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Ashwayuja Masam 2021 – Kannada Ashwina Month in 2021 in Karnataka

Ashwin Masam is the seventh month in a traditional Hindu Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Kannada Ashwayuja Masam 2021 is from from October 7 to November 4. Popular festivals in a Hindu calendar year like Navratri, Vijaya Dashami, Dasara, Kojagari Vrata, Naraka Chaturdashi and Diwali are observed in this month. Other auspicious days include Govatsa Dwadashi, Yama Tharpanam and Kedara Gowri Vrata.

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Ashwayuja  Masam are:  
Pradosh – October 17
Pradosh – November 2

Ekadasi Fasting dates in Ashwayuja  Masam are:
Pashankusha Ekadasi – October 16
Rama Ekadasi – November 1

Sankashtahara Chaturthi Vrata dedicated to Ganesha is on 2021 is on October 24 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:39 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Kannada Ashwin Month 2021 Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Kannada Ashwin 2021 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from October 7 to October 20.
Kannada Ashvina Masam 2021 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from October 21 to November 4.

Purnima in Kannada Ashwayuja Masam
  • Ashwayuja Purnima or Full moon day is on  
  • October 20. 
  • The Purnima begins at 7:02 PM on October 19 and ends at 8:25 PM on October 20. 
  • Sharad Purnima is on October 19
  • Kojagari Lakshmi Purnima are on October 19. 
  • Kartik Snan begins on October 20.
  • Purnima Vrat is on October 20.
Amavasya in Kannada Ashvina Masam
  • Ashwayuja Amavasya or No moon day is on November 4, 2021.  
  • The Amavasi begins at 6:03 AM on November 4 and ends at 2:44 AM on November 5. 
  • Diwali, Lakshmi Puja and Abhyanga Snan are observed on November 4.
Kannada Ashvina Masam Festivals and Auspicious days
Navratri Begins – October 7 (Ghatasthapana)
Lalita Panchami – October 10
Saraswati Avahan – October 11
Saraswati Puja – October 12
Mahalakshmi Puja - October 12
Saraswati Visarjan – October 13
Durga Ashtami – October 13
Maha Navami – October 14
Dasara –  October 15
Shirdi Sai Baba Punyathithi –  October 15
Karak Chaturthi - Dasharathi Chaturthi – October 24
Govatsa Dwadashi – November 1
Guru Dwadashi - November 2
Vasubaras - Nov 1
Dhantrayodashi – November 2
Narak Chaturdashi – November 4
Diwali – November 4
Lakshmi Puja – November 4
Sharda Puja - November 4

Note – Ashwin Month in traditional calendar followed in North India begins on September 21, 2021 and ends on October 20, 2021.

Ashwin Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh is similar to the Kannada Calendar.

Next month in Kannada calendar is the Karik Masa.






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