Happy Easter


Easter is one of the biggest and most widely celebrated festivals among Christians all over the world. Lord Jesus was crucified on a Friday over 2000 years ago. It is believed that on the 3rd day he rose from the dead and ascended into heaven. This momentous day is celebrated as Easter. Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 20, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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India Celebrates Hanuman Jayanti!

Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated every year on the full moon day of Chaitra (April) to mark the birth of Lord Hanuman. Lord Hanuman is known for his great strength, power and his immortal devotion towards Lord Rama. Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 15, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Tamil New Year: Happy Puthandu

The first day of the Tamil calendar begins early as members of the household perform ‘Kanni’. In this ritual, auspicious items such as betel leaves, jewellery, fruits, flowers and vegetables are put together and watched. Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 14, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Bengali New Year: Pohela Boishakh

Pohela Boishakh is the first day of the Bengali calendar and is celebrated in West Bengal, Bangladesh and amongst the Bengali communities in the other states of India. Bengalis welcome the first day of the year by being part of the ‘Prabhat Pheri’ (processions) early in the morning. Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 14, 2014 in Events | 1 Comment
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Wish You a Happy and Prosperous Vishu!

New Year celebrated in Kerala is known as Vishu. The most important part of Vishu is the Vishukkani (first to be seen). An array of auspicious items like rice, linen, cucumber, betel leaves and a mirror are placed in an uruli (metal vessel) the previous night. Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 14, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Celebrating Baisakhi

Baisakhi is an ancient harvest festival in the Punjab region that also marks the beginning of a new solar year and harvest season. Baisakhi is a Sikh religious festival falling on the first day of the Baisakh month in the solar Nanakshahi calendar, which corresponds to April 13. Read More…

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