Margashirsha Month 2021-2022 | Margasheersh Mahina | Margashira masam

Margashirsha month (Margasheersh, Margashira, Margasira masam), is the ninth month as per traditional North Indian Hindi Hindu calendar. In 2021, Margashirsha month starts on November 20 and ends on December 19 according to North Indian traditional Hindi Hindu calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, etc.

In North Indian calendars, Krishna Paksha in Margashirsha Month begins on 20 November and ends on 4 December & Shukla Paksha begins on 5 December and ends on 19 December.

In other calendars like Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars, Margashira month 2021-2022 starts on 5 December 2021 and ends on 2 January 2022.

As per the above calendars, Shukla Paksha of Margashirsha Month begins on 5 December 2021 and ends on 19 December but Krishna Paksha starts on 20 December and ends on 2 January 2022.

During Margashira month Mrigasira nakshatra or Mrugashira star falls near Purnima day. Due to that this month is named as Margashirsh. This month is an auspicious month to perform Shiva puja, Vishnu puja, Dattatreya puja and Hanuman Puja.

As per Bengali calendar, Margashirsh month is also called as Agrahayana or Agrahayon. Margashirsha is the second month as per traditional Gujarati calendar.

In Tamil calendar, Margashirsha Month coincides with Karthigai Masam – Margali Masam and in Malayalam calendar it is Vrischika Masam – Dhanurmasam.

Significance and spiritual importance of Margashirsha mahina and the relation between Margashirsh month and Lord Krishna or Bhagvad Geeta is explained in this article

Festivals in Margashirsha Month 2021

Saturday, 27 November 2021 – Kalabhairav Jayanti (Maha Kalbhairav Ashtami)

Tuesday, 30 November 2021 – Utpanna Ekadashi

Saturday, 4 December 2021 – Surya Grahan (Solar Eclipse)

Wednesday, 8 December 2021 – Vivah Panchami

Tuesday, 14 December 2021 – Mokshada Ekadashi

Tuesday, 14 December 2021 – Gita Jayanti

Thursday, 16 December 2021 – Dhanu Sankranti

Saturday, 18 December 2021 РDattatreya Jayanti (Datta Jayanti)

Sunday, 19 December 2021 – Margashirsha Purnima

Tithis, days & dates in Margashirsha Month 2021

Friday, 19 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Pratipada

Saturday, 20 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Dwitiya

Sunday, 21 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Tritiya

Monday, 22 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Chaturthi

Tuesday, 23 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Panchami

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Shashti

Thursday, 25 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Saptami

Friday, 26 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Ashtami

Saturday, 27 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Navami

Sunday, 28 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Dashami

Monday, 29 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Ekadashi, Dwadashi

Tuesday, 30 November 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Trayodashi

Wednesday, 1 December 2021 – Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi

Thursday, 2 December 2021 – Margashirsha Amavasya

Friday, 3 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Pratipada

Saturday, 4 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dwitiya

Sunday, 5 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Tritiya

Monday, 6 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi

Tuesday, 7 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Panchami

Wednesday, 8 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Shashti

Thursday, 9 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Saptami

Friday, 10 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Ashtami

Saturday, 11 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Navami

Sunday, 12 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dashami

Monday, 13 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi

Tuesday, 14 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dwadashi

Wednesday, 15 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Trayodashi

Thursday, 16 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi

Friday, 17 December 2021 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi

Saturday, 18 December 2021 – Margashirsha Purnima

Sunday, 19 December 2021 – Margashirsha Purnima

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  1. Jnan pandey says:

    when is magrashirsh mahina 2021 and 2022 in Marathi calendar

  2. Laksha says:

    when is month of margashirsha starting in 2021-2022