Marathi Paush Month in 2016 - 2017 - Poush Mahina 2017 in Maharashtra Calendar



Paush month or Poush Mahina is the tenth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Paush Month 2016 - 2017 in Marathi calendar is from December 30, 2016 to January 27, 2017. 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 15, 2017 – 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 December 30 to January 12, 2017.
Paush Month 2016 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 13, 2017 to January 27, 2017.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Paush Mahina in 2017
Paush Pournima or Full moon day is on January 12. The Purnima begins at 7:51 PM on January 11 and ends at 5:04 PM on January 12. Purnima Vrat is on January 11, 2017. Shakambari Purnima is on January 12. Shakambari Jayanti is observed on January 12. Magh Snan begins on the day.

Amavasi in Paush Mahina 2017 in Marathi Calendar
Paush Amavasya or No moon day is on January 27, 2017.
The Amavasi begins on at 5:02 PM on January 26 and ends at 5:37 PM on January 27, 2017. Mauni Amavas is on January 27

Marathi Paush Mahina Ekadasi
Putrada Ekadasi  – January 8, 2017 (Smarta)
Putrada Ekadasi - January 9, 2017 (Bhagavat)
Shattila Ekadasi – January 23, 2017

Paush Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh – January 10, 2017
Pradosha – January 25, 2017

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Paush Month
Makar Sankranti – January 14
Shakambari Navratri begins on January 6 – January 12

Note – Paush Mahina in North Indian calendars began on December 14, 2016 and ends on January 12, 2017.

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Magha Month.