Vaisakhi

Vaisakhi, also pronounced as Baisakhi is observed by Hindus and Sikhs. It also marks the beginning of Hindu solar New year. Vaisakhi marks the first day of the month... Wikipedia

  • Also called:  Baisakhi
  • Observed by:  Hindus and Sikhs
  • Type:  religious, cultural
  • Significance:  Hindu Solar New Year, Nepalese New Year, Punjabi New Year, Harvest festival, birth of the Khalsa
  • Celebrations:  Fairs, Ritual Bathing, Amrit Sanchaar (baptism) for new Khalsa, Parades and Nagar Kirtan
  • Observances:  Prayers, processions, raising of the Nishan Sahib flag, Fairs
  • Related to:  South and Southeast Asian solar New Year
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo