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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 … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on 14/04/2014 in Events | Post A Comment
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Wish You All a Happy Mahavir Jayanti!

Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Mahavir, the founder of Jain religion who taught the world the essence of ‘Unity of Life’. Mahavir’s idol is given a holy bath on this day known as ‘abhishek’ and devotees … Read More…

Posted by Shaadilive on 13/04/2014 in Events | 5 Comments
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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 08/04/2014 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 28/03/2014 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 17/03/2014 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 26/01/2014 in Events | 1 Comment
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