15 Jul - 28 Jul

Eighth Nakaiy of Hulhangu
Wet and overcast


This Nakaiy is rainy and the skies are overcast most of the time. Winds are generally from the West.


Winds at an average speed of 11 knots per hour (20.37 km/hr). Average rainfall is 88.6 mm (3.49 inches) and the average sunshine is 89.0 hrs.


Good. Schools are very close to the coast.


The name given in Maldives to the eighth Nakaiy of Hulhangu season. According to Hindu astrologers it is the eighth lunar mansion and is called Pushya, which means, "nourish, thrive" it is also called Tishya, which means "auspicious". The presiding divinity is Brahaspati. To the Arabs it is the eighth manzil of the moon and is known as An-Nathrah, meaning "the nose-gap". Singhala name is Pusha. It either figured as a crescent or a barbed head of an arrow.


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