Jyeshta month, or Jyeshta maas or Jyeshta mahina (May-June) is the third month in traditional Hindi lunar calendar followed in North India. In 2017, Jyeshta mahina begins on May 11 and end on June 9 as per North Indian Hindi Hindu calendars.
Jyeshta is also one of the 27 nakshatras in Hindu Astrology. Jyeshta month falls when Purnima or Full Moon day (or before or after a day or couple) of the month coincides with Jyeshta nakshatra.
Here are some important festivals’ dates in Jyeshta Mahina 2017
Thursday, 11 May 2017 – Narada Jayanti
Sunday, 14 May 2017 – Vrishabha Sankranti
Monday, 22 May 2017 – Apara Ekadashi
Thursday, 25 May 2017 – Shani Jayanti
Thursday, 25 May 2017 – Vat Savitri Vrat
Saturday, 3 June 2017 – Ganga Dussehra
Monday, 5 June 2017 – Nirjala Ekadashi
Thursday, 8 June 2017 – Vat Purnima Vrat
Next month in North Indian Hindu lunar calendars is Ashad Mahina.