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Kannada Chaitra Masa 2021 – Chaitra Month in Traditional Hindu Calendar in Karnataka in 2021

Chaitra Masa, or Chaitra Month, is the first month in a traditional Kannada calendar followed in Karnataka. Chaitra Masa 2021 begins on April 13 to May 11. Sarvari Nama Samvatsara (Saka year 1943) begins on the first day of the Chaitra month which is celebrated as Kannada New Year (Ugadi). Some of the important festivals and auspicious days include Ugadi, Chaitra Navratri, Sowbhagya Gowri Vratam. Ram Navami and Hanuman Jayanti.

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

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

Chaitra Masa 2021 Shukla and Krishna Paksha in Kannada Chaitra Month
Chaitra Masa 2021 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon is from April 14 to April 27.
Chaitra Masa 2021 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon is from April 28 to May 11.

Kannada Chaitra month Ekadasi dates are:
Kamada Ekadasi – April 23
Varuthini Ekadasi – May 7

The dates of important festivals in Kannada Chaitra Masa are:
Ugadi (Telugu New Year) –  April 13
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

Kannada Chaitra Masa Poornima
Chaitra Poornima 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.
41 day Hanuman Jayanti Vrat deeksha begins on April 27
Hanuman Jayanti

Kannada Chaitra Masam Amavasya
Chaitra Amavasya 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.

Please note that Chaitra Mahina 2021 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from March 29, 2021 to April 27, 2021.

Kannada Chaitra month is similar to Chaitra Masa in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh.

Next month in Kannada Calendar is the Vaishakh Masa.



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