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Marathi Margashirsha Month in 2017 - Margasira Mahina Maharashtra Calendar 2017

Margashirsha Month is the ninth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Margasira Mahina 2017 in Marathi calendar is from November 19, 2017 to December 18, 2017. Champa Sashti, Gita Jayanti, Mokshada Ekadasi and Datta Jayanti are observed in Margasira Mahina.

Margashirsha Lakshmi Puja is observed on the Thursdays in the month.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Margashirsha Mahina is on December 6, 2017 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:55 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Margashirsha Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Margashirsha Mahina 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from November 19, 2017 to December 3.
Margashirsha Month 2017 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from December 4, 2017 to December 18, 2017.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Margashirsha Mahina in 2017
Margashirsha Pournima or Full moon day is on December 3. The Purnima begins at 12:57 AM on December 3 and ends at 9:17 PM on December 3. Dattatreya Jayanti is on December 3.

Amavasi in Margashirsha Mahina 2017 in Marathi Calendar
Margashirsha Amavasya or No moon day is on December 18. The Amavasi begins at 9:29 AM on December 17 and ends at 12:00 PM on December 18.

Marathi Margashirsha Mahina Ekadasi
Mokshada Ekadasi - November 30
Saphala Ekadasi – December 13, 2017

Margasira Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh - December 1
Pradosh – December 15

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Margashirsha Month
Champa Sashti – November 24
Skanda Sashti – November 24
Gita Jayanti – November 30
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 3
Dhanur Masa begins – December 16

Note - Margashirsha Mahina in North Indian calendars began on November 5, 2017 and ends on December 3, 2017.

Note – Margashirsha Month in Telugu, Gujarati and Kannada calendar is similar to Marathi Calendar.

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Poush Month.