Edavam month or Edavam masam is the 10th month in traditional Malayalam calendar followed in Kerala. In 2019, Edavam month begins on May 15 and ends on June 15.
The first day of Edavam month signifies the Sun’s transition into Edavam Raasi (Vrishabha Rasi or Taurus zodiac). Vrishabha Sankranti also marks the beginning of Vrushabha masam in Solar calendars. Next month in Malayalam calendar is Midhunam masam or Mithunam month.
Edavam masam in 2019 corresponds with Vaigasi Masam in Tamil Calendar and Vaishakh month & Jyeshta Month in Telugu, Marathi, Kannada and Gujarati calendars. The Malayalam month of Edavam also corresponds with Jaistho month in Bengali calendar and Jyeshta month & Adhik Ashada Month in North Indian Hindi calendars.
Here are the major Malayalam Hindu Festivals in Edavam Masam 2019
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 – Mohini Ekadashi
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 – Vrishabha Sankranti
Friday, 17 May 2019 – Narasimha Jayanti
Saturday, 18 May 2019 – Buddha Purnima
Sunday, 19 May 2019 – Narada Jayanti
Thursday, 30 May 2019 – Apara Ekadashi
Monday, 3 June 2019 – Shani Jayanti
Monday, 3 June 2019 – Vat Savitri Vrat
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 – Ganga Dussehra
Thursday, 13 June 2019 – Nirjala Ekadashi
Saturday, 15 June 2019 – Mithuna Sankranti