Sri Krishna Jayanti (Hinduism) Sri Krishna Jayanti (or Janmashtami) celebrates the birthday of Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the God Vishnu.
Raksha Bandhan (Hinduism) Raksha Bandhan (tying on protection) is a festival in which married and unmarried girls and women tie amulets on the wrists of their brothers for protection against evil.
Vaisakhi (Hinduism) Vaisakhi, first day of the solar year, celebrates the harvest. It is especially important in North India.
Ramanavami (Hinduism) Ramanavami celebrated the birthday of Rama, the seventh incarnation of the God Vishnu. During the previous eight days, Hindus read the Ramayana, a Hindu epic, which tells the story of Rama.