Looking for when is Ram Navami (राम नवमी) in 2016?
If yes, you have come to the right place. Ram Navami (राम नवमी) in 2016 will be observed on Friday, 15th April.
As per Hindu calendar, Ram Navami (राम नवमी) falls on ninth day (navmi) of Chaitra month.
Ram Navami (राम नवमी), also known as ‘Srirama Navami’, is a Hindu festival which is usually observed in the month of March or April. However, Ram Navami (राम नवमी) in 2016 will be observed on Friday, 15th April. The festival marks Lord Rama’s Birthday. Ram Navami (राम नवमी) is primarily observed in India but is celebrated in all Hindu communities all over the world. Ram Navami (राम नवमी), in India, is a public holiday.
Ram Navami (राम नवमी) is an important day for Lord Rama’s worshipers. Celebrations on this day begin with prayers and observing fast. The best place to see the festivities in full swing is Ayodhya, the city where Lord Rama was born. The whole city is decorated with illumination lights and garlands of flowers. The procession of decorated chariots is what you should not miss. These chariots are the highlights of the grand celebrations.
The dates of Ram Navami (राम नवमी) vary every year because of the fact that it is based on Hindu calendar and Hindu calendars are based on the Solar cycle. It is one of India’s most joyous and fun-filled festival which promotes the message of happiness and victory of good over evil.”