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Hinduism: religious celerations and observances

Hinduism: calendar of festivals and religious celebrations around the world for the current 3 months


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Monday May 2, 2022Parshuram JayantiHinduism
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Monday May 2, 2022Parashurama anniversaryHinduism
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Tuesday May 3, 2022Parshuram JayantiHinduism
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Tuesday May 3, 2022Basava JayanthiHinduism
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Monday May 16, 2022Vesak - Buddha Purnima - Visakha BuchaHinduism
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Monday May 16, 2022Buddha PurnimaHinduism
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Monday May 30, 2022Savitri BrataHinduism
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Tuesday June 14, 2022Sant Kabir DasHinduism
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Friday July 1, 2022Kang (Rathajatra)Hinduism
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Friday July 1, 2022Chariot festivalHinduism
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Sunday July 17, 2022U Tirot Sing DayHinduism
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Sunday July 24, 2022BonaluHinduism
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Thursday July 28, 2022Karkidaka vavuHinduism
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Saturday July 30, 2022Javanese New YearHinduism
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Thursday August 11, 2022Raksha BandhanHinduism
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Thursday August 11, 2022Raksha Bandhan / Nikini Poya (Janai Purnima)Hinduism
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Friday August 12, 2022Raksha BandhanHinduism
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Friday August 12, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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Friday August 12, 2022Swing FestivalHinduism
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Thursday August 18, 2022Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)Hinduism
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Friday August 19, 2022Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)Hinduism
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Monday August 29, 2022TeejHinduism
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Tuesday August 30, 2022TeejHinduism
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Wednesday August 31, 2022Ganesh ChaturthiHinduism
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Thursday September 1, 2022Ganesh ChaturthiHinduism
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Thursday September 1, 2022Ganesh Chaturthi (second day) - NuakhaiHinduism
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Tuesday September 6, 2022Srimanta Sankardev dayHinduism
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Wednesday September 7, 2022OnamHinduism
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Thursday September 8, 2022Regional holidayHinduism
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Thursday September 8, 2022Third OnamHinduism
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Friday September 9, 2022Indra Jatra (Kathmandu only)Hinduism
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Friday September 9, 2022Fourth OnamHinduism
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Friday September 16, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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Sunday September 25, 2022BathukammaHinduism
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Sunday September 25, 2022Mahalaya AmavasyaHinduism
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Monday September 26, 2022GhatasthapanaHinduism
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Sunday October 2, 2022Durga Puja (Saptami)Hinduism
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Monday October 3, 2022Durga Puja (Astami) - MahastamiHinduism
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Monday October 3, 2022BatukammaHinduism
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Monday October 3, 2022Durga Puja Ashtami (Nabami)Hinduism
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Tuesday October 4, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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Tuesday October 4, 2022Durga Puja Ashtami (Nabami)Hinduism
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Tuesday October 4, 2022MaharnavamiHinduism
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Tuesday October 4, 2022Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)Hinduism
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Tuesday October 4, 2022Mahanavami/Ayudha PujaHinduism
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Wednesday October 5, 2022Durga Puja (Dashami)Hinduism
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Wednesday October 5, 2022Lakhshmi PujaHinduism
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Wednesday October 5, 2022DashainHinduism
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Wednesday October 5, 2022Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)Hinduism
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Sunday October 9, 2022Kumara PurnimaHinduism
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Sunday October 9, 2022Lakhshmi PujaHinduism
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Sunday October 9, 2022Maharishi Valmiki anniversaryHinduism
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Sunday October 23, 2022Naraka ChaturdashiHinduism
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Monday October 24, 2022Deepavali/DipabaliHinduism
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Monday October 24, 2022Govardhan PujaHinduism
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Monday October 24, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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Tuesday October 25, 2022Govardhan PujaHinduism
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Tuesday October 25, 2022VishwakarmaHinduism
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Tuesday October 25, 2022Vikram Samvat New YearHinduism
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Tuesday October 25, 2022Deepavali/DipabaliHinduism
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Wednesday October 26, 2022Deepavali/DipabaliHinduism
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Wednesday October 26, 2022Govardhan PujaHinduism
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Thursday October 27, 2022BhaiyyadhoojHinduism
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Thursday October 27, 2022Bhai Teeka/Panchak YamaHinduism
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Sunday October 30, 2022ChhathHinduism
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Monday October 31, 2022ChhathHinduism
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Monday October 31, 2022Sardar Patel dayHinduism
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Tuesday November 8, 2022Rahasa PurnimaHinduism
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Friday November 11, 2022Kanakadasa JayantiHinduism
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Sunday November 20, 2022Regional holidayHinduism
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Tuesday November 22, 2022Kanakadasa JayantiHinduism
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Thursday November 24, 2022Lachit DivasHinduism
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Parshuram Jayanti

