Marathi Vaishakh Mahina 2014 – Vaishak Month in Traditional Maharashtra Calendar in 2014



Vaishakh Mahina is the second month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Vaishakh Mahina 2014 is from April 30 to May 28. 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 Jayanama Samvatsara. Shalivahana Saka 1936.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on May 17 – Moonrise is at 9:39 PM – Indian standard time.

Vaishak Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Vaishaka Mahina Marathi calendar 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 30 to May 14
Vaishak Maas 2014 Marathi calendar Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 15 to May 28

Ekadasi in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Mohini Ekadasi - May 10
Apara Ekadasi - May 24

Pradosh in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Pradosh vrat - May 12 - Som Pradosh
Pradosh Vrat - May 26 - Som Pradosh

Purnima in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Vaishak Pournima or Full moon day is on May 14, 2014. The Purnima begins at 2:14 AM on May 14 and ends at 12:54 AM on May 15.

Amavasi in Marathi Vaishakh Month
Vaishak Amavasya or No moon day is on May 28. The Amavasi begins at 11:45 PM on May 27 and ends at 12:09 AM on May 29.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Vaishak Mahina are:
  • Akshaya Tritiya – May 2
  • Parashuram Jayanti –  May 2
  • Shankaracharya Jayanti –  May 4
  • Ganga Saptami –  May 6
  • Sita Navami – May 8
  • Narasimha Jayanti – May 13
  • Kurma Jayanti - May 14
  • Narad Jayanti - May 15
Please note that Vaishak month 2014 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from April 16, 2014 to May 14.

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Jyeshta Month.