Sangrand Dates 2019

Sangrand (Sankranti in Hindi) - Sangrand (Sankranti) is the first day of a month according to Indian traditional calendar. Note that there are two types of traditional calendars - Solar (based upon Sun) and Lunar (based upon Moon) and Sangrand (Sankranti) is the beginning of new month according to Solar calendar. The day next to Masya or Puranmashi is considered as the first day of month according to Lunar calendar and most of the religious festivals in India are based upon Lunar calendar.
Chet is the first month of the year according to Bikrami Samvat calendar and hence the sangrand of Chet month is considered as the new year day. So according to desi calendar of 2019, the new year will start on Thursday, 14th March 2019. Many readers will say that Vaisakh is the first month of the year and festival of Vaisakhi is the new year day. But actually this festival is related to the harvesting season of wheat crop. The list of Sangrand dates in 2019 is given on this page.
The information on this page is divided into following sections:

Sangrand in March 2019

Sangrand in March 2019 is on 14 March (Thursday) and the month of Chet (ਚੇਤ in Punjabi) will start on this date. Chet is the first month of the year according to desi calendar and the sangrand of this month is the start of the new year. Chet month will start from 14th March and will end on 13th April. To know the upcoming Gurpurabs during this month, check the page Gurpurab 2019.
ਇਸ ਸਫ਼ੇ ਨੁੰ ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਵਿੱਚ ਦੇਖਣ ਲਈ ਕਲਿੱਕ ਕਰੋ -
In the month of Chet, the days start getting warmer and the winter season is over. By the end of Chet month i.e. mid April, the days are little hot and it is the beginning of summer season.

You may also like the following pages:
Desi Mahina Calendar 2019
Punjab govt Holidays 2019
Nanakshahi Calendar 2019
Special Days in March 2019
Date Weekday Special Day
6th Wednesday Masya
11th Monday Panchami
14th Thursday Sangrand
16th Saturday Dashmi
21st Thursday Puranmashi

Sangrand Dates 2019

In this section, the dates of Sangrand in 2019 are given. The weekday and the desi month is also mentioned alongwith the Sangrand date. Sangrand 2019 Dates
Sr. No. Sangrand Date Day of Week Indian Month
1. 14 JanuaryMonday1 Maagh
2. 13 FebruaryWednesday1 Phagan
3. 14 MarchThursday1 Chet
4. 14 AprilSunday1 Vaisakh
5. 15 MayWednesday1 Jeth
6. 15 JuneSaturday1 Harh
7. 16 JulyTuesday1 Sawan
8. 17 AugustSaturday1 Bhadon
9. 17 SeptemberTuesday1 Assu
10. 17 OctoberThursday1 Kattak
11. 16 NovemberSaturday1 Maghar
12. 16 DecemberMonday1 Poh

Puranmashi in 2019

The night of Full Moon is called as Puranmashi (also Pooranmashi, Puranmasi or Punia) in Punjabi and the hindi word for this is Purnima. On this night, moon is visible as full circle and brighter than other days. As this is associated with the rotation of moon around the earth and each cycle takes little more than 29 days, so the day of puranmashi comes after almost 29 days.
The date of Puranmashi in March 2019 is Thursday, 21st March. The festival of Holi is also observed on this day and it is a govt holiday in Punjab.

The list of Puranmashi dates in the year 2019 is given in the following table.
Sr. No.Puranmashi DateDay of Week
1.21 JanuaryMonday
2.19 FebruaryTuesday
3.21 MarchThursday
4.19 AprilFriday
5.18 MaySaturday
6.17 JuneMonday
7.16 JulyTuesday
8.15 AugustThursday
9.13-14 SeptemberFriday, Saturday
10.13 OctoberSunday
11.12 NovemberTuesday
12.12 DecemberThursday


Masya in 2019

Masya or Amavasya is the new moon day. Moon is not visible on the night of masya. The date of Masya in March 2019 is Wednesday, 6th March.
Sr. No.Masya DateDay of Week
1. 5 JanuarySaturday
2. 4 FebruaryMonday
3. 6 MarchWednesday
4. 5 AprilFriday
5. 4 MaySaturday
6. 3 JuneMonday
7. 2 JulyTuesday
8. 1 AugustThursday
9. 30 AugustFriday
10. 28 SeptemberSaturday
11. 28 OctoberMonday
12. 26 NovemberTuesday
13. 26 DecemberThursday


Panchmi in 2019

The 5th day from the masya date is called as Panchami. This day is considered significant in Hindu religion and is considered a special day for some rituals. The Panchmi in the month of March 2019 is on Monday, 11 March 2019.
Sr. No.Panchami DateDay of Week
1.11 JanuaryFriday
2.10 FebruarySunday
3.11 MarchMonday
4.10 AprilWednesday
5.9 MayThursday
6.7 JuneFriday
7.7 JulySunday
8.5 AugustMonday
9.3 SeptemberTuesday
10.3 OctoberThursday
11.1 NovemberFriday
12.1 DecemberSunday
13.31 DecemberTuesday


Dashmi in 2019

The tenth day from Masya or Puranmashi is called as Dashmi (also Dasmi). The Dashmi, which is generally observed in temples and gurudwaras, is the tenth day from Masya. So the dashmi dates given below are according to Masya. The date of Dashmi in March 2019 is Saturday, 16th March 2019.
Sr. No.Dashmi DateDay of Week
1.16 JanuaryWednesday
2.15 FebruaryFriday
3.16 MarchSaturday
4.15 AprilMonday
5.14 MayTuesday
6.12 JuneWednesday
7.11 JulyThursday
8.10 AugustSaturday
9.8 SeptemberSunday
10.8 OctoberTuesday
11.7 NovemberThursday
12.6 DecemberFriday