Ramanavami


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Noun1.Ramanavami - Hindu lunar holiday (on the 9th day of Caitra) to celebrate the birth of Rama
holiday - a day on which work is suspended by law or custom; "no mail is delivered on federal holidays"; "it's a good thing that New Year's was a holiday because everyone had a hangover"
Caitra, Chait - the first Hindu calendar month (corresponding to March in the Gregorian calendar)
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At least nine districts remained badly affected with communal tension in the wake of the Hindu festival of Ramanavami last month.
Police said journalist Navin Nishchal, 35, and his colleague Vijay Singh, 25, were returning on their bike after covering a procession, held to mark the major Hindu festival of Ramanavami, when a speeding Mahindra Scorpio came from behind and rammed into their bike, crushing them to death.