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Agrahayana Month 2018 - Aghan Mahina 2018 in Hindi Calendars in North Indian Hindu Calendars

Agrahayana Month is the ninth month in a traditional Hindi calendar followed in North India – especially in Madhya Pradesh in other regions it is known as Margashirsh mahina. Aghan Month 2018 begins on November 24 and ends on December 22. Mokshada Ekadasi, Dattatreya Jayanti and Gita Jayanthi are observed in this month. 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 2074.

Thursdays in the month are dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi Puja. It is popularly known as Agrahayana Laxmi Puja. 

Chaturthi Vrat or Sankashti Ganesh Chaturti in Aghan Month 2018 is on November 26. The Chandrodaya or Moonrise time as per North Indian calendars is 8:17 PM.

Aghan Month 2018 Krishna and Shukla Paksha
Aghan Month Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from November 24 to December 7.
Aghan Month Shukla Paksha (waning phase of moon) is from December 8 to December 22, 2018.

Aghan Month Ekadasi Vrat in North India
Uttapatti Ekadasi – December 3
Mokshada Ekadasi – December 18

Aghan Month Pradosh Vrat in North India
Pradosh – December 4
Pradosh – December 20

Aghan Amavasi in Hindi Panchang in North India
Amavasya is on December 7, 2018
The Amavasi begins at 12:01 PM on December 6, 2018 and ends at 12:18 PM on December 7, 2018.

Aghan Purnima in Hindi Calendar
Purnima is on December 22, 2018. The Purnima begins at 1:45 AM on December 22 and ends at 12:08 AM on December 23

Festivals and auspicious days in Aghan Month 2018 in North India
Kal Bhairav Ashtami – November 30
Vivah Panchami - December 12
Guha / Skanda / Champa Sashti – December 13
Gita Jayanti – December 18 
Dattatreya Jayanti – December 22

Next month in North Indian Hindu Calendars is the Poush Month.