The National Calender based on. Saka Era, with Chaitra as its first month and a normal
March 1957 along with the Gregorian ale for (i) Gazette of India (ii) News broadcast by All Indit), Radio (iii) Calendars issued by the govt. of India. (iv) Govt. ctymmunications addressed to the members of the public.
- 1 Chaitra tolling on 22 ‘March normally and on 21. March in leap year.
Months of the National Ca!enfier
- Chaitra • Vaisakhz- Jaishtha
- Ashadha • Shravan • Bhadra.
- Ashvina • Karti t.a Margashirsha
• Pausha • Magha • Phalguna