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Monday May 2, 2022
Hinduism : Birth anniversary of sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu

Parashurama anniversary

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Monday May 2, 2022
Hinduism : The sixth avatar of Vishnu, descendant of Brahma and pupil of Shiva. He is son of Renuka and the saptarishi Jamadagni. He lived during the last Treta Yuga, and is one of the seven immortals of Hinduism, or Chiranjivi. He received an axe after undertaking terrible penance to please Shiva, who in turn taught him the martial arts. [Wikipedia]

Parshuram Jayanti

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Tuesday May 3, 2022
Hinduism : Birth anniversary of sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu

Basava Jayanthi

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Tuesday May 3, 2022
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

Vesak - Buddha Purnima - Visakha Bucha

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Monday May 16, 2022
Hinduism :

Buddha Purnima

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Monday May 16, 2022
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.

Savitri Brata

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Monday May 30, 2022
Hinduism : A fasting day observed by married Hindu women of Nepal and the Indian states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha[1]on the Amavasya, the no moon day in month of Jyeshtha. It is also known as Sabitri Uwaans in Western Odisha region. [Wikipedia]

Sant Kabir Das

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Tuesday June 14, 2022
Hinduism : Saint Kabir Das reached the abode of God in Maghar close to Gorakhpur in 1518. However, immediate dispute began regarding the way in which his final rites must be performed. It is believed that both Hindus and Muslims claimed the body to perform the funeral rites. To their utter surprise, Kabir Das stood up and asked them to lift his body and view beneath. Lying there was nothing but a beautiful array of flowers. Devotees and his followers were speechless with Hindus along with some flowers leaving to Varanasi and the rest of the flowers taken by Muslims to Maghar. [festivalsofindia]

Kang (Rathajatra)

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Friday July 1, 2022
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Chariot festival

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Friday July 1, 2022
Hinduism : Ratha Yatra, Rathajatra or Chariot festival is any public procession in a chariot. The term particularly refers to the annual Rathayatra in Odisha, Jharkhand, West Bengal and other East Indian states, particularly the Odia festival that involve a public procession with a chariot with deities Jagannath (Vishnu avatar), Balabhadra (his brother), Subhadra (his sister) and Sudarshana Chakra (his weapon) on a ratha, a wooden deula-shaped chariot. It attracts over a million Hindu pilgrims who join the procession each year. [Wikipedia]

U Tirot Sing Day

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Sunday July 17, 2022
Hinduism : Irot Sing, also known as U Tirot Sing, was one of the chiefs of the Khasi people in the early 18th century. He drew his lineage from the Syiemlieh clan.He was Syiem (chief)of Nongkhlaw, part of the Khasi Hills. His title was Syiem — a constitutional head sharing corporate authority with his Council, generally representatives of leading clans within his territory. Tirot Sing fought against British attempts to take over control of the Khasi Hills [Wikipedia]

Bonalu

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Sunday July 24, 2022
Hinduism : Goddess Mahakali is worshiped. Bonalu is an annual festival of Telangana celebrated in Twin Cities Hyderabad, Secunderabad and other parts of Telangana, India. It is celebrated in the month of Ashada Masam, in July/August. Special poojas are performed for Yellamma on the first and last day of the festival. The festival is also considered a thanksgiving to the Goddess for fulfillment of vows.

