Acharya is celebrated on the third day of Navapad Oli as the leader of the four-fold Sangh established by the Arihant.
The Sangh consists of monks, nuns, and male and female household followers.
After Arihant, Acharya is the decision-making authority in
In the Hindu faith there is no Christmas celebration.
However, in 1985 a five-day festival named Pancha Ganapati was created by
This festival marks the first day of spring (Vasanta means the spring).
The fields in India are mustard yellow with the ripening of crops. Yellow is an auspicious spiritual colour.
The festival falls on the fifth day of Magh (January-February) Shukla or the bright time of the lunar month.