Marathi Margashirsha Month in 2016 - Margasira Mahina Maharashtra Calendar 2016



Margashirsha Month is the ninth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Margasira Mahina 2016 in Marathi calendar is from November 30, 2016 to December 29, 2016. Champa Sashti, Gita Jayanti, Mokshada Ekadasi and Datta Jayanti are observed in Margasira Mahina.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Margashirsha Mahina is on December 16, 2016 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:36 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Margashirsha Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margashirsha Mahina 2016 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 30, 2016 to December 13.
Margashirsha Month 2016 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 14, 2016 to December 29, 2016.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Margashirsha Mahina in 2016
Margashirsha Pournima or Full moon day is on December 13. The Purnima begins at 9:16 AM on December 13 and ends at 05:35 PM on December 14. Dattatreya Jayanti is on December 13

Amavasi in Margashirsha Mahina 2016 in Marathi Calendar
Margashirsha Amavasya or No moon day is on December 29. The Amavasi begins at 10:36 AM on December 28 and ends at 12:23 PM on December 29.

Marathi Margashirsha Mahina Ekadasi
Mokshada Ekadasi - December 10
Saphala Ekadasi – December 24, 2016

Margasira Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh - December 11
Pradosh – December 26 - Som Pradosh as it is Monday.

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Margashirsha Month
Champa Sashti – December 5
Skanda Sashti – December 5
Gita Jayanti – December 10
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 13
Dhanur Masa begins – December 16

Note - Margashirsha Mahina in North Indian calendars began on November 15, 2016 and ends on December 13, 2016

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Poush Month.