Monday June 24, 2019

Navratri 2016

Hindu goddess Durga combating evil and the dharma of good.Hindu goddess Durga combating evil and the dharma of good.

Navratri for the year 2016 starts on Saturday, October 1st and ends the 9 day festival on Tuesday, October 11th.

Navratri is a 9 day festival dedicated to the Hindu deity Durga which starts on the first day of the Lunar month of Ashwin. In Sanskrit Navratri broken up mean nine nights.

Saturday, October 1st is day number 275 of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -8 months, -23 daysto start the 9 day festival of Navratri 2016.

More information on Navratri. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Navratri, Navratri, Navarathri, Durga Puja
Type:Observance, Hindu
When:First day of the month of Ashwin on Hindu Calendar

October 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1 - SatNavratri 2016Hindu-996
Oct 1 - SatMuharram 2016Muslim-996
Oct 3 - MonChild Health Day 2016Observance-994
Oct 3 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2016 Jewish-994
Oct 9 - SunLeif Erikson 2016Observance-988
Oct 10Dussehra 2016Hindu-987
Oct 12 - WedAshura 2016Muslim-985
Oct 12 - Wed Yom Kippur 2016 Jewish-985
Oct 10 - Mon Columbus Day 2016Federal Holiday-987
Oct 17 - MonBoss's Day 2016Observance-980
Oct 17 - MonSukkot 2016Jewish-980
Oct 24Shemini Atzeret 2016Jewish-973
Oct 25Simchat Torah 2016Jewish-972
Oct 30 - SunDiwali 2016Hindu -967
Oct 31 - Mon Halloween 2016 Observance-966

Navratri by Year