Gujarati Jeth Maas 2014 – Jyeshta Month in Traditional Gujarat Calendar in 2014

Jeth Maas or Jyeshta Mahina is the eighth month in a traditional Hindu Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat. Jyeshta Maas 2014 is from May 29 to June 27. 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 – June 9
Yogini Ekadasi - June 23

Jeth Maas Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Jeth Gujarati calendar 2014 Sud Padvo (Waxing phase of moon) is from May 29, 2014 to June 13.
Jyeshta Maas 2014 Vad Padvo Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from  June 14, 2014 to June 27, 2014.

Purnima in Gujarati Jyeshta month
Jeth Purnima or Full moon day is on June 13, 2014. The Purnima begins at 12:27 PM on June 12 and ends at 09:41 AM on June 13. Vat Purnima Vrat is observed on June 12.

Amas in Gujarati Jeth month
Jyeshta Amas or No moon day is on June 27. The Amavasi begins at 12:07 PM on June 26 and ends at 1:37 PM on June 27.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Jeth Maas
June 10 - Pradosh Vrat
June 24 - Prdosh Vrat

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Jeth Mahina are:
Ganga Dashara begins – May 29
Rambha Vrat – May 31
Ganga Dashara ends – June 8
Vat Savitri Vrat Begins – June 10
Vat Purnima – June 12
Dakshinayana begins – June 21

Please note that Jyeshta month 2014 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from May 15 to June 13

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.