When was Navaratri in 2016? - When-Is.com
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When was Navaratri in 2016?

Navaratri in 2016 started on Saturday, the 1st of October (1/10/2016) and continued for 9 days until Sunday, the 9th of October.

How are Navaratri dates determined?

The Navratri commences on the first day (pratipada) of the bright fortnight of the lunar month of Ashwin. The festival is celebrated for nine nights once every year during the beginning of October, although as the dates of the festival are determined according to the lunar calendar, the festival may be held for a day more or a day less.

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