Vaishakh Mahina 2016 in Hindi Calendar – Vaisakh Month in North Indian Calendars in 2016



Vaishakh Mahina, or Vaisakha Masa, is the second month in a traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India. In 2016, Vaishakh Mahina in Hindi Calendar is from April 23 to May 21, 2016. This calendar is followed in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar, Punjab and Chhattisgarh. The current year in North India Hindu Calendar is Vikram Samvant 2073.

The most important ritual during the period is the Vaishakh Snana, Akshya Tritiya and Ganga Saptami.

Ganesh Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat is on April 25, 2016. Moonrise or Chandrodaya Time is at 8:50 PM.

Vaishakh Mahina Shukla and Krishna Paksha
  • Vaishakh Mahina 2016 Krishna Paksha or Waning phase of moon is from April 23 to May 6
  • Vaishakh Mahina 2016 Shukla Paksha or Waxing phase of moon is from May 7 to May 21
Vaishakh Amavasi
Vaishakh Amavasi as per Hindi calendar is on May 6. The Amavasi begins at 4:47 AM on May 5 and ends at 12:59 AM on May 7.

Vaishakh Purnima
Vaishakh Purnima is on May 21. The Purnima begins at 12:42 AM on May 21 and ends at 2:44 AM on May 22.

Vaishakh Ekadasi in North India
May 3, 2016 – Varuthini Ekadasi
May 17, 2016 – Mohini Ekadasi

Pradosh In Vaishakh Month
May 4, 2016 - Pradosh
May 19 - Pradosh
    Important Festivals and Auspicious Days in Vaishakh Mahina 2016 Include:
    May 9 – Akshaya Tritiya
    May 15 – Sita Navami
    May 20 – Narasimha Jayanti

    Please note that Vaishakh month in 2016 in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka begins on May 7 and ends on June 5

    Next month in Hindi Calendar in North India is the Jyeshta Month.