Jeshto month, also spelt as Jaishto mash or Jaishtha month or Jyeshto maas or Jyaistha month, is the second month in traditional Hindu Bengali calendar followed in Bengal and Bangla regions. In 2018, Jeshto month in starts on May 16 and ends on June 15.
Jeshto month represents Jyeshta month in other Hindu lunar calendars followed in North India, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
In 2018, Bengali Jyeshto mash corresponds with Vaishakh and Jyeshta months in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars (Amavasyanth Panchangam) and North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimanth Panchangam).
Important festivals in Jyeshtho month 2018 in Bengali calendar – Bengali festivals in May and June 2018
Thursday, 24 May 2018 – Ganga Dussehra
Friday, 25 May 2018 – Padmini Ekadashi
Sunday, 10 June 2018 – Parama Ekadashi
Friday, 15 June 2018 – Mithuna Sankranti
Next month in Bengali calendar is Ashar month 2018.