Purnima May 2019 date, Timings

Purnima in May 2019 is Vaishakh Purnima, Full Moon day in Vaishakh Month as per Hindu calendar. Purnima May 2019 Timings… Purnima begins at 4.10 AM on 17 May and ends at 2.41 AM on 18 May. This Purnima falls in Vaigasi Masam in Tamil calendar (Vaigasi Pournami), Edavam Month in Malayalam calendar and Jyeshto […]

Adhik Maas Purnima 2018 | Purushottam Maas Purnima

Adhik Maas Purnima (Purushottam Maas Purnima) 2018 date is May 29. It is Adhik Jyeshta Purnima, Full Moon day in Adhik Jyeshta Month (Purushottam Maas / Mal Maas) as per Hindu calendar. Adhik Maas Purnima 2018 Timings… Purnima begins at 6.40 PM on 28 May and ends at 7.49 PM on 29 May. This Purnima falls in […]

Adhika Masa Ekadashi 2018 | Ekadashi Vrat dates in Purushottam Maas

Adhika masa or Adhik month in 2018 is Adhik Jyeshta masa. It is an extra month for those who follow Chandramana Panchangam or lunar calendar. In 2018, Adhika masa Ekadashi are known as Padmini Ekadashi (Kamala Ekadasi) and Parama Ekadasi (Kamala Ekadashi). Here are the Ekadashi dates in Adhik Maas 2018 as per North Indian Hindi calendar […]

Adhik Maas Vrat Katha, Story | Purushottam Maas Vrat Katha

Adhik Maas Vrat Katha, story of Mal Maas Vrat is mentioned in some scriptures. Also known as Purushottama Maas, Adhik Maas is considered very sacred as per Sanatan Dharma and most preferred for Daiva Karyas such as special pujas, vratas and other rituals. The story of Adhik Maas vrat is associated with Lord Vishnu. As […]

Importance of Adhik Maas Purnima

According to the traditional Hindu lunar calendar, the full moon day is known as Poornima, or Purnima. It is to be remembered that Pournami is the full moon day in South India. Most of the Hindu communities, from morning to evening observe a fast on the day. It is to be noted that as per […]

Adhika Jyeshta Masam 2018 in Telugu Calendar

Adhika Jyeshta Masam 2018 in Telugu calendar begins on May 16 and ends on June 13. 2018-2019 Hindu calendar Year is known as Vilambi Nama Samvatsaram. Adhika Masam is an extra month according to Chandramana Panchangam of Hindu calendar. It is to note that Adhik Month is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Adhik Maas is also referred […]

Gujarati Adhik Jyeshta Maas 2018

Gujarati Adhik Ashad Maas 2018 begins on May 16 and ends on June 13. 2018-2019 Gujarati calendar Year is known as Vikram Samvat 2074. Adhik Maas is an extra month according to Chandramana Panchang of Hindu calendar. It is to note that Adhik Month is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Adhik Maas is also referred to as Mala Maas or […]

Adhik Maas 2018 | Adhika Masam, Mala Maas, Purushottam Maas dates

In Hindu calendar 2018 (2018-2019), there is an Adhik Maas (Mala Maas, Adhika Masam). It is an extra month according to lunar calendar. 2018-2019 Hindu calendar Year is known as Vilambi Nama Samvatsara. ‘Jyeshta Masam’ comes twice in 2018, one is Adhika Jyeshta Masam and the another one is Nija Jyeshta Masam. As per North […]

Adhika Jyeshta Amavasya 2018

Amavasya is June 2018 is Adhika Jyeshta Amavasya (No Moon in Adhik Jyeshta Month) in North Indian Hindi calendars and same Adhika Jyeshta Amavasya (Amavasya in Jyeshta mahina) in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu calendars. Amavasya June 2018 date is June 13. Amavasya Time – begins at 4.33 AM on 13th June and ends at 1.33 AM […]

Adhika Masa Ekadashi 2015: Ekadasi vrat dates in Adhik Month

Adhika masa or Adhik month in 2015 is Adhik Ashada masa. It is an extra month for those who follow Chandramana Panchangam or lunar calendar. In 2015, Adhika masa Ekadashi are known as Padmini Ekadashi (Kamala Ekadasi) and Parama Ekadasi (Kamala Ekadashi). Here are the Ekadashi dates in Adhika masa 2015 as per North Indian Hindi calendar Kamala […]

