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The national calendar of india based on the Saka Era

Date

22nd March 1957
Expired!

Time

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67 Years ago

In india The national calendar based on the Saka Era was adopted along with the Gregorian calendar.

“The Saka Era is believed to was founded by King Shalivanhana of Shatavahana dynasty. The Saka calendar consists of 365 days and 12 months which is similar to the structure of the Gregorian Calendar. The first month of the Saka Samvat is Chaitra which begins on March 22 which corresponds with March 21 during the leap year.”