Posh Month, or Paush or Poush Mahina, is the third month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat, India. Paush Month 2012 in Gujarati Calendar begins on January 12, 2013 and ends on February 10, 2013 As per Vikram Samvat calendar, the current year in Gujarati Calendar is the Vikram Year 2069.
Some of the important festivals in the Magsar month include Uttarayan or Makar Sankranti (January 14, 2013).
Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Posh Maas
Putrada Ekadasi – January 22, 2013
Shattila Ekadasi – February 6, 2013
Posh Maas Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Poush Month Sud Padavo in 2013 (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 12, 2013 to January 27, 2013.
Paush Month 2013 Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from January 28, 2013 to February 10, 2013.
Poonam or Purnima or full moon day Gujarati Poush month 2013
Posh poonam or Full moon day is on January 27. The Purnima begins at 8:47 PM on January 26, 2013 and ends at 10:08 PM on January 27.
Amas or no moon day in Gujarati Posh month 2013
Posh Amas is on February 10, 2013. The Amavasi begins at 3:19 PM on February 9, 2013 and ends at 12:50 PM on February 10.
Paush Mahina Shiva Pradosh
Pradosh – January 24, 2013
Pradosha – February 7
Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Poush Month
Uttarayan – January 14
Makar Sankranti – January 14
Note – Paush Mahina in North Indian calendars began on December 28, 2012 and ends on January 27, 2013.
Note – Paush Month in Telugu, Marathi and Kannada calendar is similar to Gujarati Calendar.
Next month in Gujarati calendar is the Magha or Maha Month.