Margasira Masa 2017 in Telugu Calendar – Telugu Margasira Masa - 2017



Margasira Masam is the ninth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Margasira Masam 2017 starts on November 19, 2017 to December 18, 2017.  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 6, 2017 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:10 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Margasira Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margasira Masa Telugu calendar 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 19, 2017 to December 3.
Telugu Margasira Masam 2017 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 4, 2017 to December 18, 2017.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Mokshada Ekadasi - November 30
Saphala Ekadasi – December 13, 2017

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Pradosh - December 1
Pradosh – December 15

Purnima in Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira Purnima or Full moon day is on December 3, 2017. The Purnima begins at 12:17 AM on December 3 and ends at 10:09 PM on December 3. Dattatreya Jayanti is on December 3.

Amavasi in Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira Amavasya or No moon day is on December 18, 2017
The Amavasi begins at 9:10 AM on December 17, 2017 and ends at 11:09 AM on December 18, 2017. December 18, 2017 is observed as Ellu Amavasya.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Champa Sashti –  November 24
Skanda Sashti – November 24
Gita Jayanti – November 30
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 3
Dhanur Masa begins – December 16

Note – Margashirsha month in North Indian calendars begins on November 5, 2017 and ends on December 3, 2017.

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

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Pausha Masa.