Kannada Kartik Masa 2015 – Kartika Month in Calendar in Karnataka in 2015



Kartika Masa is the eighth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar and Panchanga followed in Karnataka. Kartik Masa 2015 begins on November 12 to December 11. Bali Padyami is observed on November 12 and is an important ritual during Diwali.

Shiva Pradosha Fasting Dates in Kannada Kartik Masa are:
Pradosha – November 23 - Som Pradosh
Pradosh - December 8

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesh in Kartik Masa 2015 is on November 29 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:19 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kannada Kartik Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Kartik Masa Kannada calendar 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 12 to November 25, 2015.
Kannada Kartheeka Masam 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from November 26 to December 11, 2015.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Kannada Kartika Masa:
Prabodini Ekadasi – November 22
Uttpati Ekadasi – December 7

Purnima in Kannada Kartik Masa 
Kartik Purnima or Full moon day 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. Bhishma Panchak Vrat also ends on the day.  Kartik Snana ends on November 25.

Amavasi in Kannada Kartika Masa 
Kartik Amavasya or No moon day is on December 11. The Amavasi begins at 2:39 PM on December 10 and ends at 3:31 PM on December 11. The day is observed as Chatti Amavasya

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Kartika Masa:
November 12 – Bali Padyami
November 13 - Yama Dwitiya
November 3 to November 6 – Bhishma Panchak Vrat
November 22 to November 25 – Bhishma Panchak Vrat
November 22 to November 25 – Tulsi Vivah
November 25 – Vaikunta Chaturdashi
December 3 - Kalbhairav Ashtami

NoteKartik month in North Indian calendars began on October 28 and ends on November 25, 2015

Note – Kartik Month in Marathi, Gujarati and Telugu calendar is similar to Kannada Calendar.

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Margashira Month.