Shankaracharya Jayanti

Shankaracharya Jayanti falls on the fifth day of the bright half of the month of Vaisakha, according to the North Indian Hindu Calendar. It is the birthday of one of India's greatest Hindu saints and a world teacher, Adi Shankaracharya. He was born at Kaladi in Kerala. On this day devotees pray, meditate and study his works.

Updated on 25th November, 2005


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