Mahalaya Amavaasai
Start Date:   Sep 19, 17
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Mahalaya Amavasya (Maha means large and laya means destruction) is performed during the Lunar Period that occurs somewhere between the months of September and October.

The day of Mahalaya Amavasya is the day of great significance and importance to all Hindus.It is the annual festival for propitiating the spirits of ancestors, with prayers for peace.