Karkidaka vavu

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Thursday July 28, 2022
Hinduism : Bali Pratipadā is the fourth day of Deepavali (Diwali), the Hindu festival of lights. It is celebrated in honour of the notional return of the (Daitya)-king Bali to earth. [Wikipedia]

Javanese New Year

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Saturday July 30, 2022
Hinduism : Sasi Sura
13% of the population have Javanese origins

Raksha Bandhan

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Thursday August 11, 2022
Hinduism : The annual festival of Raksha Bandhan, which is meant to commemorate the abiding ties between siblings of opposite sex, usually takes place in late August, and is marked by a very simple ceremony in which a woman ties a rakhi — which may be a colorful thread, a simple bracelet, or a decorative string — around the wrist of her brother(s). The word raksha signifies protection, and bandhan is an association signifying an enduring sort of bond; and so, when a woman ties a rakhi around the waist of her brother, she signifies her loving attachment to him. He, likewise, recognizes the special bonds between them, and by extending his wrist forward, he in fact extends the hand of his protection over her.

Raksha Bandhan / Nikini Poya (Janai Purnima)

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Thursday August 11, 2022
Hinduism : The annual festival of Raksha Bandhan, which is meant to commemorate the abiding ties between siblings of opposite sex, usually takes place in late August, and is marked by a very simple ceremony in which a woman ties a rakhi — which may be a colorful thread, a simple bracelet, or a decorative string — around the wrist of her brother(s). The word raksha signifies protection, and bandhan is an association signifying an enduring sort of bond; and so, when a woman ties a rakhi around the waist of her brother, she signifies her loving attachment to him. He, likewise, recognizes the special bonds between them, and by extending his wrist forward, he in fact extends the hand of his protection over her.

Raksha Bandhan

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Friday August 12, 2022
Hinduism : The annual festival of Raksha Bandhan, which is meant to commemorate the abiding ties between siblings of opposite sex, usually takes place in late August, and is marked by a very simple ceremony in which a woman ties a rakhi — which may be a colorful thread, a simple bracelet, or a decorative string — around the wrist of her brother(s). The word raksha signifies protection, and bandhan is an association signifying an enduring sort of bond; and so, when a woman ties a rakhi around the waist of her brother, she signifies her loving attachment to him. He, likewise, recognizes the special bonds between them, and by extending his wrist forward, he in fact extends the hand of his protection over her.

Optional holiday

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Friday August 12, 2022
Hinduism : Raksha Bandhan

Swing Festival

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Friday August 12, 2022
Hinduism : Jhulan Purnima: All devotees wait patiently in a queue to swing Their Lordships. The swing (jhulana) beautified with splendid flower decorations, colorful beads, etc. A special flower rope is used to pull the swing. An arotik is performed after Sri Sri Radha Madhava are seated on the swing, and devotees bring a variety of bhoga to please Their Lordships. Kirtana and bhajans go on for almost two hours, and many visitors join in to pull Their Lordship's swing.

Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)

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Thursday August 18, 2022
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

Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)

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Friday August 19, 2022
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

Teej

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Monday August 29, 2022
Hinduism : Teej, Hartalika. On this day Goddess Parvati is worshipped. Women, married and unmarried, mainly of Khas ethnicity, assemble at one place, in their finest attire and start dancing and singing devotional songs. Amidst all this, the grand feast takes place. The jollity often goes on till midnight, after which the 24hour fast starts. observed by women only

Teej

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Tuesday August 30, 2022
Hinduism : Teej, Hartalika. On this day Goddess Parvati is worshipped. Women, married and unmarried, mainly of Khas ethnicity, assemble at one place, in their finest attire and start dancing and singing devotional songs. Amidst all this, the grand feast takes place. The jollity often goes on till midnight, after which the 24 hour fast starts.

Ganesh Chaturthi

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Wednesday August 31, 2022
Hinduism : During ten days, Hindus must prepare the celebration at home: their house must be cleaned up and purified, in particular at the place where the Ganesh statue wil be put. Those who participate in the procession, end and highlight of this celebration, also prepare their costume. Various religious ceremonies are celebrated. On the tenth day, the celebration culminates. Streets of main cities, especially Mumbaï (Bombay) are the field of extraordinary popular demonstrations. In this day, giant elephant idols are preceded by dancers and musicians.

