016.

Poonam or Purnima or full moon day Gujarati Magh month 201.
Magh Pournima or Full moon day is on February 22, 2016. The Purnima begins at 10:34 PM on February 21 and ends at 11:50 PM on February 22. Purnima Vrat is on February 22.

Amas or no moon day in Gujarati Posh month 2015
Magh Amavasya or No moon day is on March 9, 2016. The Amavasi begins at 10:34 AM on March 8 and ends at 7:24 AM on March 9, 2016..

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Magha Month 2016
Jaya Ekadasi – February 18
Vijaya Ekadasi – March 5

Shiva Pradosh in Maha Month
Pradosh – February 20 – Shani Pradosh
Pradosha – March 6 – Pradosh

The important festival dates in Maha month are:
Vasant Panchami and Shri Panchami – February 12
Ratha Saptami – February 14
Bhishma Ashtami – February 15
Bhishma Dwadashi – February 19
Vishwakarma Jayanti - February 20
Shivratri – March 7

Note – Magh Mahina in North Indian calendars began on January 24, 2016 and ends on February 22, 2016.

Note – Magh Month in Telugu, Marathi and Kannada calendar is similar to Gujarati Calendar.

Next month in Gujarati Calendar is the Fagan or Phalgun month.