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Makara Masam 2024 – Malayalam Makaram Month in 2024

Makara Masam, or Makaram, is the sixth month in a traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. Makara Masam in 2024 begins on January 15, 2024 and ends on February 12, 2024. 

Other important festivals and auspicious days in the month include Makara Chovva or the first Tuesday in Makara month.

Makara Bharani is a major festival day at Goddess Bhagavathi Temples in Kerala and is on January 19.

Thaipusam dedicated to Lord Subramanya is on January 25.

Fasting - Vavu - Pournami

Amavasya (Karutha Vavu) is on February 9

Purnima or full moon day (Velutha Vavu) is on January 25

Ekadasi Fasting dates are January 21 and February 6.

Pradosham dates are January 23 and February 7

Shasti fasting is on January 16

Next month in Malayalam Calendar is the Kumbha Masam.