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Title : Samvatsari


Date : Nov 10, 2021

Description :

Prelims Specific Topic

 

  • It is a festival celebrated by the Jain community, especially the Shwetambara sect.
  • It is the last day of an eight-day observance of prayers called Paryushana Parva or Paryushana.
  • It falls on Shukla Panchami each year in the Jain calendar month of Bhadrapada
  • Samvatsari is also known as the Day of Forgiveness.

 

· Source :  The Times of India


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