Kannada Phalguna Month in 2015 – Falgun Masam in Traditional Calendar in Karnataka in 2015



Phalguna Month is the 12th month in a traditional Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Falguna Masam in 2015 begins on February 19 and ends on March 20, 2015. 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 2 - Som Pradosha
Pradosh - March 18 - Pradosh

Sankatahara Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 9 – Moonrise is at 9:39 PM – Indian standard time.

Phalguna Month 2015 Shukla Krishna Paksha
Falguna Month 2015 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon in Kannada Calendar is from  February 19 to March 5, 2015.
Falguna Month 2015 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon in Kannada Calendar is from March 6 to March 20, 2015.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates 2015 in Kannada Phalguna Masa
Amalaki Ekadasi – March 1
Papamochini Ekadasi – March 16 - Smarta Ekadasi
Papamochini Ekadasi – March 17 - Bhagavat Ekadasi

Purnima in Kannada Phalgun Month 
Falgun Purnima or Full moon day is March 5, 2015. Time from 8:55 PM on March 4 to 11:02 PM on March 5, 2014. Purnima Vrat is on March 5. Holika Dahan March 5. Holi play with colors is on March 6.  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 20, 2015. Time from 6:11 PM on March 19 to 3:47 PM on March 20, 2015.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious day are:
  • Holika Dahana - March 5
  • Holi Festival – March 6
  • Ranga Panchami - March 11
Phalgun month in other regions
Please note that Phalgun Month in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India begins on February 4, 2015 and ends on March 5, 2015.

Phalguna Masa in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Kannada Calendar.

Next Month
Next month in Kannada Calendar is the Chaitra Month.

The first day of Chaitra is observed as Ugadi - New Year. Shri Shalivahana Shaka 1937 begins from Chatira 1. Manmatha Nama Samvatsara begins.