Magh Amavasya 2011 – Magha Amavasi



Magh Amavasya is the no moon day or new moon day in the month of Magha (January – February). As per traditional calendars followed in North India, the Magh Amavasya was on February 2, 2011 and February 3, 2011. But for calendars and Panchangs followed in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat and Maharashtra, Magh Amavasi is on March 4, 2011.

The Magh Amavasya begins at February 2 and ends on February 3. In North India, Mauni Amavasya is observed on February 2.

Amavasi also marks the end of a month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. Mahashivratri is observed before Magh Amavasi in these regions.