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Wish You a Prosperous Ram Navami

Ram Navami is a festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Rama, the son of King Dasharath. On this day most people fast and participate in a puja by sprinkling water and showering handfuls of rice on the deities.

Posted by Shaadilive on April 8, 2014 in Events | 1 Comment
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Happy Gudi Padwa!

Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of the New Year. This day is considered quite auspicious as new ventures are started and house-warming poojas are performed. While Maharastrians call it Gudi Padwa, it is known as Ugadi in Karnataka and Andhra … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on March 28, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Celebrating Holi!

Holi celebrates the triumph of good over evil and falls in the month of Phalgun on a full moon day. The tradition of burning ‘Holika’ is religiously followed even today. According to legend Hirankashyap (the devil) ordered his sister Holika … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on March 17, 2014 in Events | 4 Comments
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Happy Republic Day!

Republic Day is celebrated in India on January 26 every year. This day is one of the most important national events in the Indian calendar as years back on January 26, 1950 the Constitution of India came into being.

Posted by Shaadilive on January 26, 2014 in Events | 1 Comment
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Happy Bihu to All

The Assamese New Year, most popularly known as Bihu celebrates the coming of Spring. There are three Bihu festivals in a year – Rongali Bihu, Bhugali Bihu and Kangali Bihu signifying the different phases in the farming calendar.

Posted by Shaadilive on January 14, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Happy Makar Sankranti!

Makar Sankranti is a major harvest festival celebrated as the transition of the sun that takes place from Sagittarius to Capricorn. On this day people worship the Sun God and take a holy dip at Sangam which is the confluence … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on January 14, 2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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