Gujarati Vaishakh Maas 2014 – Vaishakh Month in Traditional Gujarat Calendar in 2014



Vaishakh Maas is the seventh month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Vaishakh Maas 2014 is from April 30 to May 28.  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 2070.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Maas
Mohini Ekadasi - May 10
Apara Ekadasi - May 24

Pradosh in Gujarati Vaishakh Month
Pradosh vrat - May 12 - Som Pradosh
Pradosh Vrat - May 26 - Som Pradosh

Vaishak Masa Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo
  • Vaishak Gujarati calendar 2014 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 30 to May 14
  • Vaishak Maas 2014 Vad Padvo Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 15 to May 28
Amas and Purnima in Gujarati Vaishakh month
  • Vaishak Purnima or Full moon day is on May 14, 2014. The Purnima begins at 2:14 AM on May 14 and ends at 12:54 AM on May 15.
  • Vaishak Amas or No moon day is on May 28. The Amavasi begins at 11:45 PM on May 27 and ends at 12:09 AM on May 29.
The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Vaishak Mahina are:
  • Akshaya Tritiya – May 2
  • Parashuram Jayanti –  May 2
  • Shankaracharya Jayanti –  May 4
  • Ganga Saptami –  May 6
  • Sita Navami – May 8
  • Narasimha Jayanti – May 13
  • Kurma Jayanti - May 14
  • Narad Jayanti - May 15
Please note that Vaishak month 2014 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from April 16, 2014 to May 14.

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.