Kannada Vaishak Masam 2015 – Vaishaka Masa in Hindu Kannada Calendar in Karnataka in 2015



Vaishak Masam is the second month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Vaishak Masa 2015 is from April 30 to May 28. Akshya Tritiya, Basavanna Jayanthi, Parashuram and Narasimha Jayanti are some of the important days in the month.

Sankatahara Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on May 7 – Moonrise is at 9:54 PM – Indian standard time.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Masa are:
Mohini Ekadasi - April 29
Apara Ekadasi - May 14

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Masa are:
Pradosh vrat - May 1 - Pradosh
Pradosh Vrat - May 15 - Pradosh

Kannada Vaishak Month 2015 Shukla Paksh and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Vaishak Masa 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 19 to May 4
Kannada Vaishak Masam 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 5 to May 18, 2015.

Amavasi and Purnima in Kannada Vaishak Month
Vaishak Purnima or Full moon day is on May 4, 2015. The Purnima 7:22 AM on May 3 and ends at 8:30 AM on May 4.

Amavasi in Kannada Vaishak Month
Vaishak Amavas or No moon day is on May 18, 2015. The Amavasi begins at 11:10 AM on May 17, 2015 and ends at 9:29 AM on May 18, 2015.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Vaishaka Masa are:
  • Akshaya Tritiya – April 21
  • Parashuram Jayanti –  April 20
  • Basavanna Jayanti -  April 21
  • 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 Vaishakh month 2015 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from April 5, 2015 to May 4.

Vaishak Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Kannada Calendar.

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Jyeshta Masam.