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Hinduism: religious celerations and observances

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Ramanavani*Saturday April 4, 2015Hinduism 
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Ramanavani*Sunday April 5, 2015Hinduism 
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Vesak - Buddha Purnima - Visakha Bucha*Monday April 13, 2015Hinduism 
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Khmer New YearTuesday April 14, 2015Hinduism 
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BaisakhiTuesday April 14, 2015Hinduism 
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Khmer New Year*Wednesday April 15, 2015Hinduism 
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Bohag Bihu*Wednesday April 15, 2015Hinduism 
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Khmer New YearFriday April 17, 2015Hinduism 
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Parashurama*Tuesday April 28, 2015Hinduism 
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Basava Jayanthi*Wednesday April 29, 2015Hinduism 
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Buddha Purnima*Sunday May 10, 2015Hinduism 
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optional holiday*Sunday May 10, 2015Hinduism 
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Ramanavani -
Tuesday April 4, 2017

Hinduism : Festivities take place in the Rama temples. recitation of the Ramayana (Perayana), which can last up to 9 days. Classical music and sacred chants.


Ramanavani -
Wednesday April 5, 2017

Hinduism : Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha and Queen Kausalya of Ayodhya.


Vesak - Buddha Purnima - Visakha Bucha -
Thursday April 13, 2017

Hinduism : Magha Puja or Sangha celebration. This day falls on the full moon of the third month. It commemorates the main event in Buddha's life, after His first retreated from the rain (Vassa). The anniversary of Buddah's birthday in the Mahayana tradition; the commemoration of Buddah's birth, enlightenment, and death, celebrated on the day of the full moon of the 6th month in the Theravada tradition.


Khmer New Year -
Friday April 14, 2017

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Baisakhi -
Friday April 14, 2017

Hinduism :


Khmer New Year -
Saturday April 15, 2017

Hinduism : At the end of the harvest season. Lasts 3 consecutive work days during which Cambodians douse each other liberally with water, clean and decorate their houses, and make offerings at the local temple. City streets are decorated and brightly lit in the evenings. http://www.fao.org/docrep/007/ae542e/ae542e04.htm


Bohag Bihu -
Saturday April 15, 2017

Hinduism : This is the beginning of the agricultural season.Bihu is celebrated by the all parts of Assam and all cast and religion.Directly we can say that Bihu is secular festival which brings the humanity,peace and brotherhood among the various cast and religion.


Khmer New Year -
Monday April 17, 2017

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Parashurama -
Friday April 28, 2017

Hinduism : The sixth avatar of Vishnu in Hinduism. He is the son of Renuka and one of the saptarishis, Jamadagni. He lived during the last Treta and Dvapara Yugas and is one of the Chiranjivi (immortals) of Hinduism. Parashurama, a Brahmin, received his famous axe after undertaking terrible penance to please Shiva, who in turn taught him Kalaripayattu (the mother of all martial arts). [Wikipedia]


Basava Jayanthi -
Saturday April 29, 2017

Hinduism : Guru Basavanna (also known as Guru Basavanna or Basaveshwara (1134–1196)) was a philosopher and a social reformer. He fought against the caste system and rituals in Hinduism. He is also called Vishwa Guru and Bhakti-Bhandari. His teachings and preachings go beyond all boundaries and are universal and eternal. He was a great humanitarian. Guru Basavanna advocated a new way of life wherein the divine experience was the center of life giving equal opportunity to all aspirants regardless of the gender, caste, and social status. The cornerstone behind his movement was the firm belief in a universal concept of God. Guru Basavanna has a proponent of monotheistic concept of formless God.[1] [2] Wikipedia


Buddha Purnima -
Wednesday May 10, 2017

Hinduism : Celebration of the ancient Gurus, in particular Sage Ved Vyas. A Guru is seen as a remover of darkness, a teacher. The date is the full moon of the month Asadha.


Optional holiday -
Wednesday May 10, 2017

Hinduism : Vesak: Magha Puja or Sangha celebration. This day falls on the full moon of the third month. It commemorates the main event in Buddha's life, after His first retreated from the rain (Vassa). The anniversary of Buddah's birthday in the Mahayana tradition; the commemoration of Buddah's birth, enlightenment, and death, celebrated on the day of the full moon of the 6th month in the Theravada tradition.