Marathi Kartik Mahina in 2015 – Kartik Month in Maharashtra Calendar in 2015



Kartik Mahina is the eighth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Kartik Mahina 2015 in Marathi calendar is from November 12 to December 11. Various pujas dedicated to Shiva and Vishnu are performed in the month. Kartik Ekadasi Pandarpur Yatra (November 22) is observed in this month. Tulsi Vivah and puja (November 22 to November 25) is another important ritual in the month. The second day of the Kartik month is also dedicated Bhai Dooj.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Kartik Mahina is on October 30 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:47 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kartik Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Kartik Mahina 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 12 to November 25, 2015.
Kartik Month 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from November 26 to December 11, 2015.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Kartik Mahina in 2015
Kartik Pournima or Full moon day is on November 25, 2015. The Purnima begins at 7:09 AM on November 25 and ends at 4:14 AM on November 26. Tripurari Purnima is observed on the day. Kartik Snan ends. Tulsi Puja ends.

Amavasi in Kartik Mahina 2015 in Marathi Calendar
Kartik Amavasya or No moon day is on December 11. The Amavasi begins at 3:24 PM on December 10 and ends at 3:51 PM on December 11.

Marathi Kartik Mahina Ekadasi
Prabodini Ekadasi – November 22 – Kartik Ekadasi and Pandarpur Yatra – Tulsi Vivah Begins
Uttpati Ekadasi – December 7

Kartik Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh – November 23 - Som Pradosh
Pradosh - December 8 

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Kartik Month in 2015
Bali Pratipada – November 12
Bhau Beej – November 13
Yam Dwitiya – November 13
Pandarpur Kartik Yatra – November 22
Tripurari Purnima – November 25
Vaikunta Chaturdasi - November 25
Kalbhairav Jayanti – December 3
Alandi Yatra – December 7
Sant Janeshwar Samadhi Utsav – December 9

Note - Kartik Mahina in North Indian calendars began on October 28 and ends on November 25, 2015.

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Margashirsh Month.