Here are the dates of important Hindu festivals and auspicious days in January 2017. The dates and tithis are given based on the standard Hindu Panchangam of India. Makar Sankranti (Pongal), Shakambari Navratri, Magh Mela, and Magha Maas are the important festivals in January 2017.
January 2017 is Paush Month and Magha Month in North Indian Hindi calendar & in Amavasyant calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
January 2017 is Margazhi Masam and Thai Masam as per Tamil calendar. It is Dhanurmasam and Makara Masam in Malayalam calendar. Paush Month and Maagh Month coincide with January 2017 in Bengali calendar.
Here you can find all other regional and sub-regional festivals’ dates in January 2017
Sunday, 8 January 2017 – Pausha Putrada Ekadashi
Monday, 9 January 2017 – Pausha Putrada Ekadashi
Thursday, 12 January 2017 – Paush Purnima
Saturday, 14 January 2017 – Pongal
Saturday, 14 January 2017 – Makara Sankranti, Uttarayan Festival
Sunday, 15 January 2017 – Sakat Chauth
Monday, 23 January 2017 – Shattila Ekadashi
Friday, 27 January 2017 – Mauni Amavasya