Jyeshta Masa 2013 – Jyeshtha Month in Telugu Calendar in 2013

Jyeshta Masa is the third month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Jyeshtha Masam 2013 is from June 9 to July 8.  Some of the auspicious days in the month include Ganga Dashara, Nirjala Ekadasi and Vata Savitri Puja.

Jyeshta Masam Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Jyeshta Masam Telugu calendar 2013 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from June 9, 2013 to June 23.
Jyeshta Masa 2013 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from June 24, 2013 to July 8, 2013.

Purnima in Jyeshta Masa
Jyeshta Purnima or Full moon day is on June 23, 2013.  The Purnima begins at 007:29 PM on June 22 and ends at  05:02 PM on June 23. Vat Purnima Vrat is observed on June 23.

Amavasi in Jyeshta Masa
Amavasya is on July 8, 2013. Somavati Amavasya.
Jyeshta Amavas or No moon day is from 9:29 AM on July 7, 2013 and ends at 11:32 AM on July 8, 2013

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Jyeshta Masa are:

Nirjala Ekadasi – June 19 Smarta
Nirjala Ekadasi – June 20 Bhagavat
Yogini Ekadasi - July 3


Pradosh Vrat in Telugu Jyeshta Month
June 21 - Pradosh Vrat
July 5 - Prdosh Vrat

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Jyeshta Masam are:

Ganga Dashara begins – June 9
Ganga Dashara ends – June 18
Vat Purnima – June 23

Please note that Jyeshta month 2013 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from May 26 to June 23.

Jyeshta Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka is similar to the Telugu Calendar.