Magh (Bengali calendar)

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Magh (Bengali: মাঘ) is the tenth month in the Bengali calendar. This is the last month of the winter season. This month is named after the star Magha (মঘা Môgha).

Festivals[edit]

  • Maghi Purnima, a Buddhist festival on the full moon night of this month
  • Suryavrata, a vrata observed by Hindu women usually who are unmarried, on the first day of this month
  • Saraswati puja, Hindu festival in honor of goddess Saraswati observed on the fifth lunar day in this month