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Dry day today in India on April 21 for Mahavir Jayanti 2024: Alcohol sales banned in liquor stores, bars and restaurants across the country

Is today a dry day on April 21, 2024 in India? The answer to this question is yes. The reason is the celebration of Mahavir Jayanti 2024, marking the 2622nd birth anniversary of Lord Mahavira, the 24th Tirthankara of Jainism. Mahavir Jayanti is one of the most important Jain festivals, so a dry day is observed on this date. For the unversed, according to alcohol laws in India, a dry day is a specific day when the sale of alcohol is prohibited in liquor stores, bars and restaurants across the country. It is mainly observed during major religious festivals, national holidays and elections in India. Mahavir Jayanti 2024 Date, Time and Shubh Muhurat: Know the significance and celebrations related to the day that marks the birth anniversary of Lord Mahavira.

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