Gujarati Falgun Mahina 2015 – Fagan Month or Phalguna Maas in Gujarat Calendar in 2015



Falgun Mahina or Fagan Maas is the fifth month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Falgun Month in 2015 in Gujarati calendar begins on February 19 and ends on March 20, 2015.  Holi festival and Dhuleti are the important festivals in Phalgun month. The current year as per traditional Gujarati calendar is Vikram Samvat 2071.

Fagan Maas Sud Padvo and Vad Padvo
  • Falgun Maas Gujarati calendar 2015 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from February 19 to March 5, 2015
  • Falgun Mahina 2015 Gujarati calendar Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from March 6 to March 20, 2015
Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 9 – Moonrise is at 9:39 PM – Indian standard time.

Falgun Mahina Purnima
Falgun Purnima (Full moon) or Full moon day is on March 5, 2015. The Purnima begins at 08:57 PM on March 4 and ends at 11:34 PM on March 5.

Falgun Amas
Amas or Amavasi (No moon) is on March 20, 2015. The Amavasi begins at 06:48 PM on March 19 and ends at 3:06 PM on March 20.

Falgun Ekadashi
Maha Sud Amalaki Ekadashi is on March 1
Maha Vad Papmochani Ekadasi is on March 16 (Smarta)
Maha Vad Papmochani Ekadasi is on March 16 (Bhagavad)

Phalgun Pradosh
Pradosh – March 2 - Som Pradosh
Pradosh - March 18 - Pradosh

The important festival dates are:
March 5, 2015 – Holi first night – Holika Dahan
March 6, 2015 – Dhuleti - Fuldolotsav

Please note that Falgun Mahina in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India begins on February 4, 2015 and ends on March 5, 2015.

Phalgun Masam in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Gujarati Calendar. Except that in these calendars Phalgun is the last month in a traditional year.