Magh Masa 2017 in Kannada Calendar – Magha Month in Karnataka in 2017



Magh Masa, or Magha Month, is the eleventh month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar and Panchanga followed in Karnataka. Magh Masa 2017 starts on January 28, 2017 to February 26, 2017.  Vasanta Panchami, Ratha Saptami and Sivaratri are observed in this month.

Shiva Pradosham Fasting Dates in Kannada Magh Masa are:
Pradosh – February 8 
Pradosha – February 24 – Pradosh

Sankashtahara Chathurthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesh in Magh Masa 2017 is on February 14, 2017  – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:16 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kannada Magha Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Magh Masa Kannada calendar 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 28, 2017 to February 10, 2017.
Kannada Magh Month 2017 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from February 11, 2017 to February 26, 2017.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Kannada Magh Masa
Jaya Ekadasi – February 7
Vijaya Ekadasi – February 22

Purnima in Kannada Magh Month 
Magh Purnima or Full moon day 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.

Amavasi in Kannada Magha Masa 
Magh Masa Amavasya or No moon day is on February 26, 2017.
The Amavasi begins at 8:51 PM on February 25 to 8:28 PM on February 26, 2017.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Kannada Magha Month are:
Vasant Panchami and Shri Panchami – February 1
Ratha Saptami – February 3
Bhishma Ashtami – February 4
Madhva Navami - February 5
Bhishma Dwadashi – February 8
Shivratri – February 24

Note – Magh month in North Indian calendars began on January 13, 2017 and ends on February 10, 2017.

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