Jyeshta Mahina 2015 in Hindi North Indian Calendars – Jaishta Month 2015



Jyeshta Mahina is the third month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India. Jyeshta Mahina 2015 is from May 5 to June 2. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar and Chhattisgarh and other North India states. A month is calculated from the day after Purnima or full moon to the next Purnima. The year in the Hindi Calendar is Saka 2072.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Jyeshta 2015 is May 7, Moonrise or Chandrdaya Time is 9:49 PM.

Jyeshta Mahina 2015 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Jyeshta Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from May 5 to May 18
Jyeshta Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon) is from May 19 to June 2, 2015

Jyeshta Ekadasi Vrat
Apara Ekadasi / Acchala– May 14, 2015
Nirjala Ekadasi – May 29, 2015

Jyeshta Pradosh Vrat
Pradosh – May 15 
Pradosh – May 31

Jyeshta Amavasi
Amavasya is on May 18, 2015. The day is observed as Shani Jayanti, Savitri Amavasya and Vat Savitri Amavasya Puja. The Amavasi begins at 11:10 AM on May 17, 2015 and ends at 9:29 AM on May 18, 2015.

Jyeshta Purnima
Purnima is on June 2, 2015. The Purnima begins at 9:12 PM on June 1 and ends at  09:21 PM on June 2. Purnima Vrat is on June 2.

Festivals and auspicious days in Jyeshta Mahina 2015
Shanidev Jayanti – May 18
Savitri Amavasya – May 17
Aranya Sashti – May 24
Ganga Dashara – May 28
Vat Purnima – June 2

Please note that Jyeshta month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh begins on May 19 and ends on June 16.

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendar is Ashada Month.