Mahavir Jayanti, also known as Mahavir Swami Jayanti, is observed on the 13th day in the month of Chaitra, as per the Hindu Samwat calendar. Hence, the festive occasion of Mahavir Jayanti is also known as ‘Veer Taras’ by a lot of people. As per the Hindu scriptures, the date of Mahavir Jayanti 2020 will be April 6 (Monday). People celebrate his birthday in zeal and high spirits. They send across Mahavir Jayanti wishes to their loved ones on this special day.