Hola Mohalla festival

About Hola Mohalla festival Hola Mohalla festival is a major bubbly occasion for Sikhs around the globe. The traditional Sikh festival had started when the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh decided to inaugurate such a festival, especially in the territory of Punjab and Haryana. Hola Mohalla is actually an annual fair that is organised […]

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Guru Purnima

About Guru Purnima Guru Purnima is an auspicious occasion to pay remembrance to our gurus and seek their blessings. The word “Guru’ is ironic in meaning as ‘Gu’ means darkness and ‘ru’ signifies the elimination of darkness. So, together they make a true sense and depict guru as the one who enlightens our mind and […]

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Shivaji Jayanti

About Shivaji Jayanti  Shivaji Jayanti is celebrated as the birthday of Shivaji Maharaj which is a grand occasion of the state of Maharashtra. Shivaji Maharaj was the greatest ruler of Maharashtra. So, Maharashtrians have a great regard for this Maratha ruler. To give a respect, the birthday of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj is celebrated on huge […]

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Nuakhai festival

About Nuakhai festival Nuakhai festival is an agriculture festival celebrated primarily in western Odisha by farmers to thank ‘Mother Earth’ for being so bountiful. The word nua means new and khai means food, so the name means the farmers are in possession of the newly harvested rice. Nuakhai is also called Nuakhai Parab or Nuakahi […]

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Narali Purnima

About Narali Purnima Narali Purnima festival is celebrated all over India by the people for whom the sea is a means of living, particularly the fishermen. This festival is important for those who depend on sea for their life. It is celebrated mostly by the fishing community who offer their prayers for their safety to […]

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Cheti Chand

About Cheti Chand Cheti Chand is an important festival celebrated by Sindhi people of Pakistan and India. In Sindh the beginning of the new year was considered Cheti Chand. It is seen as an auspicious day for business as it also marks the start of the new financial year. The Sindhi community celebrates the festival […]

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Anant Chaturdashi

 About Anant Chaturdashi Anant, another name of Lord Vishnu, means eternal, and Chaturdashi means fourteen, Anant Chaturdashi, also known as Anant Chaudas. Anant Chaturdashi is also the last day of the Hindu festival of Ganeshotsav. It is generally the tenth or eleventh day after Ganesh Chaturthi, and all the Ganesh idols brought into homes and […]

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Kartik Purnima

About Kartik Purnima Kartik Purnima is celebrated by Hindus all over the world, the deity of primary importance on this day is Lord Vishnu, whose one form is Lord Krishna. The Purnima on the day of Shukla Paksha in the Kartik month is known as Kartik Purnima. Kartik Purnima is also known as Tripuri Purnima […]

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Ramadan

About Ramadan Ramadan is the most sacred month of the year in Islamic culture. Ramadan is a month of intense spiritual rejuvenation with a heightened focus on devotion, during which Muslims spend extra time reading the Qur’an and performing special prayers. In Ramadan, Muslims fast from food and drink during the sunlit hours as a […]

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Hanuman Jayanti

About Hanuman Jayanti The holy Hanuman Jayanti or Hanumath Jayanti festival celebrates the birth of Hanuman as per Hindu calendar, one of the prominent heroes of the Indian super epic Ramayana. Hanuman is the symbol of strength and energy. Lord Hanuman is an epitome of belief, trust and devotion. On this day, devotees pray to […]

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