Falgun Mahina 2017 in Marathi Calendar

Falgun mahina or Phalgun month is the 12th and last month in traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra & Goa. In 2017, Falgun Mahina starts on February 27 and ends on March 28 as per traditional Marathi panchang.

Falgun month is the period when Purva Phalguni or Uttara Phalguni nakshatra coincides with Purnima or Full Moon.

Shukla Paksham in Falguna Month begins on February 27 and ends on March 12.

Bahula or Krishna Paksha starts on March 13 and ends on March 28.

Many important Hindu festivals are celebrated in Falgun maas. Holi festival, Dhulivandan, Sant Tukaram Beej, Chhatrapati Shivaji Jayanti (as per tithi), Rang Panchami, Eknath Sashti,  and Madhu Krishna Trayodashi.

Falgun mahina is significant month to worship Lord Shiva and Lord Krishna. Holi and Vasantotsav mark the importance of Sri Krishna Puja. Holi is also auspicious for Shiva Puja as it commemorates Kama Dahan by Lord Shiva.

The important festivals in Phalgun Month 2017 as per Marathi calendar…

Wednesday, 8 March 2017 – Amalaki Ekadashi

Sunday, 12 March 2017 – Holi Festival

Sunday, 12 March 2017 – Holika Dahan

Monday, 13 March 2017 – Rangwali Holi

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 – Meena Sankranti

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 – Basoda Festival

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 – Sheetala Ashtami

Friday, 24 March 2017 – Papmochani Ekadashi

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  1. Babita says:

    mahalaxmi calendar 2016 marathi in mahatma basaveshwar jayanti

  2. Shameek says:

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  3. Suhaila says:

    as per marathi panchang how is the day 14th march 2016

  4. Shaurya says:

    jyeshta month in 2016 as per maharashtrian calendar