Telugu Poush Masa 2016 - 2017 in Telugu Calendar – Paush Month in 2017 in Telugu Calendar in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana



Poush Masa, also known as Pushya Masam, is the tenth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Poush Masa 2016 - 2017 is from December 30, 2016 to January 27, 2017. Bhogi, Sankranti and Banashankari Jayanti are observed in the Pausha month. Sankranti is on January 14.

Sankatahara Chavithi dedicated to Vinayaka in Poush Masa in 2017 is on January 15, 2017 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:57 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Paush Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Paush Masa 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from December 30 to January 12, 2017.
Telugu Poush Masam 2017 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 13, 2017 to January 27, 2017.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Poush Masa are:
Putrada Ekadasi  – January 8, 2017 (Smarta) (Vaikunta Ekadasi)
Putrada Ekadasi - January 9, 2017 (Bhagavat)
Shattila Ekadasi – January 23, 2017

Pradosha Fasting Dates in Telugu Poush Masa are:
Pradosh – January 10, 2017
Pradosha – January 25, 2017

Purnima in Telugu Pausha Masa
Paush Pournima or Full moon day is on January 12, 2017. The Purnima begins at 7:23 PM on January 11, 2017 and ends at 5:30 PM on January 12. Purnima Vrat is on January 11, 2017. Shakambari Purnima is on January 12. Magh Snan begins on the day.

Amavasi in Telugu Pausha Masa
Pausha Masa Amavasya or No moon day is on January 27, 2017
The Amavasi begins on at 4:55 AM on  January 27, 2017 and ends at 5:41 AM on January 28, 2017. Mauni Amavas is on January 27.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Margasira Masa are:



January 6, 2017 – Banadashtami
January 6, 2017 – Banashankari Navratri begins
January 12 – Banashankari Navratri ends
January 13, 2017 – Bhogi
January 14th – Dhanrumasa ends
January 14th – Sankranti

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

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

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Magha Masa.