Ganesh Chaturthi

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Thursday September 1, 2022
Hinduism : During ten days, Hindus must prepare the celebration at home: their house must be cleaned up and purified, in particular at the place where the Ganesh statue wil be put. Those who participate in the procession, end and highlight of this celebration, also prepare their costume. Various religious ceremonies are celebrated. On the tenth day, the celebration culminates. Streets of main cities, especially Mumbaï (Bombay) are the field of extraordinary popular demonstrations. In this day, giant elephant idols are preceded by dancers and musicians. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Ganesh Chaturthi (second day) - Nuakhai

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Thursday September 1, 2022
Hinduism :

Srimanta Sankardev day

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Tuesday September 6, 2022
Hinduism : 15th–16th century Assamese polymath: a saint-scholar, poet, playwright, social-religious reformer and a figure of importance in the cultural and religious history of Assam

Onam

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Wednesday September 7, 2022
Hinduism : Celebrated by the Malayali community

Regional holiday

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Thursday September 8, 2022
Hinduism : Onam falls, on the 12th day of the waxing moon in the Hindu month of Bhadon (around August September) once the golden yellow rice fields have been harvested at that time of the year. There is no specific god associated with Onam. Neither is any special puja (a ritualistic prayer ceremony) performed. First day, Atham and tenth day, Thiruonam are most important of all. in Mahe only

Third Onam

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Thursday September 8, 2022
Hinduism : Chodhi: On the third day of Onam celebrations, the pookalam starts growing in its size by adding new layers or designs with at least 4 to 5 different flowers. The day also marks the start of shopping activities. Onam is associated with gifting new clothes, hence from this day onwards people start buying new clothes and jewellery. [Wikipedia]

Indra Jatra (Kathmandu only)

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Friday September 9, 2022
Hinduism : One of the most exciting and revered festivals of the Newar community of the Kathmandu Valley. This also marks the beginning of a month-long festival season of autumn. It begins with the erection of a wooden pole made of pine at Basantapur Sqaure in front of the old Hanuman Dhoka Palace. For the pole-raising ceremony, hundreds of spectators gather at the Palace Square and on the surrounding temples. The chariot of Kumari, the Living Goddess, is taken out in a procession through the main streets of Kathmandu. [welcomnepal]

Fourth Onam

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Friday September 9, 2022
Hinduism : Vishakam The fourth day of Onam celebrations. Vishakam: considered to be one of the most auspicious days of Onam. In olden days, the markets open their harvest sale on this day, making one of the busiest days in the markets for public. Nowadays, Vishakam marks the start of many Onam-related competitions such as Pookkalam competition. [Wikipedia]

Optional holiday

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Friday September 16, 2022
Hinduism : Third Onam

Bathukamma

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Sunday September 25, 2022
Hinduism : Floral festival celebrated predominantly by the Hindu women [Wikipedia]

Mahalaya Amavasya

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Sunday September 25, 2022
Hinduism : His day of Pitr Paksha or Mahalaya Amavasya has great significance and importance for all Hindus in all parts of the world. It is the annual festival for worshipping and propitiating the spirits of our ancestors, with devout prayers for peace and spiritual tranquility.

Ghatasthapana

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Monday September 26, 2022
Hinduism :

Durga Puja (Saptami)

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Sunday October 2, 2022
Hinduism : Seventh day of the Dashain festival. Fulpati, which means sacred flowers and leaves , is collected for three days from the jungle. The jamara (a six inch tall yellow grass) and kalash (holy vessel) to be used by the Royal Family are brought from the ancestral palace (the original royal palace used during Prithivi Narayan Shah's reign) in Gurkha in a three-day parade complete with military regiment and priests.

Durga Puja (Astami) - Mahastami

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Monday October 3, 2022
Hinduism : The main festival in Bengal in tribute to goddess Durga. Bengalis celebrate with new clothes and other gifts which are worn on the evenings when the family goes out to see the pandals (temporary structures set up to venerate Durga).

Batukamma

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Monday October 3, 2022
Hinduism : Batukamma is a beautiful flower stack, arranged with seasonal flowers, in seven concentric layers, of potter’s clay like a cone. Batuku in Telugu means live/life, and Amma means mother, hence Batukamma, is celebrated for the glory of Goddess Gauri (meaning fair or white) - the patron Goddess of womanhood.(Wikipedia)

Durga Puja Ashtami (Nabami)

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Monday October 3, 2022
Hinduism : On the tenth day of Dashian, Dashami, the eldest of the family will give tika to all others. Parents will do this for their children and married children will visit their parents for this occasion.

