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Dhanu Masam 2018 – 2019 in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala - Dhanu Month 2019

Dhanu Masam is the fifth month followed in a traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. Dhanu Masam 2018 – 2019 begins on December 16, 2018 and ends on January 14, 2019. Sabarimala Mandala Puja is one of the most important festivals in the month. Makaravilakku is on January 15.

Another major highlight of the month is the Thiruvathira festival observed on the Thiruvathira Nakshatram day in the month. Lord Vishnu temples will be observing the Swarga Vathil Ekadasi in the month – this festival is popularly known as the Vaikunta Ekadasi.

Important Festivals in Dhanu Masam
Swarga Vathil Ekadasi is on December 19, 2018.
Thiruvathira Festival is on December 22, 2018.
Sabarimala Mandala Pooja is on December 27, 2018
Shivagiri Pilgrimage begins on December 30, 2018
Erumeli Petta Thullal - January 12, 2019

Ekadasi in Dhanu Masam
December 19
January 1

Pournami or Purnima or full moon day
December 22

Karuthavavu or Amavasya
January 5, 2019

Sashti Fasting
January 12, 2019

Pradosham
December 20
January 3, 2019

Next Malayalam month is the Makara Masam.