Poush Month 2013 – 2014 in North Indian Hindu Calendar – Paush Mahina 2014

Poush Month is the tenth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Poush Month 2013 begins on December 18, 2013 and ends on January 16, 2014. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar and Chhattisgarh and other North Indian states. A month in these regions is calculated from the day after Purnima or full moon to the next Purnima. The current year in the Hindi Calendar is Saka 2070.

Note - It must be noted that Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka begins on January 2, 2014 and ends on January 30, 2014.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Poush Month 2014 is on December 21. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:55 PM.

Poush Month 2013 - 2014 Krishna and Shukla Paksha

Poush Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from December 18, 2013 to January 1, 2014.
Poush Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from January 2, 2014 to January 16, 2014.

Poush Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Saphala Ekadasi – December 28, 2013
Putrada Ekadasi – January 11, 2014

Poush Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – December 30, 2013
Pradosh – January 13, 2014

Poush Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on January 1, 2014
The Amavasi begins on December 31, 2013 at 7:19 PM and ends at 5:04 PM on January 1, 2014.

Poush Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima 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. This is the Shakambari Purnima.

Festivals and auspicious days in Poush Month 2013 - 2014 in North India
Makar Sankranti / Khicadi Parv – January 14
Kharmas ends - January 14

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendars is the Magh month.