Orthodox New Year’s Day (Julian Calendar)
|Event Name||Orthodox New Year’s Day (Julian Calendar)|
|Start Date||14th Jan 2017 12:00am|
The Old New Year or the Orthodox New Year is an informal traditional holiday, celebrated as the start of the New Year by the Julian calendar. In the 20th and 21st centuries, the Old New Year falls on January 14 in the Gregorian calendar. The same day is celebrated in India as the sun ends its southward journey and starts moving northward: Makar Sankranti.