Karkidaka Masam 2017 – Karkidakam Month in Kerala in 2017



Karkidaka Masam, is also known as Ramayana Masam, in Kerala. It is also the last month in a Malayalam calendar. Karkidaka Masam 2017 begins on July 17 and ends on August 16. Karkidaka Vavu Bali (July 23) a ritual dedicated to the dead ancestors and relatives is also performed in this month.

Karkidaka Masam Ekadasi Fasting are on July 20 and August 3.
Karkidaka Masam Pradosham Fasting are on July 21 and August 5.

The Muruga Sashti Fasting is on July 29

Karkidaka Vavu Bali is on July 23

Full Moon and No Moon Day
Karthuvavu or Amavasi – July 23

Veluthuvavu or full moon day (Purnima) – August 7

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