Poush

Push or Poush or पुष or पौष is a ninth month of Nepali Calendar which lies between second half of December and first half of January month. People celebrate Christmas Day, Tamu Lhosar and English New Year in the month of Poush. Christmas day is usually celebrated by Chritian Nepalese. Mangshir month consists of either 29 or 30 days. This month lies in the Pre-winter season or Hemanta Ritu in Nepali. The weather is cold in Poush. There is very low to no rainfall in this month in Nepal. Farmers usually take rest in this season and some are busy in sowing wheat.