In April – May 2010, there is an Adhik Vaishak Mahina or Masa in Marathi calendar. This extra month is a unique feature in Hindu lunar calendars which happens mostly once in 2.5 years. Marathi Adhik Vaishak Maas 2010 is from April 15 to May 14. The extra month is dedicated to Lord Krishna.
Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on May 1 – Moonrise is between 9:44 and 9:54 PM – Indian standard time.
Adhik Vaishak Mahina Shukla Paksha and
Adhik Vaishak Marathi calendar 2010 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 15 to April 28
Adhik Vaishak Maas 2010 Marathi calendar Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from April 29 to May 14, 2010
Purnima and Amavasi in Adhik Vaishak Month
Adhik Vaishak Pournima or Full moon day is on April 28, 2010. The Purnima begins at 19:54 hrs on April 27 and ends at evening 17:48 hrs on April 28.
Adhik Vaishak Amavasya or No moon day is on May 13 (darsha Amavasya) and May 14, 2010. The Amavasi begins at 07:07 hrs on May 13 and ends at 06:34 hrs on May 14.
The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Adhik Vaishak Mahina are:
- Guru Pushyamrut – April 22
- Kamla Smarta Ekadasi – April 24
- Kamla Bhagavat Ekadasi – April 25
- Som Pradosh – April 26
- Kamla Smarta Ekadasi – May 9
- Kamla Bhagavat Ekadasi – May 10
- Bhauma Pradosh – May 11
Please note that Adhik Vaishak month 2010 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in
Adhik Vaishak Month in
Next month in Marathi calendar is the Vaishak Month or Nija Vaishak Mahina.
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