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  • Janmashtami

    Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm in India in the month of July or August. Janmastami is also called Krishana Janmastami.   The actual celebration of Janmashtami takes place during the midnight as Sri Krishna is believed to be borned on a dark, stormy and windy night to […]

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  • Onam

    Onam is a traditional festival. This festival is celebrated with new clothes, feasts served on banana leaves, dancing, sports, games, and snake boat races.   Onam is the biggest festival of Kerala. Onam Festival comes during the Malayali month of Chingam (Aug – Sep). This Hindu festival is celebrated with a great enthusiasm throughout Kerala […]

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  • Holi

    Holi is a two day festival that also celebrates the victory of good over evil, as well as the abundance of the spring harvest season. It’s commonly referred to as the “Festival of Colors”. People exuberantly throw colored powder and water all over each other, have parties, and dance under water sprinklers. Bhang (a paste […]

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  • GANESH CHATURTHI

    Ganesh ji is also called lord Vinayak. The spectacular eleven day Ganesh Chaturthi festival honors the birth of the beloved Hindu elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha.   Ganesh Chaturthi brings people of all religion, caste and creed together. Lord Ganesh is the symbol of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. The start of the festival sees huge, […]

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  • MAKAR SAKRANTI

    It’s Makar Sankranti! On this day the Sun begins its northward journey called the Uttarayan.The movement of the earth begins from one zodiac sign into another is called Sankranti and as the Sun moves into the Capricorn zodiac known as Makar in Hindi, this occasion is known as Makar Sankranti in the Indian context.   […]

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  • Festival of Lights

    Diwali or Divali also known as Deepavali and the “festival of lights”, is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair.The festival preparations and rituals typically extend over a five day period, but the main […]