skandaSaSThI Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary f. the 6th day of the light half of the month Karttika Cat. a festival in honour of Karttikeya on the 6th day of the month Caitra MW. {-vrata} n. a partic. religious observance Cat. N. of wk. Skanda Sashti, the sixth day in the bright half of the month of Aippasi (Oct 15 - Nov 15), is celebrated in Saivite temples all over Tamilnadu

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