Kartik Mahina in 2015 in Hindi Calendar in North India - Kartik Month 2015

Kartik mahina is the eighth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Kartik Month 2015 begins on October 28 and ends on November 25. Karva Chauth and Diwali are the most important festivals observed in this month. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar and Chhattisgarh and other North Indian states. A month in these regions is calculated from the day after Purnima or full moon to the next Purnima. The current year in the Hindi Calendar is Saka 2072.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Kartik Month 2015 is on October 30. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:32 PM. This particular Chaturthi is also observed as Karva Chauth.

Kartik Month 2015 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Kartik Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from October 28 to November 11, 2015
Kartik Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from November 12, 2015 to November 25.

Kartik month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Rama Ekadasi – November 7
Prabodhini Ekadasi – November 22

Kartik month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – November 9
Pradosh – November 23

Kartik Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on November 11, 2015.
The Amavasi begins at 8:15 PM on November 10, 2015 and ends at 9:58 PM on November 11, 2015. Diwali, Lakshmi Puja and Narak Chautrdasi are held on November 11, 2015.

Kartik Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on November 25, 2015. The Purnima begins at 5:51 AM on November 25 and ends at 3:55 AM on November 26. Tripurari Purnima is observed on the day. Purnima Vrat is on November 25.

Festivals and auspicious days in Kartik Month 2015 in North India
Karva Chauth – October 30
Ahoi Ashtami – November 3
Govatsa Dwadasi – November 7
Dhanteras – November 9
Dhanvantri Jayanti – November 9
Yam Deepdan – November 9
Vasu Baras – November 9
Kali Chaudas – November 10
Diwali – November 11
Lakshmi Puja – November 11
Govardhan Puja – November 12
Bhai Dhooj – November 12
Pandav Panchami – November 16
Chatth Puja - November 15 to November 18
Gopashtami - November 19
Awala Navami - November 20
Akshaya Navami - November 20
Kushmanda Navami – November 20
Vaikunta Chaturdasi – November 24
Tulsi Vivah – November 22 to November 25

Note - It must be noted that Kartik month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka begins on November 11 and ends on December 11, 2015.

Kartik, also known as Kartak, is the first month in Gujarati Calendar and the Gujarati New Year is celebrated on the first day of the month. It is on November 12, 2015.

Next month in North Indian Hindu calendar is the Margashirsh month.