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Marathi Ashwin Mahina in 2019 – Ashvina Month in Traditional Maharashtra Calendar in 2019

Ashwin Mahina is the seventh month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Ashvina Month 2019 in Marathi calendar is from September 29 to October 28. Navratri, Durga Puja, Dasara and Diwali are observed in Ashwin month. Other festivals include Sharad Purnima, Kojagari Lakshmi Puja, Karwa Chauth, Dhantrayodashi etc.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Ashwin Month is on October 17, Thursday – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:43 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Ashwin Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha

Ashwin Mahina 2019 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from September 29 to October 13
Ashvina Month 2019 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from October 14 to October 28.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Ashwin Mahina in 2019

  • Ashwin Purnima or Full moon day is on October 13. 
  • The Purnima begins at 12:36 AM on October 13 and ends at 2:37 AM on October 14. 
  • Sharad Purnima is on October 13
  • Kojagari Lakshmi Purnima are on October 13. 
  • Kartik Snan begins on October 13.
  • Purnima Vrat is on October 13.

Amavasya in Marathi Ashwin Maas 2019

  • Ashwin Amavasya or No moon day is on October 28, 2019.  
  • The Amavasi begins at 12:23 PM on October 27 and ends at 9:08 AM on October 27. 
  • Diwali, Lakshmi Puja and Abhyanga Snan are observed on  October 27.
Ashwin Mahina Ekadasi
Pashankusha Ekadasi – October 9
Rama Ekadasi – October 24

Ashwin Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh – October 11
Pradosh – October 25

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Ashwin Month are
Navratri Begins – September 29 (Ghatasthapana)
Lalita Panchami – October 2
Saraswati Avahan – October 4
Saraswati Puja – October 5
Mahalakshmi Puja - October 5
Saraswati Visarjan – October 7
Durga Ashtami – October 6
Maha Navami – October 7
Dasara –  October 8
Shirdi Sai Baba Punyathithi –  October 8
Karwa Chauth – October 17
Govatsa Dwadashi – October 25
Dhantrayodashi – October 25
Narak Chaturdashi – October 27
Diwali – October 27
Lakshmi Puja – October 27
Sharda Puja - October 27

It must be noted that Ashwin Month in traditional calendar followed in North India begins on September 14, 2019 and ends on October 13, 2019.

Ashvin Month in calendars followed in Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Marathi calendar.

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Kartik Month.