Kartak Purnima

Kartak Purnima is an important festival of the Jains. This festival is observed during the month of Kartak (October-November), following the Diwali festival of the Hindus. It is considered very auspicious to undertake a pilgrimage on this day. All the places, considered sacred by the Jains, witness a heavy influx of devotees during the auspicious event.

[Source 17-June-2005]

Updated on 5th March, 2015


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