Adhik Maas Significance–Prernamurti Bharti Shriji

Prernamurti Bharti Shriji

Adhik maas titleAdhik Maas falls between 17th June 2015 – 15th July 2015.
Adhik Maas proper starts on 16th June @16h04 and ends on the 16th July @03h22
Do note:- the 16th June and 16th July are not considered. (sc)

Adhik-Maas is the Extra (adhik) Lunar Month (maas) that occurs every 3 years 3 months in the Vedic Calendar (Panchang). The Vedic/Hindu lunar calendar adds one extra month approximately every third year. This extra month is known by various names according to one’s locality in India viz. Adhik Maas, Mal Maas, Purushottam Maas, and Malimmacha. This is the thirteenth month of the Vedic/Hindu lunar calendar. (sc)

As mentioned before, Mal Maas or Adhik Maas is also known as Purushottama Maas. There is a nice story about this. According to the lunar year, there were only 12 months. Each of the twelve months was assigned to 12 gods. So that the lunar and…

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