Kannada Pausha Masa 2014 in Kannada Calendar – Poush Month 2014 in Karnataka

Pausha Masa, or Poush Month, is the tenth month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar and Panchanga followed in Karnataka. Pausha Masa 2014 starts on January 2, 2014 to January 30, 2014. Makar Sankranti is on January 14.

Shiva Pradosham Fasting Dates in Kannada Pausha Masa are:
Pradosh – January 13, 2014 - Som Pradosh as it is Monday
Pradosh – January 28, 2014

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesh in Pausha Masa 2014 is on January 19, 2014 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:48 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kannada Pausha Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Pausha Masa Kannada calendar 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 2, 2014 to January 16, 2014.
Kannada Pausha Month 2014 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 17, 2014 to January 30, 2014.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Kannada Pausha Masa
Vaikunta Ekadasi  – January 11, 2014
Shattila Ekadasi – January 27, 2014

Purnima in Kannada Pausha Month 
Paush Pournima or Full moon day is on January 16, 2014. The Purnima begins at 7:07 AM on January 15 and ends at 9:35 AM on January 16. Purnima Vrat is on January 15, 2014.  Shakambhari and Banashankari Navratri ends on January 16.

Amavasi in Kannada Pausha Masa 
Pausha Amavasya or No moon day is on January 30, 2014.
The Amavasi begins on at 7:01 AM on January 30 and ends at 3:08 AM on January 31, 2014. Amavas Vrat is on January 30. Mauni Amavas is on January 30

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Pausha Month are:

January 13th – Bhogi
January 14th – Dhanrumasa ends
January 14th – Sankranti
January 8 – Banadashtami
January 8 – Banashankari Navratri begins
January 16 – Banashankari Navratri ends

Note – Paush month in North Indian calendars began on December 18, 2013 and will end on January 16, 2014.

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

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Magha Masa.