Marathi Magh Month in 2017 – Magha Mahina 2017 in Maharashtra Calendar



Magh month or Magha Mahina is the 11th month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Magh Month 2017 in Marathi calendar is from January 28, 2017 to February 26, 2017. The important festivals in the month include Ganesh Jayanti (January 31), Vasant Panchami (February 1), Ratha Saptami (February 3) and Shivratri on February 24, 2017.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Magh Mahina is on February 14, 2017  – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:16 PM – Indian Standard Time.

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

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Magh Mahina in 2017
Magh Pournima or Full moon day is on February 10, 2017. The Purnima begins at 7:31 AM on February 10 and ends at 6:03 AM on February 11. Purnima Vrat is on February 10.

Amavasi in Magh Mahina 2017 in Marathi Calendar
Magh Amavasya or No moon day is on February 26, 2017.
The Amavasi begins at 9:21 PM on February 25 and ends at 8:28 PM on February 26, 2017.

Marathi Magh Mahina 2017 Ekadasi
Jaya Ekadasi – February 7
Vijaya Ekadasi – February 22

Magh Mahina 2017 Pradosh
Pradosh – February 8 
Pradosha – February 24 – Pradosh

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Magh Month
Til kund Chaturthi – January 31
Ganesh Jayanti – January 31
Vasant Panchami and Shri Panchami – February 1
Ratha Saptami – February 3
Bhishma Ashtami – February 4
Bhishma Dwadashi – February 8
Shivratri – February 24

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

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Phalgun Month or Falgun Mahina.