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Krishna Paksha

2. Krishna Paksha (Darker side of month in fortnight when moon is waning) Pratipad, Dwitya, Tritiya, Chaturthi, Panchami, Shashti, Saptami, Ashthami, Navami, Dashami, Ekadashi, Dwadashi, Trayodashi, Chaturdashi and Amabashya (Moonless night). Krsna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, ch. 36 his day is the fourteenth day of the dark half of the month, krsna-paksa Caturdasi (with crescent moon). http://www.veda.harekrsna.cz/encyclopedia/siva.htm
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