Gujarati Vaishakh Maas 2015 – Vaishakh Month in Traditional Gujarat Calendar in 2015



Vaishakh Maas is the seventh month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Vaishakh Maas 2015 is from April 19 to May 18.  The month is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The most auspicious days in the month include Akshya Tritiya, Narasimha Jayanti and Shani Jayanti. It is Vikram Samvant 2071.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Maas
Mohini Ekadasi - April 29
Apara Ekadasi - May 14

Pradosh in Gujarati Vaishakh Month
Pradosh vrat - May 1 - Pradosh
Pradosh Vrat - May 15 - Pradosh

Vaishak Masa Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo
  • Vaishak Gujarati calendar 2015 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 19 to May 4
  • Vaishak Maas 2015 Vad Padvo Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 5 to May 18
Amas and Purnima in Gujarati Vaishakh month
  • Vaishak Purnima or Full moon day is on May 4, 2015. The Purnima begins at 7:59 AM on May 3 and ends at 9:11 AM on May 4.
  • Vaishak Amas or No moon day is on May 18. The Amavasi begins at 11:59 AM on May 17 and ends at 9:43 AM on May 18. Somvati Amavasya till 9:43 AM.
The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Vaishak Mahina are:
  • Akshaya Tritiya – April 21
  • Parashuram Jayanti –  April 20
  • Shankaracharya Jayanti –  April 23
  • Ganga Saptami –  April 25
  • Sita Navami – April 27
  • Narasimha Jayanti – May 2
  • Kurma Jayanti - May 3
  • Narad Jayanti - May 5
  • Shani Jayanti - May 17
Please note that Vaishak month 2015 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from April 5, 2015 to May 4.

Vaishak Month in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Gujarati Calendar.

Next month in Gujarati calendar is the Jeth or Jyeshta Month.