Things prohibited in Adhika Maasa

What are the various things prohibited in Adhika Maasa? What are the avoidable ceremonies during Adhik Maas? During the period of Adhika Maasa, marriages (Shubha Vivaha), Mundan Sanskara (Tonsures), inaugurations of new home and House warming ceremony (Bhoomi Poojan & Grihapravesham), Upanayanam, buying or starting new ventures, etc. are to be avoided. Adhika Masa Ekadashi Vrat […]

Religious Importance of Adhik Maas

The religious importance of Adhik Maas is mentioned in many scriptures. Adhika Maasa is an auspicious month for various religious rituals such as upavas (fasting), reciting religious scriptures, mantras, prayers, performing havans, homas, yagnas, etc.. Adhika Maasa Vratas Full day Vrata (day vrata), Naktha Vrata, Vaara Vrata (weekly vrata), Paksha Vrata (fortnight vrata) and Maasa […]

Devotees throng Mathura for Adhik Maas

Millions of devotees visit Mathura Brij Bhoomi Sri Krishna Temple on Adhik Maas – an auspicious occasion. In 2018, Adhik Maas begins on May 16 and ends on June 13. Adhik Maas is a month long religious functions. In the Hindu calender, an extra month is added after three years. This year an extra Jyeshta […]

Marathi Adhik Jyeshta Maas 2018

Marathi Adhik Ashad Maas 2018 starts on May 16 and ends on June 13. 2018-2019 Marathi calendar Year is known as Shalivahan Shak 1940. Adhik Maas is an extra month according to Chandramana Panchang of Hindu calendar. It is to note that Adhik Month is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Adhik Maas is also referred to as […]

Kannada Adhika Jyeshta Maasa 2018

Adhika Jyeshta Maasa 2018 in Kannada Panchanga begins on May 16 and ends on June 13. 2018-2019 Kannada calendar Year is known as Vilambi Nama Samvatsara. Adhika Maasa is an extra month according to Chandramana Panchanga of Hindu calendar. It is to note that Adhik Month is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Adhik Maas is also referred to as […]

Adhik Maas in 2015 (Mala Masa, Adhika Masam)

In Hindu calendar 2015 (2015-2016), there is an Adhik Maas (Mala Maas, Adhika Masam). It is an extra month according to lunar calendar. 2015-2016 Hindu calendar Year is known as Manmadha Nama Samvatsara. ‘Ashada Masam’ comes twice in 2015, one is Nija Ashada Masam and the another one is Adhika Ashada Masam. As per North […]

Adhik Maas in 2020, 2023, 2026 – Next Adhika masam, Maal Maas

Adhik maas or Adhika masam or Adhik mahina is an extra month in lunar calendar of Hinduism. It comes once in two and half years. 2020 – 2021: Sharvari nama samvatsara – Ashwayuja masam Adhika masam (Ashwin Month) 2023 – 2024: Shobhakruthu nama samvatsaram – Shravan month Adhik Maas 2026 – 2027: Parabhava nama samvatsaram […]

Adhik Maas 2012, Adhika Bhadrapada Month in 2012

Adhik Maas (Adhika masam) is an extra month which comes in Lunar Hindu Calendar (both – Amavasyant & Purnimant Panchangams) for every 28 to 36 months. In 2012, Adhik month comes as Adhik Bhadrapad month i.e. Bhadrapad month comes twice in 2012 – Adhik & Nija Bhadrapad maasa. Adhik Bhadrapad month 2012 in North Indian […]

Adhik Maas 2010 – Adhik Vaisakh Maas 2010 dates

Adhik Maas or Extra lunar month in Hindu Astrology occurs in every 2 and half years of period in Hindu Panchang. In 2010, Vaishakh Maas comes twice – Adhik Vaisakh and Nija Vaisakh. Adhik month is also known as Mal Maas or Purushottam Maas. Lord Purushottam (Lord Krishna) is worshipped during the month. Adhik maas […]