Marathi Margashirsha Month in 2015 - 2016 - Margasira Mahina Maharashtra Calendar 2015



Margashirsha Month is the ninth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Margasira Mahina 2015 - 2016 in Marathi calendar is from December 12, 2015 to January 9, 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 28, 2015 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:54 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Margashirsha Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margashirsha Mahina 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from December 12, 2015 to December 25.
Margashirsha Month 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 26, 2015 to January 9, 2016

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Margashirsha Mahina in 2015
Margashirsha Pournima or Full moon day is on December 25. The Purnima begins at 6:27 PM on December 24 and ends at 04:41 PM on December 25. Dattatreya Jayanti is on December 24

Amavasi in Margashirsha Mahina 2015 in Marathi Calendar
Margashirsha Amavasya or No moon day is on January 9. The Amavasi begins at 7:53 AM on January 9 and ends at 7:00 AM on Janaury 10.

Marathi Margashirsha Mahina Ekadasi
Mokshada Ekadasi - December 21
Saphala Ekadasi – January 5, 2016

Margasira Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh - December 23
Pradosh – January 7, 2016

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Margashirsha Month
Champa Sashti – December 17
Skanda Sashti – December 17
Gita Jayanti – December 21
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 24
Dhanur Masa begins – December 17

Note - Margashirsha Mahina in North Indian calendars began on November 26, 2015 and ends on December 25, 2015

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Poush Month.