Posh Month, or Paush or Poush Mahina, is the third month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in Gujarat, India. Paush Month 2014 in Gujarati Calendar begins on January 2, 2014 to January 30, 2014. As per Vikram Samvat calendar, the current year in Gujarati Calendar is the Vikram Year 2070.
Some of the important festivals in the Magsar month include Uttarayan or Makar Sankranti (January 14, 2014).
Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Posh Maas
Putrada Ekadasi – January 11, 2014
Shattila Ekadasi – January 27, 2014
Posh Maas Sud Padavo and Vad Padavo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Poush Month Sud Padavo in 2014 (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 2, 2014 to January 16, 2014.
Paush Month 2014 Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from January 17, 2014 to January 30, 2014
Poonam or Purnima or full moon day Gujarati Poush month 2014
Posh poonam or Full moon day is on January 16. The Purnima begins at 7:50 AM on January 15, 2014 and ends at 10:21 AM on January 16
Amas or no moon day in Gujarati Posh month 2014
Posh Amas is on January 30, 2014. The Amavasi begins at 7:01 AM on January 30, 2014 and ends at 3:08 AM on January 31, 2014.
Paush Mahina Shiva Pradosh
Pradosh – January 13, 2014 - Som Pradosh as it is Monday
Pradosha – January 28, 2014
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 18, 2013 and ends on January 16, 2014.
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.