Phalguna Month is the 12th month in a traditional Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Falguna Masam in 2014 begins on March 2 and ends on March 30, 2014. Some of the important festivals and auspicious days in Falgun Masa include Amalaki Ekadasi, Holika Dahana, Holi Dhuleti, and Papamochini Ekadasi.
Shiva Pradosham Fasting Dates in Kannada Phalguna Masa are:
Pradosh - March 14, 2014
Pradosh - March 28, 2014
Sankatahara Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 20, 2014 – Moonrise is at 9:59 PM – Indian standard time.
Phalguna Month 2014 Shukla Krishna Paksha
Falguna Month 2014 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon in Kannada Calendar is from March 2 to March 16, 2014
Falguna Month 2014 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon in Kannada Calendar is from March 17 to March 30, 2014
Ekadasi Fasting Dates 2014 in Kannada Phalguna Masa
March 12 – Amalaki Ekadasi
March 27 – Papamochini Ekadashi
Purnima in Kannada Phalgun Month
Falgun Purnima or Full moon day is March 16, 2014. Time from 9:07 PM on March 16 to 10:27 PM on March 17, 2014. Vishnu Panchaka Pournami Puja is observed by certain communities on the day.
Amavasi in Kannada Phalguna Masa
Phalguna Amavasya or No moon day is on March 30, 2014. Time from 1:56 AM on March 30 to 12:17 AM on March 31, 2014.
The dates of important festivals and auspicious day are:
- Holika Dahan – March 16
- Holi Festival – March 17
- Rang Panchami – March 21
Phalgun month in other regions
Please note that Phalgun Month in traditional Hindu calendar followed in
North India begins on February 15, 2014 and ends on March 16, 2014.
Phalguna Masa in Gujarat,
Maharashtra, Goa and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Kannada Calendar.
Next month in Kannada Calendar is the Chaitra Month.
The first day of Chaitra is observed as Ugadi - New Year. Shri Shalivahana Shaka 1936 begins from Chatira 1