Hindu Holy Days

Symbols via Noun Project

Zoroastrian & Pagan – Pierre TORET
Jain – André Luiz Gollo
Islam – anbileru adaleru
Christian – Nick Kinling
Buddhist – Rene Ramsey-Passmore

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Hindu Raksha Bandhan – Hindu Hindu festival honoring the loving ties between brothers and sisters in a family. Aug 22 Aug 11
Hindu Krishna Janmashtami – Hindu Hindu commemoration of the birth of Krishna – the 8th incarnation of the god Vishnu who took the form of Krishna to destroy the evil king Kansa. Aug 30 Aug 18
Hindu Navaratri – Hindu Hindu Festival of the divine mother honoring Durga, wife of Shiva, and seeking her blessings. Also observed as a celebration recalling the days of Lord Krishna. Oct 6 Sept 26
Hindu Dasara (Dussehra) – Hindu Hindu celebration of victory and valor. Lord Rama is remembered as winning a victory over evil. Oct 15 Oct 5
Hindu Diwali – Hindu – Jain – Sikh Hindu Festival of Lights symbolizing the human urge to move toward the light. Gift exchanges, fireworks and festive meals. Nov 4 Oct 24
Hindu Holi – Hindu Spring festival; a carnival occasion featuring bright colors, pilgrimages and bonfires. Mar 18 Mar 18
Hindu Baisakhi/Vaisakhi – Hindu – Sikh Anniversary of the creation of the Khalsa (the army of the Pure Ones) in 1699. April 14 April 14