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(Christian - Coptic & Eastern Orthodox) On this day, some Eastern churches celebrate the birth of Jesus according to the Julian calendar, which is currently 13 days behind the Gregorian or Western calendar.
(Buddhist) In Mahayana countries the new year starts on the first full moon day in January and is celebrated for three days.
(Sikh) Commemoration of the martyrdom of the Forty immortals (followers of Guru Gobind Singh).
The Tibetan New Year is called Losar and is celebrated for three days by visiting, feasting and relaxation
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