HyperDic: hindu_calendar

English > 1 sense of the expression Hindu calendar:
NOUNtimeHindu calendarthe lunisolar calendar governing the religious life of Hindus
English > Hindu calendar: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningThe lunisolar calendar governing the religious life of Hindus; an extra month is inserted after every month in which there are two new moons (once every three years).
PartsAghan, MargasivsaThe ninth month of the Hindu calendar
Asarh, AsadhaThe fourth month of the Hindu calendar
Asin, AsvinaThe seventh month of the Hindu calendar
Baisakh, VaisakhaThe second month of the Hindu calendar
Bhadon, BhadrapadaThe sixth month of the Hindu calendar
Chait, CaitraThe first Hindu calendar month (corresponding to March in the Gregorian calendar)
Hindu calendar monthAny lunisolar month in the Hindu calendar
Jeth, JyaisthaThe third month of the Hindu calendar
Kartik, KarttikaThe eighth month of the Hindu calendar
Magh, MaghaThe eleventh month of the Hindu calendar
Phagun, PhalgunaThe twelfth month of the Hindu calendar
Pus, PansaThe tenth month of the Hindu calendar
Sawan, SravanaThe fifth month of the Hindu calendar
Broaderlunisolar calendarA calendar based on both lunar and solar cycles
Spanishcalendario hindú

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