Magh Mahina 2020 in Marathi Calendar

Magh month or Magh mahina (January – February) is the most auspicious month for devotees of Lord Shiva. Magh mahina is the 11th Hindu month. In 2020, Magha maas starts on January 25 and ends on February 23 as per Marathi calendar.

Magh Snan is the most auspicious ritual observed during Magh mahina in Nashik and some other river bank areas in Maharashtra.

Magh Navratri, one of the Gupt Navratri, is celebrated in Magh month in some ancient temples in Maharashtra. Ganesh Jayanti or Tilkund Chaturthi is another major festival celebrated in Magh mahina by Marathi people. This festival is also known as Vara Chaturthi or Magha Ganpati Chouth.

Shukla Paksha in Magha maas 2020 – starts on 25 January and ends on February 9.

Magha Maas Krishna Paksha 2020 – begins on 10 February and ends on February 23.

Magh Shukla Panchami is celebrated as Basant Panchami or Vasant Panchami which is very auspicious for Saraswati Puja. Rathasaptami or Surya Jayanti is observed on Magha Shukla Saptami. Bhishmashtami, Bhishma Ekadashi or Jaya Ekadasi and Bhishma Dwadasi are other auspicious days in Magh mahina. Maha Shivratri is the most celebrated Hindu festival in Magh month.

It is to note that the similar calendar is followed in Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Karnataka. Hence Magh month 2020 dates are similar to Marathi calendar for Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars.

Important Festivals dates in Magh month 2020

Tuesday, 28 January 2020 – Ganesh Jayanti, Tilkund Chaturthi, Angarak Yog Vinayak Chaturthi, Varad Chaturthi

Wednesday, 29 January 2020 – Vasant Panchami (Saraswati Pooja)

Saturday, 1 February 2020 – Ratha Saptami

Sunday, 2 February 2020 – Bhishma Ashtami

Wednesday, 5 February 2020 – Jaya Ekadashi

Sunday, 9 February 2020 – Magha Purnima

Thursday, 13 February 2020 – Kumbha Sankranti

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 – Vijaya Ekadashi

Friday, 21 February 2020 – Maha ShivaRatri

Magh Maas 2020 Tithis, dates

25 January 2020 – Magh Maas 1, Shukla Paksha Pratipada, Shravana Nakshatra

26 January 2020 – Magh Maas 2, Shukla Paksha Dwithiya, Dhanishta Nakshatra

27 January 2020 – Magh Maas 3, Shukla Paksha Tritiya, Shatabhisha Nakshatra

28 January 2020 – Magh Maas 4, Shukla Paksha Tritiya – Chaturthi, Purvabhadra Nakshatra

29 January 2020 – Magh Maas 5, Shukla Paksha Chaturthi – Panchami, Purvabhadra – Uttarabhadra Nakshatra

30 January 2020 – Magh Maas 6, Shukla Paksha Panchami – Shashti, Uttarabhadra Nakshatra

31 January 2020 – Magh Maas 7, Shukla Paksha Shashti – Saptami, Revati Nakshatra

1 February 2020 – Magh Maas 8, Shukla Paksha Saptami – Ashtami, Ashwini Nakshatra

2 February 2020 – Magh Maas 9, Shukla Paksha Ashtami – Navami, Bharani Nakshatra

3 February 2020 – Magh Maas 10, Shukla Paksha Navami – Dashami, Krittikai Nakshatra

4 February 2020 – Magh Maas 11, Shukla Paksha Dashami – Ekadashi, Rohini Nakshatra

5 February 2020 – Magh Maas 12, Shukla Paksha Ekadashi – Dwadashi, Mrigashira Nakshatra

6 February 2020 – Magh Maas 13, Shukla Paksha Dwadashi – Trayodashi, Ardra Nakshatra

7 February 2020 – Magh Maas 14, Shukla Paksha Trayodashi – Chaturdashi, Punarvasu Nakshatra

8 February 2020 – Magh Maas 15, Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi – Pournami, Pushya Nakshatra

9 February 2020 – Magh Maas 16, Shukla Paksha Pournami – Prathamai, Ashlesha Nakshatra

10 February 2020 – Magh Maas 17, Krishna Paksha Pratipada – Dwithiyai, Magha Nakshatra

11 February 2020 – Magh Maas 18, Krishna Paksha Dwithiya – Trithiyai, Purva Phalguni Nakshatra

12 February 2020 – Magh Maas 19, Krishna Paksha Trithiya – Chaturthi, Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra

13 February 2020 – Magh Maas 20, Krishna Paksha Panchami, Hasta Nakshatra

14 February 2020 – Magh Maas 21, Krishna Paksha Shashti, Chitra Nakshatra

15 February 2020 – Magh Maas 22, Krishna Paksha Saptami, Swati Nakshatra

16 February 2020 – Magh Maas 23, Krishna Paksha Ashtami, Vishakha Nakshatra

17 February 2020 – Magh Maas 24, Krishna Paksha Navami, Anuradha Nakshatra

18 February 2020 – Magh Maas 25, Krishna Paksha Dashami, Jyeshta Nakshatra

19 February 2020 – Magh Maas 26, Krishna Paksha Ekadashi, Moola Nakshatra

20 February 2020 – Magh Maas 27, Krishna Paksha Dwadashi, Purvashada Nakshatra

21 February 2020 – Magh Maas 28, Krishna Paksha Trayodashi, Uttarashada Nakshatra

22 February 2020 – Magh Maas 29, Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi, Shravana Nakshatra

23 February 2020 – Magh Maas 30, Krishna Paksha Amavasya, Dhanishta Nakshatra

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  1. Anumati says:

    paush mahina ends on which date as per marathi calender