Intresting things to know about Adhik Mas - extra month

Hindu panchnag is based on lunar system. which completed in 354 days, 11 days before solar system calender

Calculation :

Adhik Mas comes in every 3 year so that the lunar and the solar years are aligned

Spiritual :

Spiritual :

It is also called as Purushottama-māsa / Mala-māsa  dedicated to God Vishanu

Bhagvad Gita, shri ram katha are recited, name of vishanu is chanted or heard in this month, pure atmospere is created

Food :

Food :

Sattvic food is eaten during adhik mas, Fasting with one time vegetarian food or Vrats also be done in adhik mas

Married Women's Jwellery

Married Women's Jwellery

Adhik means to add, Married women may add some silver/gold to their existing jwellery  or may buy new one