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THE TRIBUNE SPECIALS
50 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE

TERCENTENARY CELEBRATIONS


C A L E N D A R


Wednesday, January 7, 2009
Vikrama Samvat 2065 Pousha 24
Shaka Samvat 1930 Pousha 17
Hijri 1429 Moharram 09
Pousha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi up to 11.00 p.m. 
The eleventh lunar day of the bright half of Pousha.
Bharani Nakshatra up to 8.20 a.m.
Krittika obliterated (Nakshatra kshaya)
Sadhya yoga up to 2-5 p.m.
The moon enters Taurus 1.52 p.m.
Duration of Bhadra 12.25 p.m. to 11-0 p.m.
Putrada Ekadashi brata for both house holders and Vaishnavites
Sarvartha siddhi yoga 8-20 a.m. (onwards)
Baikuntha Ekadashi (South)a.m.

 

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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