Jhulan Purnima in Odisha in 2022

Jhulan Purnima in Odisha in 2022

  How long until Jhulan Purnima?
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  Dates of Jhulan Purnima in Odisha
2022 Thu, Aug 11Regional Holiday
2021 Sun, Aug 22Regional Holiday
2020 Mon, Aug 3Regional Holiday
2019 Thu, Aug 15Regional Holiday
  Summary

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals in Odisha for the followers of Lord Krishna.

When is Jhulan Purnima?

Jhulan Purnima is a regional public holiday in the Indian state of Odisha. It is observed on the purnima (full moon) in the month of Shravan, which means it falls in July or August in the Gregorian calendar.

Traditions of Jhulan Purnima

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals for the followers of Lord Krishna celebrated in the monsoon month of Shravan. After Holi and Janmashtami, it is the biggest and most popular religious occasion of the Vaishnavas.

Known for its spectacular display of decorated swings, song, and dance, Jhulan is a joyful festival celebrating the Radha Krishna amour coupled with the romantic fervor of the rainy season in India.

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