Navratri, Durga Puja, Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Ayutha Pooja, Saraswati Puja 2016 Holidays Date:
Durga Puja 2016:
The Durga Puja festival is celebrated every year on 6th to 10th day of bright lunar fortnight in the Bikram Sambat Calendar month of Ashwin.
This year the Durga Puja festival will be celebrated from 7th October 2016 to 11th October 2016 across various states of India by the Hindus.
The Dasara festival is called with different names as Dashera, Dussera, Dussehra, Vijayadashami across the states of India as a part of Navratri festival.
Navaratri is the major festival celebrated all over India for 9 nights and 10 days with the 10th day of celebration named as Vijayadashami or Dussehra
This year the Navratri 2016 festival is to be celebrated from 2nd October 2016, Sunday to 11th October 2016, Tuesday across all the states of India.
Ayudha Puja 2016:
Ayudha Puja is an part of the Navratri Hindu festival traditionally celebrated in India which is also observed as Saraswati Puja.
On 10th October 2016, Monday the Ayutha Pooja festival is to be celebrated across the states of Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Kerala and some other states of India.
For the festivals of Navratri, Durga Puja, Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Ayutha Pooja, Saraswati Puja there will be Government holidays, Bank holidays which depends on the states.