Diwali – Festival of lights

Diwali is one of the most important festivals of the Hindus and is commonly known as the festival of lights. It broadly marks the victory of good over evil symbolized as victory of light over darkness. However, the Hindus have three different interpretations of Diwali which are stated below: In Northern India, celebrates return of […]

Janmashtami

The birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with much fervor and passion across the nation as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami. The celebration usually falls in the month of August or September based on the Hindu calendar. Importance of Janmashtami Lord Krishna is the reincarnation of Lord Vishnu and the day on which he was born is […]

Ganesh Chaturthi

India is a land of the festival and most of them are dedicated in the honor of Gods or Goddesses. Ganesh Chaturthi is one such festival that is celebrated with a great enthusiasm in India, but its glory is best seen in Maharashtra. Why is it celebrated? Ganesh Chaturthi is a festival that marks the […]

Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan is an annual rite performed across the Indian subcontinent, It’s a festival that illustrates the love and faith that exists in the bond between brothers and sisters. Rakhi is a thread that symbolizes love and protection a sister has for her brother. The occasion is usually celebrated on the full moon day on […]