Magh Mahina 2017 – Magha Month 2017 in North Indian Hindu Calendar



Magh Mahina is the eleventh month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Magh Month 2017 begins on January 13, 2017 and ends on February 10, 2017. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab 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 2073.

Mauni Amavasya, Basant Panchami, Saraswati Puja and Ratha Saptami are observed in this month.

Note - It must be noted that Magh month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka begins on January 28, 2017 and ends on February 26, 2017.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Magh Month 2017 is on February 14. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is  8:27 PM.

Magh Mahina 2017 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Magh Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from January 13, 2017 to January 27, 2017.
Magh Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from January 28, 2017 to February 10, 2017.

Magh Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Shattila Ekadasi – January 23
Jaya Ekadasi – February 7

Magha Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – January 25
Pradosh – February 8

Magh Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Magha Amavasya 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

Magh Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on February 10, 2017. The Purnima begins at 7:08 AM on February 10 to 6:00 AM on Feb 11. Purnima Vrat is on February 10.

Festivals and auspicious days in Magh Month 2017 in North India
Makar Sankranti - January 14
Gupt Navratri - January 28 to February 5
Basant Panchami – February 1
Ratha Saptami – February 3
Bhishma Ashtami - February 4

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