Posh Month, or Paush or Poush Mahina, is the third month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat, India. Paush Month 2014 - 2015 in Gujarati Calendar begins on December 22, 2014 to January 20, 2015. As per Vikram Samvat calendar, the current year in Gujarati Calendar is the Vikram Year 2071.
Some of the important festivals in the Magsar month include Uttarayan or Makar Sankranti (January 14, 2015).
Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Posh Maas
Putrada Ekadasi – January 1, 2015
Shattila Ekadasi – January 16, 2015
Posh Maas Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Poush Month Sud Padavo in 2015 (Waxing phase of moon) is from December 22, 2014 to January 5, 2015.
Paush Month 2015 Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from January 6, 2015 to January 20, 2015.
Poonam or Purnima or full moon day Gujarati Poush month 2015
Posh poonam or Full moon day is January 5. The Purnima begins 9:23 AM on January 4 and ends at 10:23 AM on January 5. Purnima Vrat is on January 4, 2015. Magh Snan begins on the day.
Amas or no moon day in Gujarati Posh month 2015
Posh Amas is on January 20, 2015. The Amavasi begins at 9:59 PM on January 19 and ends at 6:44 PM on January 20, 2015. Amavas Vrat is on January 19. Mauni Amavas is on January 20.
Paush Mahina Shiva Pradosh
Pradosh – January 2, 2015
Pradosha – January 18, 2015
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 7, 2014 and ends on January 5, 2015.
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.