Chaitra Maasam 2017 in Telugu Calendar

Chaitra month or Chaitra masam is the first month in Telugu calendar (Telugu Hindu Panchangam). In Telugu Panchangam for Andhra Pradesh, Chiatra masam 2017 starts on March 28 and ends on April 26.

Chaitra month falls in March-April as per Gregorian calendar. Similar dates are applicable to Marathi, Gujarati, and Kannada Panchanga. In 2017, Chaitra masam marks the beginning of Sri Hemalamba nama samvatsaram.

According to Hinduism, on the first day of Chaitra month Lord Brahma started the creation. Ugadi or Telugu New Year begins on the first day of Chaitra month in Karnataka.

This festival is also celebrated as Kannada New Year and Marathi New Year (Gudhi Padva). It marks the onset of spring season or Vasanta ruthuvu.

Telugu Chaitra masa Shukla Paksham begins on March 28 and ends on April 11.

Telugu Chaitra masa Krishna Paksham starts on April 12 and ends on April 26.

The major festivals during Chaitra month in 2017 are – Ugadi, Sri Rama Navaratri (Vasanta Navaratri or Chaitra Navaratri), Soubhagya Gauri Vratam, Sri Rama Navami, and Hanuman Jayanti.

Telugu Festivals in Chaitra Month 2017

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 – Chaitra Navratri (Vasant Navratri)

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 – Ugadi (Telugu New Year, Kannada New Year)

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 – Gudi Padwa (Marathi New Year)

Thursday, 30 March 2017 – Gauri Puja

Thursday, 30 March 2017 – Gangaur

Sunday, 2 April 2017 – Yamuna Chhath

Wednesday, 5 April 2017 – Sri Rama Navami

Friday, 7 April 2017 – Kamada Ekadashi

Tuesday, 11 April 2017 – Hanuman Jayanti

Friday, 14 April 2017 – Chithirai Vishu, Puthandu (Tamil New Year, Solar New Year)

Saturday, 22 April 2017 – Varuthini Ekadashi

26 April 2017 – Chaitra Amavasya

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10 Comments

  1. Prasheetha says:

    is 25th april a good day according to telugu calender

  2. Mallika says:

    what is the ruthuvu today in telugu thidhi

  3. Paurav says:

    is today a good day according to telugucalendar

  4. Swapna says:

    when is chaitra masam in 2013 telugu calendar

  5. Kritanu says:

    june 2013 comes under which ruthuvu according to panchangam

  6. Arka says:

    what is today ruthuvu according to telugu calendar

  7. Idaspati says:

    which masam in telugu calendar that ugadi fest comes in 2013?