Magh Masa 2014 in Kannada Calendar – Magha Month in Karnataka in 2014

Magh Masa, or Magha Month, is the eleventh month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar and Panchanga followed in Karnataka. Magh Masa 2014 starts on January 31, 2014 to March 1, 2014.  Vasanta Panchami, Ratha Saptami and Sivaratri are observed in this month.

Shiva Pradosham Fasting Dates in Kannada Magh Masa are:
Pradosh - February 12 
Pradosh - February 27

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesh in Magh Masa 2014 is on February 18, 2014  – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:25 PM – Indian Standard Time. As it is a Tuesday, it is Angarak Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat

Kannada Magha Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Magh Masa Kannada calendar 2014 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 31, 2014 to February 14, 2014.
Kannada Magh Month 2014 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from February 15, 2014 to March 1, 2014.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Kannada Magh Masa
Jaya Ekadasi – February 10
Vijaya Ekadasi – February 25 - Smarta
Vijaya Ekadasi – February 26 - Bhagavath (for most people)

Purnima in Kannada Magh Month 
Magh Purnima or Full moon day is on February 14, 2014. The Purnima begins at 3:09 AM on February 14 and ends at 5:22 AM on February 15. Purnima Vrat is on February 14.

Amavasi in Kannada Magha Masa 
Magh Masa Amavasya or No moon day is on March 1, 2014.
The Amavasi begins at 4:10 PM on February 28 and ends at 2:05 PM on March 1, 2014.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Magha Month are:
February 4 – Shri Panchami, Vasant Panchami
February 6 – Ratha Saptami
February 7 – Bhishma Ashtami
February 8 – Madhavacharya Navami
February 11 – Bhishma Dwadashi
February 22 - Sita Jayanti
February 27 - Mahashivratri

Note – Magh month in North Indian calendars began on January 17, 2014 and will end on February 14, 2014.

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