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Indian Subcontinent: Festal Calendar

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Author(s): Keul, István
Festal Calendar Feasts in Hinduism (selection) The feasts in the diagram (clockwise): New Year, the day of the last new moon before the spring equinox (in the year 2000, April 5). The Ninth of Rama ( Ramanavani, on the ninth day of the bright half of the month of Caitra): in temples of Rama and Vishnu, Rama's birthday is celebrated. The Guru's Full Moon ( Gurupurnima, Ashada, 15, bright): veneration of the Guru. The Fifth of the Serpent ( Nagapancami, Shravana, 5, bright): the Nagas (serpentine divinities) are reverenced. The Binding of the Guardian Band ( Rakshabandhana), Shravana, 15, br…