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Akshaya Tritiya: An Auspicious Day

Akshaya Tritiya is an auspicious festival that falls on the third day after Amavasi (no moon) in the Hindu month of Vaishakha. The most popular legend associated with Akshaya Tritiya is that of Sudama visiting Lord Krishna with the hope … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on May 2, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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It’s Earth Day!

Earth Day is celebrated every year on the 22nd of April. The idea behind celebrating this day is to raise awareness about a wide range of environmental issues and problems. The aim is to inspire people to take interest in … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 22, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment

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 … 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.

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.

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 … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on April 14, 2014 in Events | 1 Comment
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