Poush Month 2015 – 2016 in North Indian Hindu Calendar – Paush Mahina 2016

Poush Mahina is the tenth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Paush Month 2015 - 2016 begins on December 27, 2015 and ends on January 23, 2016. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar, Orissa, 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 2072.

Note - It must be noted that Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka begins on January 10, 2016 and ends on February 8, 2016.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Poush Month 2015 is on December 28. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:29 PM.

Poush Month 2015 - 2016 Krishna and Shukla Paksha

Poush Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from December 27, 2015 to January 8, 2016.
Poush Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from January 9, 2016 to January 23, 2016.

Poush Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Saphala Ekadasi – January 5, 2016
Putrada Ekadasi – January 20, 2016

Poush Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – January 7, 2016
Pradosh – January 21, 2016

Poush Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on January 9, 2016
The Amavasi begins at 7:54 AM on January 9, 2016 and ends at 7:00 AM on January 10, 2016.

Poush Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on January 23, 2016. The Purnima begins at 7:31 AM on January 23 and ends at 7:16 AM on January 24. Purnima Vrat is on January 23, 2016. Shakambari Purnima is on January 23

Festivals and auspicious days in Poush Month 2015 - 2016 in North India
Shakambari Navratri begins on January 17
Shakambari Purnima - January 23 

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