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Marathi Magh Month in 2018 – Magha Mahina 2018 in Maharashtra Calendar



Magh month or Magha Mahina is the 11th month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Magh Month 2018 in Marathi calendar is from January 18, 2018 to February 15, 2018. The important festivals in the month include Ganesh Jayanti (January 21), Vasant Panchami (January 22), Ratha Saptami (January 24) and Shivratri on February 13, 2018.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Magh Mahina is on February 3, 2018  – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 9:16 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Magh Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Magh Mahina 2018 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from January 18, 2018 to January 31, 2018.
Magh Month 2018 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from February 1, 2018 to February 15, 2018

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Magh Mahina in 2018
Magh Pournima or Full moon day is on January 31, 2018. The Purnima begins at 10:23 PM on January 30 and ends at 6:56 PM on January 31. Purnima Vrat is on January 30.

Amavasi in Magh Mahina 2018 in Marathi Calendar
Magh Amavasya or No moon day is on February 15, 2018.
The Amavasi begins at 12:46 AM on February 15 and ends at 2:35 AM on February 16, 2018.

Marathi Magh Mahina 2018 Ekadasi
Jaya Ekadasi – January 28
Vijaya Ekadasi – February 11

Magh Mahina 2018 Pradosh
Pradosh – January 29 
Pradosha – February 13 – Pradosh

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Magh Month
Til kund Chaturthi – January 21
Ganesh Jayanti – January 21
Vasant Panchami and Shri Panchami – January 22
Ratha Saptami – January 24
Bhishma Ashtami – January 25
Bhishma Dwadashi – January 29
Shivratri – February 13

Note –  Magh Mahina in North Indian calendars began on January 2, 2018 and ends on January 31, 2018.

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

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Phalgun Month or Falgun Mahina.