Jyeshta Mahina 2016 in Hindi North Indian Calendars – Jaishta Month 2016



Jyeshta Mahina is the third month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in North India. Jyeshta Mahina 2016 is from May 22 to June 20. 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 2073.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Jyeshta 2016 is May 25, Moonrise or Chandrdaya Time is 9:49 PM.

Jyeshta Mahina 2016 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Jyeshta Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from May 22 to June 5
Jyeshta Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon) is from June 5 to June 20, 2016

Jyeshta Ekadasi Vrat
Apara Ekadasi / Acchala – June 1, 2016
Nirjala Ekadasi – June 16, 2016

Jyeshta Pradosh Vrat
Pradosh – June 2 
Pradosh – June 17

Jyeshta Amavasi
Amavasya is on June 5, 2016. The day is observed as Shani Jayanti, Savitri Amavasya and Vat Savitri Amavasya Puja. The Amavasi begins at 11:50 AM on June 4, 2016 and ends at 8:29 AM on June 5, 2016.

Jyeshta Purnima
Purnima is on June 20, 2016. The Purnima begins at 3:31 PM on June 19 and ends at 4:32 PM on June 20. Purnima Vrat is on June 19.

Festivals and auspicious days in Jyeshta Mahina 2016
Shanidev Jayanti – June 5
Savitri Amavasya – June 5
Aranya Sashti – June 10
Ganga Dashara – June 14
Vat Purnima – June 20

Please note that Jyeshta month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh begins on June 5 and ends on July 4.

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendar is Ashada Month.