Hindu Holidays Rules

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Hindu Holidays Rules

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Hindu holidays recurrence rules are either based on the Hindu Lunar Calendar or the Hindu Solar Calendar. Most Hindu holidays are based on the Lunar Calendar.

 

Hindu Lunar holidays are based on a lunar month-day-time triplet.

 

 

Deepavali in Singapore

Deepavali in Singapore

 

 

The Leap day if exists option is used for Hindu public holidays of the paraviddha type (such as Deepavali and Diwali) .

 

There are 2 types of Hindu Solar holidays:

 

Most are simply based on a solar month-day pair.

 

Tamil New Year, India

Tamil New Year, India

 

But some also depend on the Nakshatra:

 

 

See also: Hindu tokens and Recurrence Rules Options.


Topic 158200 updated on 11-Jun-2017.
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