Magha Maasa 2016 in Telugu Calendar – Magh Month in 2016 in Andhra Pradesh



Magha Maasa is the 11th month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Magh Masa 2016 starts on February 9, 2016 to March 9, 2016. Vasant Panchami, Shri Panchami, Ratha Saptami and Shivratri are observed in the Magha month.

Sankatahara Chavithi dedicated to Vinayaka in Magh Masa 2015 is on February 26, 2016  – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:16 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Telugu Magha Masa Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Magha Masa 2016 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from February 9, 2016 to February 22, 2016.
Telugu Magh Maasa 2016 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from February 23, 2016 to March 9 2016.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Telugu Magh Masa are:
Jaya Ekadasi – February 18
Vijaya Ekadasi – March 5

Pradosha Fasting Dates in Telugu Magh Masa 2015 are:
Pradosh – February 20 – Shani Pradosh
Pradosha – March 6 – Pradosh

Purnima in Telugu Magha Masa
Magh Purnima or Full moon day is on February 22, 2016. The Purnima begins at 10:34 PM on February 21 and ends at 11:50 PM on February 22. Purnima Vrat is on February 22.

Amavasi in Telugu Magh Masa
Magh Masa Amavasya or No moon day is on March 9, 2016. The Amavasi begins at 10:34 AM on March 8 and ends at 7:24 AM on March 9, 2016.

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Margasira Masa are:
Vasant Panchami and Shri Panchami – February 12
Ratha Saptami – February 14
Bhishma Ashtami – February 15
Madhva Navami - February 16
Bhishma Dwadashi – February 19
Shivratri – March 7

Note – Magh month in North Indian calendars begins on January 24, 2016 and ends on February 22, 2016.

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

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Phalguna Masa.