Margasira Masa 2015 - 2016 in Telugu Calendar – Telugu Margasira Masa - 2015



Margasira Masam is the ninth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Margasira Masam 2015 starts on December 12, 2015 to January 9, 2016.  The holy Dhanur Masa begins on December 17 in this month. Dhanur Masa is the period between the entry of Sun in Dhanu Rashi and Makara Sankramana. Vaikunta Ekadasi is on December 21.

Sankatahara Chavithi dedicated to Vinayaka in Margasira Masa is on December 28, 2015 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:54 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Margasira Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margasira Masa Telugu calendar 2015 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from December 12, 2015 to December 25.
Telugu Margasira Masam 2015 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 26, 2015 to January 9, 2016

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Mokshada Ekadasi - December 21 - Vaikunta Ekadasi
Saphala Ekadasi – January 5, 2016

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Pradosh - December 23
Pradosh – January 7, 2016

Purnima in Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira Purnima 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 Telugu Margasira Masa 
Margasira 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. January 9, 2016 is observed as Ellu Amavasya.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Champa Sashti – December 17
Skanda Sashti – December 17
Gita Jayanti – December 21
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 24
Dhanur Masa begins – December 17

Note – Margashirsha month in North Indian calendars begins on November 26, 2015 and ends on December 25, 2015

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

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Pausha Masa.