17th September 2003, 10:41 PM
Change of Date for Deepavali in Year 2003
In a press release on public holidays for 2003 released on 4 March
2002, the Ministry announced that:
(a) Deepavali would fall on 23 October 2003 (Thursday) based on
(b) the date would be counter-checked with the Indian Almanacs when
they are available towards the end of 2002 as the actual Deepavali date is
based on the Indian Almanacs; and
(c) should there be a difference, the Ministry of Manpower would
The actual date for Deepavali in 2003 is now known. It will fall on
24 October 2003 (Friday) instead of 23 October 2003 (Thursday).
17th September 2003, 11:58 PM
Hooray!!! A long weekend coming. Can go for longer shoot outing.
Originally Posted by jesser