Consider the following pairs:
          Festival                     Month

  1. Ramanavmi                  :       Chaitra
  2. Makar Sankranti       :       Pausa
  3. Dussehra                       :       Bhaado
  4. Ganesh Chaturthi     :      Ashwin

Which of the above is/are correctly matched?

Answer: [A] 1 and 2 Only

Dussehra is celebrated on the tenth day of the month of Ashwin and Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated in the month of Bhaadrapada
according to the Hindu lunisolar calendar.

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