Optional holiday

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Tuesday October 4, 2022
Hinduism : Pitru Paksha - Mohaloya

Durga Puja Ashtami (Nabami)

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Tuesday October 4, 2022
Hinduism : Eighth day of Dashain. This is the day for animal sacrifices in homes all over the country. Some orthodox Hindus fast on this day and others who don't favor animal sacrifice offer vegetables like bottle gourds and radishes, coconuts, or eggs.

Maharnavami

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Tuesday October 4, 2022
Hinduism :

Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)

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Tuesday October 4, 2022
Hinduism : The victory of Durga on evil forces, the destruction of Vasanas (subjectivity, selfishness, desires...) and the achievement of the deepest Self. Dominance of Saraswati (pure science) over Lakshmi (applied science)

Mahanavami/Ayudha Puja

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Tuesday October 4, 2022
Hinduism : An integral part of the Dasara festival (festival of triumph), a Hindu festival. It is also called Astra Puja . In simple terms, it means “Worship of Implements. [Wikipedia]

Durga Puja (Dashami)

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
Hinduism : The main festival in Bengal in tribute to goddess Durga. Bengalis celebrate with new clothes and other gifts which are worn on the evenings when the family goes out to see the pandals (temporary structures set up to venerate Durga).

Lakhshmi Puja

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
Hinduism : The third day of the Tihar Festival of Lights is called Laxmi puja . This is the day when Nepalis worship the goddess of wealth. On this day, early in the morning the cow is worshipped. Tika is put on her head and a garland around her neck, and then she feasts with delicious food. A cow also symbolises wealth and she is the most holy animal for Hindus.

Dashain

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
Hinduism : The victory of Durga on evil forces, the destruction of Vasanas (subjectivity, selfishness, desires...) and the achievement of the deepest Self. Dominance of Saraswati (pure science) over Lakshmi (applied science)

Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
Hinduism : The victory of Durga on evil forces, the destruction of Vasanas (subjectivity, selfishness, desires...) and the achievement of the deepest Self. Dominance of Saraswati (pure science) over Lakshmi (applied science)

Kumara Purnima

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Sunday October 9, 2022
Hinduism : A harvest festival celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu lunar month of Ashvin (September to October), marking the end of the monsoon season. In Odisha, on this day unmarried women keep fast with the popular belief of getting their suitable groom(kumara). This festival starts with maidens welcoming the sun god just at sunrise with a coconut-leaf-made-vessel called 'kula' filled with fried paddy containing 7 fruits like coconut, banana, cucumber, betel nut, sugar-cane, guava followed by 'Aarti'. In the evening they break their fast by preparing a dish containing the fried paddy of the morning along with the fruits, curd, and jaggery to offer the moon god before the 'tulsi' plant. After this maidens play games and sing songs under the light of the full moon. [Wikipedia]

Lakhshmi Puja

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Sunday October 9, 2022
Hinduism : The third day of the Tihar Festival of Lights is called Laxmi puja . This is the day when Nepalis worship the goddess of wealth. On this day, early in the morning the cow is worshipped. Tika is put on her head and a garland around her neck, and then she feasts with delicious food. A cow also symbolises wealth and she is the most holy animal for Hindus.

Maharishi Valmiki anniversary

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Sunday October 9, 2022
Hinduism : Celebrated as the poet harbinger in Sanskrit literature. He is the author of the epic Ramayana, based on the attribution in the text of the epic itself.[2] He is revered as the Adi Kavi, which means First Poet, for he discovered the first śloka i.e. first verse, which set the base and defined the form to Sanskrit poetry. The Yoga Vasistha is attributed to him. A religious movement called Valmikism is based on Valmiki's teachings as presented in the Ramayana and the Yoga Vasistha. Wikipedia

Naraka Chaturdashi

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Sunday October 23, 2022
Hinduism : It is the second day of the five-day-long festival of Deepavali/Diwali. The Hindu literature narrates that the asura (demon) Narakasura was killed on this day by Krishna, Satyabhama and Kali. The day is celebrated by early morning religious rituals and festivities follow on.

