Tag: Festival

Celebrating Raksha Bandhan!

Celebrating Raksha Bandhan!

Raksha Bandhan is a festival primarily observed in North India, which celebrates the relationship between brothers and sisters. The festival is observed to celebrate brotherhood and love.

Happy Friendship Day!

Happy Friendship Day!

Friendship Day started off in 1935. This day is celebrated every year on the first Sunday of August. This is the time to reunite with old friends whom we have lost touch with and celebrate those special moments we have spent together.

Eid Mubarak!

Eid Mubarak!

Eid is celebrated after the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. It’s a three-day festival observed by the Muslim community and holds great religious significance across the globe. Eid-ul-Fitr literally means ‘festival of breaking the fast’. This festival symbolizes faith and is celebrated based on an Islamic belief by following the form of social …

Happy Buddha Purnima!

Happy Buddha Purnima!

Buddha Purnima falls on the full moon night in the month of  Vaisakha commemorating the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha. Lord Buddha was born in 623 BC and received enlightenment in 588 BC.

Akshaya Tritiya: An Auspicious Day

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 of solving his poverty.

Happy Easter

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.