Marathi Vaishakh Mahina 2015 – Vaishak Month in Traditional Maharashtra Calendar in 2015



Vaishakh Mahina is the second month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Vaishakh Mahina 2015 is from April 19 to May 18. The month is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The most auspicious days in the month include Akshya Tritiya, Narasimha Jayanti and Shani Jayanti. This is the Manmathanama Samvatsara. Shalivahana Saka 1937.

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

Vaishak Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Vaishaka Mahina Marathi calendar 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 19 to May 4
Vaishak Maas 2015 Marathi calendar Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 5 to May 18

Ekadasi in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Mohini Ekadasi - April 29
Apara Ekadasi - May 14

Pradosh in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Pradosh vrat - May 1 - Pradosh
Pradosh Vrat - May 15 - Pradosh

Purnima in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Vaishak Pournima or Full moon day is on May 4, 2015. The Purnima begins at 7:59 AM on May 3 and ends at 9:11 AM on May 4.

Amavasi in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Vaishak Amavasya or No moon day is on May 18. The Amavasi begins at 11:59 AM on May 17 and ends at 9:43 AM on May 18. Somvati Amavasya till 9:43 AM.

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

Vaishak Month in Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Marathi Calendar.

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Jyeshta Month.