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Dhanu Masam 2019 – 2020 in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala - Dhanu Month 2020

Dhanu Masam is the fifth month followed in a traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. Dhanu Masam 2019 – 2020 begins on December 16, 2019 and ends on January 14, 2020. Sabarimala Mandala Puja is one of the most important festivals in the month. Makaravilakku is on January 14.

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 January 6, 2020
Thiruvathira Festival is on January 9, 2020
Sabarimala Mandala Pooja is on December 26, 2019
Shivagiri Pilgrimage begins on December 30, 2019
Erumeli Petta Thullal - January 12, 2020

Ekadasi in Dhanu Masam
December 22
January 6

Pournami or Purnima or full moon day
January 10

Karuthavavu or Amavasya
December 26

Sashti Fasting
January 1

Pradosham
December 23
January 8

Next Malayalam month is the Makara Masam.



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