Another interesting event brought to you by Calendarwallah@Gmail.com and STE Inc. Navratri occurs on Sep 29th in 2008 (a lunar calendar event).
Navratri (Sanskrit: नवरात्रि) is a Hindu festival of worship and dance. The word Navaratri literally means nine nights in Sanskrit; Nava meaning Nine and Ratri meaning nights. During these nine nights and ten days, nine forms of Shakti/Devi i.e. female divinity are worshipped.