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…

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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…

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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…

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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 14. Read More…

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From Chaiwala to a Web Developer

Raju Yadav joined Shaadi.com 10 years ago as an office boy. He was later promoted as an office assistant and today, he is a web developer at Shaadi.com. He may have spent 10 years serving tea/coffee in the office but it’s only his determination & dedication that has helped him grow. Read More…

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5 Tips For a Successful Relationship

You’re prepared to be in a relationship and you think finding a partner online is a great option, because its convenient? If yes, you’re right! It surely is convenient but just finding a partner doesn’t make a relationship successful. Neither do diamonds, flowers or other expensive gifts. Read More…

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