Marathi Paush Month in 2016 - Poush Mahina 2016 in Maharashtra Calendar

Paush month or Poush Mahina is the tenth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Paush Month 2016 in Marathi calendar is from January 10 to February 8, 2016. The important festivals in the month include Makar Sankranti (January 14, 2016) and Shakambari Navratri.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Paush Mahina is on January 27, 2016 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:57 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Paush Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Paush Mahina 2016 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 10 to January 23, 2016.
Paush Month 2016 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 24, 2016 to February 8, 2016.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Paush Mahina in 2016
Paush Pournima or Full moon day is on January 23. The Purnima begins at 7:31 AM on January 23 and ends at 7:16 AM on January 24. Purnima Vrat is on January 23, 2016. Shakambari Purnima is on January 23. Shakambari Jayanti is observed on January 23. Magh Snan begins on the day.

Amavasi in Paush Mahina 2016 in Marathi Calendar
Paush Amavasya or No moon day is on February 8, 2016.
The Amavasi begins on at 10:21 PM on February 7 and ends at 8:09 PM on February 8, 2016. Amavas Vrat is on Feb 8. Mauni Amavas is on February 8

Marathi Paush Mahina Ekadasi
Putrada Ekadasi  – January 20, 2016
Shattila Ekadasi – February 4, 2016

Paush Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh – January 21, 2016
Pradosha – February 6, 2016

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Paush Month
Makar Sankranti – January 14
Shakambari Navratri begins on January 17 – January 23

Note – Paush Mahina in North Indian calendars began on December 27, 2015 and ends on January 23, 2016.

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Magha Month.