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Tuesday, December 9, 2008
Vikrama Samvat 2065 Margasheersha 25
Shaka Samvat 1930 Margasheersha 18
Hijri 1429 Zilhij 10
Margasheersha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi up to 11-40 p.m.
The eleventh lunar day of the bright half of Margasheersha.
Ashvini Nakshatra up to 12-32 a.m. (December, 10)
Varyana yoga up to 3-03 p.m.
Duration of Bhadra up to 11.40 a.m.
Jupiter enters Capricorn 11.00 p.m.
Mokshda Ekadashi (for householders and Vaishnavites both)
Geeta Jayanti
Mouni Ekadashi (Jain)
Eidul Zuha (Muslim)
Gandamoola afflictions up to 12.32 a.m. (December, 10).

 

Holidays/ festivals during the year 2008

Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh January 5
Republic Day January 26
Basant Panchami February 11
Milad-un-Nabi March 21
Mahavir Jayanti April 18
Buddha Purnima May 20
Maha Shivratri March 6
Good Friday March 21
Holi March 22
Baisakhi April 14
Ram Navami April 14
Martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev June 16
Independence Day August 15
Janamashtami August 24
Raksha Bandhan August 16
Id-ul-Fitr October 2
Gandhi Jayanti October 2
Dussehra October 9
Diwali October 28
Martyrdom day Guru Teg Bahadur November 24
Birthday of Sri Guru Nanak Dev November 13
Id-ul-Zuha December 9
Christmas

December 25

Jor Mela Fatehgarh Sahib Dec 26, 27 & 28



 



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