Margasira Maasa Utsavam 2018-2019 at Kanakamahalakshmi Temple in Vizag

Margasira Masam utsavam in 2018-2019 at Kanakamahalakshmi temple, Vizag dates – December 13, December 20 and December 27 in 2018; January 3 in 2019. Celebrations and rituals are celebrated throughout the month of Margashiram at the temple. Actually, the Margashira Masostavam 2018 begins on 13 December. A month-long festivities are celebrated at the temple. Festivities […]

Hanuman Vratham 2018

Hanuman Vratham

Hanuman Vratam is observed on Margashirsh Shukla Trayodasi. As per Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat it falls on Margashira Shudda Trayodashi. This vrata is observed for good health and prosperity. In 2018, Hanuman Vratham date is December 20. During Hanumath vratam, Lord Hanuman is worshipped with Shodashopachar puja. Hanuman vrat katha is recited in […]

Margashira Maasa 2018-2019 in Kannada Calendar

Margasira maasa or Margashira month is the ninth month as per Kannada calendar. In 2018-2019, Margasira masa starts on December 8 and ends on 6 January 2019. Margasira month is considered as auspicious month for Kannada people as it is the favorite month for Lord Krishna. The major festivals during Margasira month are Subramanya Shasti, […]

Margashirsha Month 2018-2019 | Margasheersh Mahina | Margashira masam

Margashirsha month (Margasheersh, Margashira, Margasira masam), is the ninth month as per traditional North Indian Hindi Hindu calendar. In 2018, Margashirsha month starts on November 24 and ends on December 22 according to North Indian traditional Hindi Hindu calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, etc. In North Indian calendars, […]

Margashira Masam 2018-2019 in Telugu Calendar

Margashira masam or Margasira month is the ninth month as per Telugu calendar. In 2018-2019, Margashira masam begins on December 8 and ends on 6 January 2019. Margashira month is considered as auspicious month for Telugu people as it is the favorite month for Lord Krishna. Lord Krishna himself says that he is the Margashiram. […]

Importance of Margashirsha Maas, Margashira masam as per Bhagvad Gita

Margashirsha maas or Margashira masam is the ninth month as per traditional Hindu calendar. It is believed as one of the auspicious months for Hindus. In Puranas, Margashirsh maas is mentioned as ‘Maasonam Margashirshoham which means there is no auspicious month as Margashiram. Margashirsh month is also mentioned in the Bhagwad Gita by Lord Sri […]

Mitra saptami: Margashira Saptami dedicated to Surya Bhagawan

Mitra saptami is observed on Shukla Paksha Saptami during Margasira masam or Margashirsh month. Mitra Saptami date 2015 is December 18. This festival is dedicated to Surya Bhagawan or Sun God. Surya Bhagwan is worshipped with different name during each month. In Margashira masam, Sun God is worshipped as Mitra, hence the Saptami day on […]

Manabasa Gurubar, Margasira Gurubar Lakshmi Puja

Manabasa Gurubar Lakshmi vrata is observed during gurubar or Thursdays in the month of Margasira. In 2016, Manabasa Gurubar dates are – November 17, November 24, December 1 and December 8. It is mainly observed in Orissa and the Coastal Andhra Pradesh region. Margasira month, also called as Margashirsha maas, is considered as the favorite month […]

Margashirsha Month 2013-2014, Margashira Masam

Margashirsha Month 2013, Margashira Masam 2013-2014, Margashirsha Mahina 2013-2014 in North Indian Hindi calendar, Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati & Kannada calendars. Margashirsha Month (Margashira Masam) is the ninth month in Indian Hindu Rashtra Panchang, which mainly followed in North Indian states likes Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, other Central Indian regions, Maharashtra, Karnataka and […]

Subramanya Sashti 2013, Subrahmanya Shashti

Lord Murugan Subramanya

Subramanya Sashti or Subrahmanya Shashti is observed on Margashira Shashti in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. In 2013, Subramanya Sashti date in Margashira Masam is December 8. Lord Subramanya, also known as Kumara, Skanda, Murugan or Shanmukha is worshipped during this festival. In Kukke Subramanya temple, Karnataka, Subramanya Sashti is observed with utmost […]

Parashurama Jayanthi in Kerala

Parasuram Jayanti is the birthday of Lord Parashurama. It is mainly observed on Akshaya Tritiya day but in Kerala and some other places it is also observed in Kerala month of Vrishchika masam (Margasira month). In 2011, Parasuram Jayanti date is December 14. The main purpose of the avatar of Lord Parashurama, the sixth incarnation […]

Karaka Chaturthi vratam: Sankashti Vinayaka Chavithi in Margashira masam

Karaka Chaturthi vratam is observed on Kartika Krishna paksha Chavithi, the fourth day in the second half of Kartika masam. Karaka Chaturthi 2012 date is November 2. It is mainly observed in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and in some parts of Maharashtra by married women. Karaka Chavithi is also observed as Sankashtai hara Vinayaka Chavithi. This […]

Margashirsh Month 2010-2011 – Margasheersha Maas dates in 2010-2011

Margashirsh month, also spelt as Margasheersh maas, Margashira masa or Margasira masam or Margasirsh mahina, is the ninth month as per traditional Hindu calendar. Margashirsh month 2010-2011 starts on 22 November, 2010, and ends on 20 December, 2010, according to North Indian traditional Hindi calendar. In other calendars like Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada panchanga, Margashir month […]