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Poush Month 2018 – 2019 in North Indian Hindu Calendar – Paush Mahina 2019

Poush Mahina is the tenth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India. Paush Month 2018 - 2019 begins on December 23, 2018, and ends on January 21, 2019. This calendar is followed mainly in Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Bihar, Orissa, Chhattisgarh and other North Indian states. A month in these regions is calculated from the day after Purnima or full moon to the next Purnima. The current year in the Hindi Calendar is Saka 2075.

Note - It must be noted that Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka begins on December January 6, 2019, and ends on February 4, 2019.

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Poush Month 2018 is on December 25, Tuesday. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:10 PM. As it is Tuesday, there is an Angarak Yoga.

Poush Month 2018 - 2019 Krishna and Shukla Paksha

Poush Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from December 22, 2018 to January 5, 2019.
Poush Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from January 6, 2019 to January 21, 2019.

Poush Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Saphala Ekadasi – January 1, 2019
Putrada Ekadasi – December 17, 2019

Poush Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – January 3, 2019
Pradosh –  December 19, 2019

Poush Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on D January 5, 2019
The Amavasi begins at 4:58 AM on January 5, 2019 and ends at 6:58 AM on January 6, 2019. 

Poush Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on January 21, 2019. The Purnima begins at 2:19 PM on January 20, 2019 and ends at 10:46 AM on January 21. Purnima Vrat is on January 20, 2019. Shakambari Purnima is on January 21.

Festivals and auspicious days in Poush Month 2018 - 2019 in North India
Shakambari Navratri begins on January 14
Shakambari Purnima - January 21
Magh Mela begins on January 21

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendars is the Magh month.