Summer holiday (end) -
Monday July 4, 2016
School holidays (please double check) :
End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Thursday July 7, 2016
Muslim, Sufi : Ends the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. There were 30 days of strict fasting from sunup to sundown in honor of the first revelation to the Prophet Mohammed.
Independence Day -
Monday August 15, 2016
Secular holiday : Commemorates the day in 1947 when India achieved freedom from British rule
Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami) -
Thursday August 25, 2016
Hinduism : Hindu celebration of the birthday of Sri Krishna, an incarnation of Lord Krishna. Sweets, fruits and milk products are available in abundance.
Sri or Shree: A prefix denoting auspiciousness