Margashirsha Mahina 2016 in North Indian Hindu Calendars - Margashrish Mahina in Hindi Calendar 2016

Margashirsha Month is the ninth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Margashirsha Month 2016 begins on November 15 and ends on December 13. Mokshada Ekadasi, Dattatreya Jayanti and Gita Jayanthi are 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 2073.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Margashirsha Month 2016 is on November 17. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:15 PM.

Margashirsha Month 2016 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Margashirsh Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from November 15, 2016 to November 29.
Margashirsha Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from November 30, 2016 to December 13, 2016.

Margashirsha Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Uttapatti Ekadasi – November 25
Mokshada Ekadasi – December 10

Margashirsha Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – November 26
Pradosh – December 11

Margashirsha Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on November 29, 2016
The Amavasi begins at 2:22 PM on November 28, 2016 and ends at 4:32 PM on November 29, 2016.

Margashirsha Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on December 13, 2016. The Purnima begins at 8:13 AM on December 13 and ends at 5:56 AM on December 14.

Festivals and auspicious days in Margashirsha Month 2016 in North India
Kal Bhairav Ashtami – November 21
Vivah Panchami - December 4
Guha / Skanda / Champa Sashti – December 5
Gita Jayanti – December 10
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 13

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendars is the Poush month.

Note - It must be noted that Margashirsha month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka begins on November 15, 2016 and ends on December 29, 2016.