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Rongali Bihu: The Assamese Festival
Rongali Bihu is the one of the major festivals celebrated in Assam. This festival of Bihu is an agricultural festival and notably there are three Bihu festivals in the year known as Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu, Bhugali (Magh Bihu) and ...
Rongali Bihu The Assamese Harvest Festival

Holi And The Birth Of The Lord Of War
Holi is generally a time for fun and frolic, as it welcomes the arrival of the spring season. It is known as the festival of colours and also the festival of love. Bonfires are lit before the night of Holi and ...
Holi: Story Behind The Festival Of Colours
As we celebrate Holi this year, lets take a look into our mythology. The stories that revolve around this festival are quite intriguing. There is the story of the demon king Hiranyakashipu, his equally evil sister Holika and how Lord Vishnu ...
Holi Story Behind The Festival Of Colours
Importance Of Maha Shivaratri
Maha Shivratri, the most important festival to worship Lord Shiva, is on the 14th night of the new moon during the dark half of the month of Phalguna (Feb / March). Praying to Lord Shiva on Maha Shivratri will help ...
Why Is Lohri Celebrated?
Indians are known as a bunch of people who celebrate some or the other festival throughout the year. The year begins with the Lohri and Makar Sankranti celebrations all over the country. Lohri is celebrated with great fervour in the Punjab ...
Why Is Lohri Celebrated
Why Sikhs Celebrate Gurpurab/Guru Nanak Jayanti?
The day of Kartik Purnima is of great significance. A lot of communities gather for festivities on this day. It is especially momentous for the Sikh community as they celebrate the birth anniversary of their first Guru, the founder of Sikhism: ...
The Legends Of Chhath
Every festival of India has an interesting story behind it. These stories make the festivals all the more interesting and significant. Chhath is one such festival which has an interesting legend behind it. Chhath, is a primitive Hindu festival celebrated ...
The Legends Of Chhath
Rituals To Follow On Bhai Dooj
After the sparkling celebration of Diwali, brothers and sisters all over India get ready for the festival of Bhai Dooj. On this day, the sisters put 'tilak' on their brothers' forehead and pray for their well being. The brothers are supposed ...
Significance Of Sharad Purnima & Kojagari Lakshmi Puja
Sharad Purnima or Kojagari Purnima is a day of great significance for the Hindus. Sharad Purnima is the full moon day of the Hindu lunar month of Ashwin. It is also known as the Kaumudi celebration and it is believed ...
Significance Of Sharad Purnima Kojagari Lakshmi Puja
Awesome Handmade Gifts For Navratri
Other than celebrating Navratri with much enthusiasm, people like to pamper their loved ones with gifts during this festive season. Instead of giving gifts bought from shops, you can make your own special handmade gifts for your loved ones. Handmade ...
Rituals Of Vishwakarma Puja
Vishwakarma is believed to be the deity who is the main architect of the Universe. He is the son of the creator, Brahma and is the official architect of all the palaces where the Gods reside. He is also the designer ...
Rituals Of Vishwakarma Puja
Popular Tales On Raksha Bandhan
Raksha Bandhan is amongst the most popular festivals of the Hindu religion and is distinct in many a way. A festival that celebrates and seeks to celebrate and strengthen the bond between brothers and sisters is commemorated with great pomp and ...
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