Ram Navami 2015 in Odisha Date, Wallpaper, Facebook Comment Photo
Ram Navami is a Hindu festival, celebrating the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya.
Ram Navami is a gazetted holiday in Odisha with other states like Bihar, Chattisgarah, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh.
The holiday is celebrated on the ninth day of Chaitra month (the first month in the Hindu lunar calendar). It marks the culmination of the spring festival of Vasanta Navratri (Chaitra Navratri) which begins on Ugadi.
Rama was the 7th incarnation of Vishnu. He was the hero of the Ramayana, the ancient Sanskrit epic.