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Gop Maas

Margashirsha month in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is observed as Gopmaas in Braj, Vrindavan and by several Krishna sects especially Pushtimarg. Gop Maas 2018 is from November 24 to December 22. The month is considered dear to Sri Krishna.

Staunch Krishna devotees offer daily prayers in Krishna Temples.

A unique feature of the month is the taking care of domestic animals especially cow and ox.

Margashirsh is the ninth month in a traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.