Gujarati Jeth Maas 2015 – Jyeshta Month in Traditional Gujarat Calendar in 2015



Jeth Maas or Jyeshta Mahina is the eighth month in a traditional Hindu Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Jyeshta Maas 2015 is from May 19 to June 16. The month is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The most auspicious days in the month include Vat Savitri Vrat and Nirjala Ekadasi.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Jeth Maas
Nirjala Ekadasi – May 29
Yogini Ekadasi - June 12

Jeth Maas Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Jeth Gujarati calendar 2015 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from May 19, 2015 to June 2.
Jyeshta Maas 2015 Vad Padvo Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from June 3, 2015 to June 16, 2015.

Purnima in Gujarati Jyeshta month
Jeth Purnima or Full moon day is on June 2, 2015. The Purnima begins at 10:03 PM on June 1 and ends at night 09:48 PM on June 2. Vat Purnima Vrat is observed on June 2.

Amas in Gujarati Jeth month
Jyeshta Amas or No moon day is on June 16. The Amavasi begins at 8:41 PM on June 15 and ends at 7:35 PM on June 16.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Jeth Maas
May 31 - Pradosh Vrat
June 14 - Prdosh Vrat

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is in Jyeshta Maas is on June 5 – Moonrise is at 9:36 PM – Indian standard time.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Jeth Mahina are:
Ganga Dashara begins – May 19
Rambha Vrat – May 20
Aranya Sashti – May 24
Vindhyavasini Puja – May 24
Ganga Dashara ends – May 28
Vat Purnima – June 2
Vat Savitri Vrat Begins – June 16
Dakshinayana begins – June 21

Please note that Jyeshta month 2015 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from May 5 to June 2

Jyestha Month in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Gujarati Calendar.

Next month in Gujarati calendar is the Ashadh or Ashada Month.