Jyeshta Mahina 2017 in Hindi North Indian Calendars – Jaishta Month 2017



Jyeshta Mahina is the third month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India. Jyeshta Mahina 2017 is from May 11 to June 9. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Jharkhand, 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 2074.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Jyeshta 2017 is May 14, Moonrise or Chandrdaya Time is 9:49 PM.


Jyeshta Mahina 2017 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Jyeshta Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from May 11 to May 25
Jyeshta Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon) is from May 26 to June 9, 2017

Jyeshta Ekadasi Vrat
Apara Ekadasi / Acchala – May 22, 2017
Nirjala Ekadasi – June 5, 2017

Jyeshta Pradosh Vrat
Pradosh – May 23
Pradosh – June 6

Jyeshta Amavasi
Amavasya is on May 25, 2017. The day is observed as Shani Jayanti, Savitri Amavasya and Vat Savitri Amavasya Puja. The Amavasi begins at 5:08 AM on May 25, 2017 and ends at 1:14 AM on May 26, 2017.

Jyeshta Purnima
Purnima is on June 9, 2017. The Purnima begins at 4:16 PM on June 8 and ends at 6:39 PM on June 9. Purnima Vrat is on June 8.

Festivals and auspicious days in Jyeshta Mahina 2017
Shanidev Jayanti – May 25
Savitri Amavasya – May 25
Aranya Sashti – May 31
Ganga Dashara – June 3
Vat Purnima – June 8

Please note that Jyeshta month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh begins on May 26 and ends on June 24.

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendar is Ashada Month.