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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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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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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Onam Festival

About Onam Festival Onam is the biggest festival in the Indian state of Kerala and is celebrated with great pomp and show. According to a popular legend, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit Kerala at the time of Onam. The festivities of Onam reflects the traditions and […]

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Dol Purnima Festival

Dol Purnima Festival Dol Purnima is the last festival of Bengali calender and celebrated from the ancient times.  This festival is celebrated to give a warm welcome to the spring season. Holi is also known by the name of Dol Purnima in West Bengal. Basically, Dol Purnima is like Holi festival, in which people smear […]

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