Deepavali/Dipabali

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Monday October 24, 2022
Hinduism : The Light festival starts with festivities. The week celebrates 1.Dhanteras, 2.Kali Chaudas, 3.Deepavali, 4.Navu-Varsha (new year), 5.Bhai-beej. The Vai cast is mainly concerned. May last several days

Govardhan Puja

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Monday October 24, 2022
Hinduism :

Optional holiday

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Monday October 24, 2022
Hinduism : Diwali Hindu community only

Govardhan Puja

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Tuesday October 25, 2022
Hinduism :

Vishwakarma

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Tuesday October 25, 2022
Hinduism : all creating is the Personification of ultimate reality and deity of the creative power .According to the Rigveda. It/He is considered to be the architect, divine engineer of universe from before the advent of time.

Vikram Samvat New Year

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Tuesday October 25, 2022
Hinduism : Historical and official Hindu calendar of Nepal, Eastern anf Western India. It uses lunar months and solar sidereal year.

Deepavali/Dipabali

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Tuesday October 25, 2022
Hinduism :

Deepavali/Dipabali

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Wednesday October 26, 2022
Hinduism : The Light festival starts with festivities. The week celebrates 1.Dhanteras, 2.Kali Chaudas, 3.Deepavali, 4.Navu-Varsha (new year), 5.Bhai-beej. The Vai cast is mainly concerned. May last several days

Govardhan Puja

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Wednesday October 26, 2022
Hinduism : The day Krishna defeated Indra

Bhaiyyadhooj

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Thursday October 27, 2022
Hinduism : Chitragupta ('rich in secrets' or 'hidden picture') is a Hindu god assigned with the task of keeping complete records of actions of human beings on the earth. He is god of justice. Upon their death, Chitragupta has the task of deciding heaven or the hell for the humans, depending on their actions on the earth. Chitragupta Maharaj (Chitragupta is the patron deity of Kayasthas, a Hindu caste of India and Nepal. [Wikipedia]

Bhai Teeka/Panchak Yama

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Thursday October 27, 2022
Hinduism : Called Bhaubeej in India, this is a Bhai Bij legend in Hindu mythology: after slaying Narkasur, Lord Krishna visited his sister Subhadra who gave him a warm welcome with sweets and flowers. She also affectionately applied tilak on Krishna's forehead. Since then the custom of celebrating Bhaubeej or Bhai Bij started. Carrying forward the Bhaubeej ceremony in traditional style, sisters' perform arti of their brother and apply a red tika on the brother's forehead. This teeka ceremony, on the occasion of Bhai Bij signifies sister's sincerest prayers for the long and happy life of her brother. In return brothers bless their sisters and treat them with Bhaubeej or cash gifts. (Wikipedia)

Chhath

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Sunday October 30, 2022
Hinduism : Dedicated to the Hindu Sun God, Surya, also known as Surya Shashti.

Chhath

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Monday October 31, 2022
Hinduism :

Sardar Patel day

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Monday October 31, 2022
Hinduism : (31 October 1875 – 15 December 1950), was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India. He was an Indian barrister and statesman, a senior leader of the Indian National Congress and one of the founding member of the Republic of India who played a leading role in the country's struggle for independence and guided its integration into a united, independent nation. [Wikipedia]

Rahasa Purnima

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Tuesday November 8, 2022
Hinduism :

Kanakadasa Jayanti

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Friday November 11, 2022
Hinduism : Celebrates the birth anniversary of Saint and Poet Kanaka Dasa, one of the greatest social reformers of Karnataka and who is equally noted for his musical compositions.

Regional holiday

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Sunday November 20, 2022
Hinduism : Namami Barak festival in Cachar, Hailakandi and Karimganj

Kanakadasa Jayanti

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Tuesday November 22, 2022
Hinduism : Celebrates the birth anniversary of Saint and Poet Kanaka Dasa, one of the greatest social reformers of Karnataka and who is equally noted for his musical compositions.

Lachit Divas

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Thursday November 24, 2022
Hinduism : Lachit Borphukan, a commander in the Ahom kingdom, fought the 1671 Battle of Saraighat that contained an attack by Mughal forces.