Telugu Poush Masa 2014 in Telugu Calendar – Pausha or Pushya Month in 2014 in Telugu Calendar in Andhra Pradesh

Poush Masa, also known as Pushya Masam, is the tenth month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Poush Masa 2014 starts on January 2, 2014 to January 30, 2014.  Bhogi, Sankranti and Banashankari Jayanti are observed in the Pausha month. Vaikunta Ekadasi is observed in this month on January 11, 2014.

Sankatahara Chavithi dedicated to Vinayaka in Poush Masa is on January 19, 2014 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:48 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Paush Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Paush Masa 2013 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 2, 2014 to January 16, 2014.
Telugu Poush Masam 2013 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 17, 2014 to January 30, 2014.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Poush Masa are:
Vaikunta Ekadasi  – January 11, 2014
Shattila Ekadasi – January 27, 2014

Pradosha Fasting Dates in Telugu Poush Masa are:
Pradosh – January 13, 2014 - Som Pradosh as it is Monday
Pradosha – January 28, 2014

Purnima in Telugu Pausha Masa
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.  Banashankari Navratri ends on January 16.

Amavasi in Telugu Pausha Masa
Pausha Masa 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 Telugu Margasira Masa 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 – Paush Month in Marathi, Gujarati and Kannada calendar is similar to Telugu Calendar.

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Magha Masa.