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Chinga Masam 2019 – Chingam Month in Kerala in 2019

Chinga Masam is the first month in a traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. Chinga Masam 2019 begins on August 17 and ends on September 16. The first day of Chingam month marks the beginning of the New Year according to the Malayalam calendar and is known as Chingam 1. Kollavarsham (Kolla Varsham) 1195 begins as per traditional Kerala calendar on August 17, 2019. Onam the biggest festival of Kerala is observed on the Thiruvonam Nakshatram day in Chingam month.

Sri Narayana Guru Jayanti (September 13) is observed on the Chathayam Nakshatra day in the Chingam month.

Important Festivals in the Chingam Month in Kerala
Sri Krishna Jayanti - August 23
Gokulashtami – August 23
Vinayaka Chaturthi – September 2
First Onam – September 10
Thiruvonam – September 11

Chinga Masam Ekadasi Fasting are on August 27 and September 9

Pradosham dates in Chinga Masam are August 28 and September 11

Muruga Sashti Fasting is on September 4

Full Moon and No Moon Day
Velutha Vavu or full moon day (Purnima) – September 14
Karutha Vavu or Amavasya – August 30

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