Margasira Masam 2014 in Telugu Calendar – Telugu Margasira Masa - 2014

Margasira Masam is the ninth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Margasira Masam 2014 starts on November 23, 2014 to December 21, 2014.  The holy Dhanur Masa begins on December 16 in this month. Dhanur Masa is the period between the entry of Sun in Dhanu Rashi and Makara Sankramana.

Sankatahara Chavithi dedicated to Vinayaka in Margasira Masa is on December 9, 2014 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:34 PM.

Telugu Margasira Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margasira Masa Telugu calendar 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 23, 2014 to December 6.
Telugu Margasira Masam 2014 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 7, 2014 to December 21, 2014

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Mokshada Ekadasi - December 2
Saphala Ekadasi – December 18 

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Pradosh – December 4
Pradosha – December 19

Purnima in Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira Purnima or Full moon day is on December 6. The Purnima begins at 5:22 PM on December 4 and ends at 04:57 PM on December 5.

Amavasi in Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira Amavasya or No moon day is on December 21, 2014. The Amavasi begins at 8:24 AM on December 21, 2014 and ends at 7:20 AM on December 22. December 21, 2014 is observed as Ellu Amavasya.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
December 4 – Malhari Martand festival begins
December 8 – Champa Sashti
December 10 – Bhima Jayanti
December 13 – Gita Jayanti
December 16 - Dattatreya Jayanti
December 14 – Hanumand Vratam

Note – Margashirsha month in North Indian calendars begins on November 7, 2014 and will end on December 6, 2014.

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

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Pausha Masa.