Pandit Sudhir Dutt Shastri has informed that Khandwas began on Monday, Dec. 14. This period is also known as Malmas, and during this period auspicious work should not be undertaken.
The period will last upto January 14 which is Makar sankranti day, also known as Kichri day.
Divyakar Pratap Singh (Village Voice)
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