Important Hindu Festivals and Auspicious Days in April 2008

Dates of important festivals associated with Hinduism in 2008 April calendar.

2nd April – Ekadasi Fasting

6th April – Amavasi (in some calendars 5th April)

6th April – Basant Spring Navratri Begins

7th April – Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year

7th April – Gudi Padwa New Year in Maharashtra

11th April – Shasti Fasting

13th April – Tamil New Year (Chithirai 1), Souramana Ugadi

13th April – Shri Rama Jayanti (Ramnavami Smarta)

14th April – Ram Navami

14th April – Vishu New Year in Kerala

14th April – Bohag Bihu (Assam New Year)

14th April – Nababarsha (Bengali New Year)

14th April – Swaminarayan Jayanti

16th April – Thrissur Pooram

16th April – Ekadashi

20th April – Hanuman Jayanthi

20th April – Purnima or Poornima

20th April – Chithirai Pournami (Tamil Calendar)