Aadhik Maas in Jyotish or Astrology
By: - Dr.A.S.Kalra Astrologer
Aadhik Maas in Jyotish or Vedic Astrology: -The lunar month (Chandra Maas) in which there is no solar transition (saur sankranti) is called as Aadhik Maas in Astrology or Jyotish. There will be a 'mal maas' (extra month or repetition of one month) in the Lunar year, in which there is an aadhik maas due to which there are 13 months in that lunar year. Every third lunar year there is an aadhik maas.