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Gujarati Chaitra Month in 2021 - Chait Mahina in Traditional Hindu Calendar in Gujarat in 2021

Chaitra Mahina is the sixth month in a traditional Gujarati calendar followed in GujaratIndia. Chaitra month 2021 in Gujarati Calendar begins on April 13 to May 11. As per Vikram Samvat calendar, the current year in Gujarati Calendar is the Vikram Year 2077. Some of the important festivals in the month are Chaitra Navratri, Ram Navami, Swaminarayan Jayanti and Hanuman Jayanti.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesha is on April 30, 2021 – Moonrise is at 10:10 PM – Indian standard time.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Gujarat Chaitra Maas
Kamada Ekadasi – April 23
Varuthini Ekadasi – May 7

Shiva Pradosh Fasting Dates in Chaitra Month are:
Pradosh – April 24
Pradosha – May 8

Chaitra Maas Sud Padvo and Vad Padvo – Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Chaitra Month Sud Padvo in 2021 (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 14 to April 27.
Chaitra Month 2021 Vad Padvo (Waning phase of moon) is from April 28 to May 11.

Poonam or Purnima or full moon day Gujarati Chaitra month 2021
Chaitra Poonam or Full moon day is on April 27, 2021
Time is from  12:44 PM on April 26 to 9:01 AM on April 27
Purnima Vrat is on April 26.
Vaishakh Snan begins on the day.

Amas or no moon day in Gujarati Chaitra month 2021
Chaitra Amas or No moon day is on May 11. The Amavasya time is from 9:56 AM on May 10 to 12:30 AM on May 12..

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Gujarati Chaitra Month
Chaitra Navratri begins –  April 13
Gowri Tritiya – April 15
Matsya Jayanti – April 15
Sri Panchami and Lakshmi Panchami – April 17
Ashoka Ashtami - April 20
Ram Navami – April 21
Chaitra Navratri ends - April 21
Anang Trayodashi - April 25
Hanuman Janma Upvaas – April 26
Hanuman Jayanti – April 27

Note – Chaitra mahina 2021 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from March 29, 2021 to April 27, 2021.

Note – Chaitra Month in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka is similar to the Gujarati Calendar. But in these regions, Chaitra is the first month in a traditional Hindu calendar.

Next month in Gujarati Calendar is the Vaishakh Month.



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